Class Requirements

  • Playground equipment
  • Tricycles (steel preferably)
  • Photostat machine in Wes blok / Noord
  • Guillotine cutter in Wes blok / Noord
  • Fat triangle crayons (mapped brand)
  • Springs scissors (mapped brand)
  • Soccer balls + netballs for play areas
  • Tip trucks for sand play
  • Individual air con units for classrooms
  • Small stove (2 plate) + Oven (Northblock)
  • Please paint Nicola’s classroom
  • Bar fridge (North block)
  • A1 plastic sleeves for posters
  • Metal scooters for the pre-school playground
  • Educational toys
  • Puzzles
  • Girls and Boys underwear for ages 3 to 5.
  • Hockey sticks (child size)
  • Tennis racquets (child size) and tennis balls
  • Water trolley and basin
  • Books for the library
  • Artwork drying rack
  • Stationery – especially Pritt, wax crayons and pastels.
  • High quality CD player X 8

Food requirements

  • Peanut butter for each classroom
  • Soya mince (in a box)
  • Samp and beans
  • Rice
  • Fish (in a tin) e.g. pilchards
  • Peanut butter

Maintenance requirements

  • Pump for school balls / soccer balls
  • Electric saw ( Light weight)
  • Grinder
  • Screws and nails ( black dry wall screws are most used)
  • Small level
  • Plier
  • Side-cutter
  • Varnish
  • Gemkem Glue for carpet tiles
  • Paint brushes

Garden requirements

  • Lawnmower
  • Compost
  • Plants
  • Shade net for sandpit
  • Outdoor benches X3 ( we have two made from recycled material)

Large items

  • Flat screen T.V for Aftercare
  • Fridge x 1
  • Stove x 1
  • Furniture for the foyer at the Trust Fund
  • Low long tables for art in the pre-school


  • Hearing aids for loan bank
  • Electronic drying systems for all Hearing Aid users.
  • 4x tablets/ipads
  • Scanner/feeder/copier 3 in 1
  • Bookshelf
  • Sit right chair

Plumbing needs:

  • 1 adult toilet bowl
  • 1 child sized toilet bowl
  • 4 adult cisterns not working
  • 1 child cistern not working
  • 6 Child sized toilet seats
  • Dripping tap
  • Leaking basin (Aftercare)

Housekeeping needs

  • Glass jugs for water (for functions)
  • Koekvurkies 100 en teelepels 100
  • New table cloths (Black, White and additional colours)
  • Urn
  • Vacuum cleaner (industrial strength) X2 (R8 000.00)
  • Hot Trays
  • 140 medium wine glasses
  • 10 different sized serving dishes
  • Laundry press


  • Netball/tennisette court for grades – Rotary Club of Bellville raised all the funds needed to create a netball and tennis court so that our learners have the exposure to sports skills that will prepare them for their next level of schooling after the Carel du Toit Centre. The Bellville Club also presented our need to international rotaries, and we were fortunate to have a strong driving force at the Bristol Breakfast Rotary Club. The court was completed in July 2016.
  • Private cleaning company contracted in (a dream)
  • Covered play area for the Grades on rainy days
  • Hockey Field – donated by Bradley Hodgson
  • Shade parking for staff cars (a dream)

Renovation Projects

  • Knock through the internal wall in the Foremans’ room to create an improved work/office environment – donated by Ruth Bourne
  • Enclose stoeps of the classrooms to create a bigger space.
  • Pre-Grade R playground renovation – donated by Norman Coates