Directors Desk 2020

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John 3:16

10 December 2020

We have finally received the updated Government Gazette. We have read through the document and have found the following sections to be of interest for our schools. Please familiarize yourself with the document and the parts pertaining to you and your school.

Psalm 91:4

24 November 2020

Phase in approach to return to school, health and safety first of all staff and children. Principal meeting feedback for ideas around school finance and school fees. Invitation to the collaborative prayer hours.

Jeremiah 1: 8

12 November 2020

7 useful resource hubs that will help you navigate through learning and teaching a home. Feedback from the ACSI principal meetings on how they have managed to focus on the fundamental skills being taught.

Joel 2:13

10 November 2020

Summary of resource for working/teaching online. Resource platform for COVID 19 documents that are relevant to your school. Managing and collecting school fees during a pandemic explained. Opportunities for emergency funds that have been allocated by Government.

James 1:17

27 October 2020

We have finally received the updated Government Gazette. We have read through the document and have found the following sections to be of interest for our schools. Please familiarize yourself with the document and the parts pertaining to you and your school.

2 Corinthians 4:9

13 October 2020

Phase in approach to return to school, health and safety first of all staff and children. Principal meeting feedback for ideas around school finance and school fees. Invitation to the collaborative prayer hours.

2 Timothy 4: 5

05 October 2020

7 useful resource hubs that will help you navigate through learning and teaching a home. Feedback from the ACSI principal meetings on how they have managed to focus on the fundamental skills being taught.

Hebrews 10:23

21 September 2020

Summary of resource for working/teaching online. Resource platform for COVID 19 documents that are relevant to your school. Managing and collecting school fees during a pandemic explained. Opportunities for emergency funds that have been allocated by Government.

2 Corinthians 9:8

15 September 2020

We have finally received the updated Government Gazette. We have read through the document and have found the following sections to be of interest for our schools. Please familiarize yourself with the document and the parts pertaining to you and your school.

1 Corinthians 2:9

09 September 2020

Phase in approach to return to school, health and safety first of all staff and children. Principal meeting feedback for ideas around school finance and school fees. Invitation to the collaborative prayer hours.

Psalm 13:5-6

28 August 2020

7 useful resource hubs that will help you navigate through learning and teaching a home. Feedback from the ACSI principal meetings on how they have managed to focus on the fundamental skills being taught.

Psalm 13:5-6

14 August 2020

Summary of resource for working/teaching online. Resource platform for COVID 19 documents that are relevant to your school. Managing and collecting school fees during a pandemic explained. Opportunities for emergency funds that have been allocated by Government.

Ephesians 3:19

03 August 2020

We have finally received the updated Government Gazette. We have read through the document and have found the following sections to be of interest for our schools. Please familiarize yourself with the document and the parts pertaining to you and your school.

1 John 3:1

28 July 2020

Phase in approach to return to school, health and safety first of all staff and children. Principal meeting feedback for ideas around school finance and school fees. Invitation to the collaborative prayer hours.

Psalm 91:4

24 July 2020

7 useful resource hubs that will help you navigate through learning and teaching a home. Feedback from the ACSI principal meetings on how they have managed to focus on the fundamental skills being taught.

Hebrews 10:35-36

20 July 2020

Summary of resource for working/teaching online. Resource platform for COVID 19 documents that are relevant to your school. Managing and collecting school fees during a pandemic explained. Opportunities for emergency funds that have been allocated by Government.

1 Timothy 3:13

13 July 2020

We have finally received the updated Government Gazette. We have read through the document and have found the following sections to be of interest for our schools. Please familiarize yourself with the document and the parts pertaining to you and your school.

Mark 10:45

7 July 2020

Phase in approach to return to school, health and safety first of all staff and children. Principal meeting feedback for ideas around school finance and school fees. Invitation to the collaborative prayer hours.

Isaiah 6:8

1 July 2020

7 useful resource hubs that will help you navigate through learning and teaching a home. Feedback from the ACSI principal meetings on how they have managed to focus on the fundamental skills being taught.

Isaiah 6:8

30 June 2020

Summary of resource for working/teaching online. Resource platform for COVID 19 documents that are relevant to your school. Managing and collecting school fees during a pandemic explained. Opportunities for emergency funds that have been allocated by Government.

