Caring for pets

Mrs. Jess Hobson paid a visit to Union Preparatory School’s Grade 1s today to talk to them about caring for their pets. She brought with her a Bilberon’s Gecko to the delight of the little ones for a show-and-tell. Some squirmed away Read More

Union Farmers Market

The ‘Union Farmers Market’, is once again being hosted by Arthur Kingwill House, Herby Arnott House and Max Kroon House, during Interschools Weekend on Friday, the 9th of August. The organisers are offering parents, Old Unionites and friends of Union the option Read More

Annual Grandparents’ Tea

We are delighted to invite all grandparents to our annual Grandparents’ Tea which will be held on Wednesday morning, 21 August at 10:00 in the UPS Dome. Anyone who would like to attend can get their ticket from the UPS office as Read More

Music Hour

From large inclusive choirs to individual musicians, all the learners of Union Preparatory School are encouraged to explore and respond to music. This week, in one of the school’s most anticipated functions of the year, the learners were able to showcase the Read More

Academic enrichment

Every so often, the learners at Union Preparatory School are offered an opportunity to attend a specific academic enrichment event organised within the school or provided by external bodies. This week, several Grade 4 learners attended one such event about snakes presented Read More

Game on!

Union Preparatory School’s Grade 1 and 2 chess players challenged each other to a game of chess on the outside set at the school yesterday. As chess is the ultimate game of strategizing there was some excellent teamwork and critical thinking going Read More

Warm send-off for principal

The Tony Burrell Union at Union High School was the grand venue for a formal dinner on Thursday evening, 16 May, to bid farewell to Union Preparatory School’s principal, Ms. Leona Rich. Ms. Rich has served the school as principal for the Read More

Hockey

Union Prep School’s hockey teams pitted their skills against those of their Cradock Primary School counterparts on the UHS AstroTurf on Saturday morning, 25 May. The u/7A team won 2 – 0, the u/8Bs lost 1 – 2 and the u/8As won Read More