Posted 12 August 2015
In Memory of Martin Singer
Dr Martin Singer was one of our esteemed Old Boys
who received our prestigious Spectemur Agendo Award in 2001. The Sunday
Times has published an obituary for him on 26 July 2015.
raising funds to help build a rugby
pavilion. We were approached by the school to help get this campaign
off the ground. In the flyer,
the first of many planned communications,
you will read how we are asking old boys, parents and general lovers of
the school to return to the campus and “take their
The key to funding the pavilion, which will be used by old boys,
parents and teachers alike in future, is the once-off donation of R20k,
which allows you to place your name on the donor board. This donation
qualifies for a tax refund up to 41%. Thus the effective cost is about
Please will you give this plea for help some thought? If that is the
case please forward this onto them. A video highlighting the initiative
It was made by the boys and highlights our current head boy (current
first team prop). The video is bound to pull on the heart strings. So
if you know of very successful old boys who are prepared to make bigger
donations please forward it onto them as well.
Obituary for Ian Jones from the Welsh Rugby Union
African-born London Welsh and Wales lock
Ian Conin Jones has died at the age of 75. He won three Blues for
Oxford University against Cambridge, twice faced the All Blacks and won
one cap for Wales.
Sons of Old Boys Starting at SACS
Sons of Old
Boys on their first day at the
Junior School with their dads.
Class of '65 Celebrates its 50th Anniversary
class of 1965 celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. The most
outstanding feature of this class is its academic success. Apart from 3
Rhodes scholars, 2 Yale Scholars and 1 Spectemur Agendo award it
produced 8 university professors. This from the 85 boys in matric or
nearly 10% of the class.
Tribute to Lionel Cohen ('33)
Cohen, had rich and long life.
It was as rich as it was
long, and he passed away having reached his century... which is a
fitting paradigm for someone who was such a passionate cricketer in his
SACS Old Boys' Golf Day Report
On a perfect
early Autumn day, 22 Old Boy
Four-Balls teed off at the Westlake Golf Club. Clear Blue skies and
very little South Easter to contend with, we hoped for some long
hitting from the tees and good clean chips as well as the possibility
of a Hole-in-one.
Summer Games Report
A good time
was had by
the two Cricket teams and four Water Polo teams vs the school on Monday
23 March towards the end of the 1st school term.
High School Hockey and Rugby Fixtures