Psalm 127:1

24 June 2020

We have finally received the updated Government Gazette. We have read through the document and have found the following sections to be of interest for our schools. Please familiarize yourself with the document and the parts pertaining to you and your school.

PROVERBS 28:2

22 June 2020

Preparation and planning for the re-opening of Early Childhood Development Programmes and/or partial care facilities that provide after-school service, subject to the announcement of a date by the Minister of Social Development.

1 SAMUEL 17:36

11 June 2020

Successful reopening of schools and latest proposed Calendar has been distributed. Summary of school protocols to follow for a suspected case of COVID 19. Psychological impact in your school support and resource.

Philippians 1:6

5 June 2020

Practical tips on how to deal with great adversity. Processes for Independent schools to follow for the application for deviation.

Psalm 91:4

2 June 2020

NAISA/DOE consultation regarding the declarations and the COVID 19 school monitoring tool completion and hand in requirements. ECD sector checklist and preparations to reopen.

Psalm 100:5

1 June 2020

After a very difficult weekend for all we are praying for a smooth day for those schools who have re-opened. The Minister of Education has issued a communication with regard to Independent Schools.

Philippians 1:6

29 May 2020

The documents sent on 28th May referred to 7 official Department of Education documents. We collated all but one of the documents listed for your easy access. Refer to points A,B,C,E,F & G.

Psalm 30: 1-5

28 May 2020

Recommendations while we still waiting for official documentation relating to the Independent School sector and the opening of schools on 1 June. ECD sector and the Department of Social development initiatives.

John 7: 33-34

21 May 2020

Based on the Minister’s announcement and the subsequent meetings with the Director-General, please take note of the following, what we know for sure and what we are not yet sure of or awaiting clarity on,

Matthew 5:16

16 May 2020

Social management within the school and extended community explained. Principal feedback covers, task teams, essential services, online content, teaching ideas and parent coaching. Invitation to the collaborative prayer hour for Christian schools in South Africa.

Luke 6:38

14 May 2020

NAISA and DOE consultation regarding the risk adjusted strategy. ACSI Donation Drive for COVID 19. Q&A resource and calendar of events.

Colossians 3:1-2

7 May 2020

Possible starting dates as well as the flexibility of returning Grades to school. Risk Assessment templates and training for schools to use as schools open. ECD sector updates and engagements.

Philippians 1:9

30 April 2020

NAISA outlines collaborative work done to determine a way forward for independent schools. ACSI letter to encourage parents to pay school fees. University application and entrance requirements. Back to school plan and ECD sector communications.

Matthew 5:16

16 April 2020

Phase in approach to return to school, health and safety first of all staff and children. Principal meeting feedback for ideas around school finance and school fees. Invitation to the collaborative prayer hours.

Isaiah 53:3-5

09 April 2020

7 useful resource hubs that will help you navigate through learning and teaching a home. Feedback from the ACSI principal meetings on how they have managed to focus on the fundamental skills being taught.

Deuteronomy 31:6,8

02 April 2020

Summary of resource for working/teaching online. Resource platform for COVID 19 documents that are relevant to your school. Managing and collecting school fees during a pandemic explained. Opportunities for emergency funds that have been allocated by Government.

Numbers 14:24

26 March 2020

Communication processes for a school during this pandemic. ACSI online training and leadership development plan for you school. As these are scheduled, please make every effort to join these connection times.

Numbers 14:24

16 March 2020

In response to the announcements made by Cyril Ramaphosa last night ACSI would suggest the following immediate actions by all schools with regards to the COVID 19.

Numbers 14:24

06 March 2020

School uniform advocacy and the competition commission engages with NAISA. New Assessment criterion for your information and application where applicable in your school. Conference registrations and SETA Funding updates.

Hebrews 11:1

11 February 2020

Global day of prayer and Restore conference invitations and details. Assessment and moderation training and Regional Teacher conference registrations.

Numbers 14:24

21 January 2020

ACSI Prayer calendar for 2020, membership renewal process. Welcoming Cathy Moore to the ACSI team as the full time ECD coordinator. ACSI Provident fun arrangements and upcoming events. Assessment and moderation and workshop and online learning.

Hebrews 11:1

Hebrews 11:1
Hebrews 11:1

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