Farrarmere Primary School Achievements

2017

Academic

  • One of the top schools in Mathematics in the District
  • Winner – Science Olympiad (Gauteng)
  • Our staff were requested to assist with setting of Department language papers, as a result of the high standards we set.

Sport

  • FPS was awarded and named, ‘ Ekurhuleni Sports School of the Year 2017’

  • Badminton – SA School’s Champions. A and B sides won the Eastern’s school league. We have 7 provincial players

  • Hockey – All boys teams were their respective league winners and the u13 boys team was invited to compete in the ‘Champion of Champions’ Tournament. 5 boys and 1 girl played in the provincial hockey teams.

  • Netball – u11 Ekurhuleni District Winners.

  • Soccer – 3 out of 5 teams, namely u9, u10, u11s won their respective leagues. u9 team won the Drapers Cup Tournament for their age group.

  • Cricket – 5 out of 6 teams went to finals. u9s and u13s invited to play in the District GM Finals.

  • Athletics – 15 of our athletes made it through to Greater Benoni. 12 athletes made it through to D17. 4 athletes were awarded with Gauteng Colours. FPS finished 3rd at Inter Primary

  • Cross – country – Finished in 2nd place out of 14 schools in Benoni. 41 athletes made it through to Greater Benoni. 39 children made it through to D17. 3 athletes made the Gauteng team.

  • Tennis – Three teams were fielded in the Eastern’s School league. One provincial player.

Cultural

Our choir finished in the Top 3 in all Eisteddfods that they took part in.

General

Third year in a row we were named, ‘Best Primary School in Ekurhuleni’