1 February 2019 - Gavan Ryan Aquatic Centre Ground breaking ceremony (see more photos in 'Gallery').
- The Communicator can be downloaded from the above link.
- Choose Downloads, then select De La Salle Holy Cross College from the list.
- The Communicator is used for calendar of events, news about important notices, etc.
- The calendar is continually updated.
Add to calendar directly from Communicator.
Parents can now add calendar items to their Outlook with one click directly from the Communicator. Simply right click on a specific event and click ‘Add to Calendar’. Parents can also copy text directly from the Communicator. By right clicking on news, calendar events, a parent can now copy this information and save it to a document or print it.
Board of Governors
Sister Beata Maria Leipolder
Owner representing the Holy Cross Sisters (Ethos)
Adv Paul McNally
Chairperson (Parent) (Parallel Curriculum, Legal and Governance)
Ms Deborah Harris
College Principal, De La Salle Holy Cross College (Ethos College Management, PR/Communication/Branding, organisational structure/succession planning)
|Mr Atholl Murray||Headmaster, De La Salle Holy Cross College High School (IT)|
Mrs Mary Hyam
Headmistress, De La Salle Holy Cross College Junior School
Mr Douglas Salmon
Health, Safety, Security and Maintenance
Mr Bobby Heaney
|Mr Barry Martin||Finance and Fundraising|
|Mrs Leanne Manas||Parent|
Mr Victor de Abreu
Insurance, Safety and Security (Parent)
Dr Agonia Chopamba Kamba
|Mr Lucious Leballo||Transformation and Diversity (Parent)|
Adv Tererai Mafukidze
Legal and Governance (Parent)
|Mr Patrick Munyembate||Alumni (Parent)|
Parent Advisory Council PAC
The objective of the Parent Advisory Council (PAC) is to strengthen the link between parents and the school. It assists with issues and concerns raised from time to time by the school and parent body which are then researched. The PAC provides advice and makes recommendations for further action by the school.
The areas of activity of the PAC include:
- Issues relating to the education of the children, conduct, discipline and community values, as far as they affect the parents and the school
- Coordination of parent and other parent group activities
- Implementation of appropriate communication procedures between the school and the parent body
- Acting as a consultative forum on any issues referred to it by the school, which fall within its Terms of Reference.
In addition, subcommittees exist for all security, fundraising, representation, environment, marketing and communication issues.
Nominations are called from parents annually, and only parents with a child at the school may be elected.
The members of the PAC are as follows:
|High School PAC||Contact||Junior School PAC||Contact|
Bradley Manas (Chairperson)
Beatrix Van Rooyen
Justin McPhail (Chair)
Jessica Mugnaioni (secretary)
Faith Manjoro Chiyangwa
Parents are welcome to address issues via the Speakeasy Box. Please address your queries to:
All issues raised will be forwarded to the relevant person anonymously, i.e. names of the parent will be removed.
School Supporters Gear
A range of clothing items for supporters of De La Salle Holy Cross College is available. This is a fundraising inititative of the PAC in the Junior and High Schools. All profits go to the College.
The range of supporters gear in navy and red is available for purchase (please see attached pdf). Should you like to order items, please contact Marianna on 082 447 9688 or email
NOTE: These items are NOT for pupils. They are for parents, past pupils and any other supporters of the College.
Second Hand Uniform Shop
The Second Hand Uniform Shop (situated in the Junior School) is always in need of secondhand school uniforms. If you have any, please hand them in at the school office. Hours: 7:00-8:00am - Fridays, 1:15-2:15pm - Tuesdays.
Any unclaimed lost property is sent to the Second Hand Uniform Shop regularly for resale.
MySchool Card and WeBenefit
Card usage is the key to the success of the system. Every swipe counts!
Supporters can use their card at a range of national, regional and local retail partners on the MySchool system. MySchool Application form
Visit the MySchool website for more details - http://www.myschool.co.za/
Community Business Directory
The Community Business Directory is a source of businesses operated by school parents. A range of products and services from legal, marketing, tours, building supplies, media, promotional items, florists, and medical are available.
Please support our local business community where possible.