Class Requirements

  • Photostat machine in Wer blok / Noord
  • Guillotine cutter in Wer 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
  • Photostat machine for Grades’ classes – donated by Anton Kleynhans
  • 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
  • Alcohol swabs (for cleaning ear molds in class) – donated by Brandon Oberholster
  • 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
  • Porridge – donated by Bokomo / Doppio
  • 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

  • Cement blocks for paving – donated by Gwen Swanepoel
  • 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
  • Fridges X2 – 1 Fridge and Freezer donated by Johann Slabber
  • Stove X1
  • Furniture for the foyer at the Trust Fund
  • Low long tables for art in the pre-school

Audiology

  • Audiology equipment for the testing booth
  • 16 new FM systems – donated by the Radev Foundation
  • Batteries for hearing aids
  • Hearing aids for loan bank

Plumbing needs:

  • Toilet sits for children
  • 1 adult toilet bowl
  • 1 child sized toilet bowl
  • Adult toilet seats – donated by Dutton Plastics
  • 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

Other

  • 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)
  • Cellphone for CHAT Centre to send WhatsApp messages to parents – donated by Adri Combrinck
  • 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