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To our Grade 7 class of 2023,

To our Grade 7 class of 2023,

As you start Grade 8 this year and begin your high school journey, we want to extend our heartfelt congratulations and best wishes to each and every one of you. The transition from The Vine School to various high schools around Cape Town marks the beginning of an exciting chapter filled with new experiences, challenges, and opportunities.

Embracing change can be both exhilarating and a bit daunting, but remember that you have already proven your resilience and adaptability throughout your years at The Vine School. High school is a time of growth, self-discovery, and forging lasting connections with peers and mentors. You are stepping into a world of diverse subjects, extracurricular activities, and personal growth, where your unique talents will shine.

As you navigate the hallways of your new schools, don't forget the valuable lessons and friendships you cultivated at The Vine School. Carry the spirit of curiosity, enthusiasm for learning, and kindness with you. Embrace the challenges that come your way, for they are the stepping stones to success and personal development.

Make the most of this opportunity to explore your interests, engage with different perspectives, and discover your passions. High school is not just about academic achievements but also about building character, developing leadership skills, and creating memories that will last a lifetime.


Remember that you are not alone in this journey. Your teachers, classmates, and the entire school community are here to support you every step of the way. Don't hesitate to ask for help, seek guidance, and celebrate your successes, big or small. Together, we form a network of encouragement, empowerment, and shared accomplishments.

As you embark on this new adventure, believe in your abilities, stay true to yourself, and approach each day with an open heart and a curious mind. Your unique contributions will undoubtedly enrich the high school experience for everyone around you.

2023 Gr 7 Alumni 1st day Gr 8

Wishing you a fantastic start to Grade 8 and a high school journey filled with growth, joy, and achievement.

Best regards,

The Teachers and Staff
at The Vine School

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