In total, the schools collected 10 200 Easter Eggs!
Cape Town, South Africa – Camps Bay Schools, which includes Camps Bay High School (Grades 8 – 12), Camps Bay Primary School (Grades 3 – 7) and the Preparatory Campus of Camps Bay Primary School (Reception Grade – Grade 2) joined forces on one massive Easter Egg Drive, collecting Easter Eggs for members of the Community in need.
At Camps Bay High School the drive was led by Interact who managed to collect over 2 800 Easter Eggs. The Preparatory Campus of Camps Bay Primary School collected close to 1 900, but the Camps Bay School that collected the most Easter Eggs was Camps Bay Primary School with a massive total of over 5 500 Easter Eggs!
In total, Camps Bay Schools collected approximately 10 200 Easter Eggs.
A team of Camps Bay Schools pupils from the Prep, Primary and High School Campuses, spent Thursday morning distributing amongst schools and organisations in their Community.
The team of pupils distributed to Holy Cross Primary School, Zonnebloem Girls Primary School, Zonnebloem Boys Primary School, Prestwich Street Primary School, St. Paul’s Primary School, Ellerton Primary School, the Sea Point Fire Station and Camps Bay Police Station.
In addition, Easter Eggs were distributed to iKahya Le Themba in Imizamo Yethu in Hout Bay, Mosadie Gives Back (a soup kitchen based in Mitchell’s Plein) SARDA (South African Riding for the Disabled), The Red Cross Children’s Hospital, various Old Age Homes and church organisations for distribution at their feeding schemes.
Said Camps Bay High School Principal, Dave De Korte, “Camps Bay Schools are community schools where we develop well rounded, confident and responsible individuals. Service to the community is critical to us, and our pupils are actively involved in giving back. We hope that this small venture has made Easter a little bit special for those less fortunate.”
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