Parents' Association Summerwood Primary School

Growing Together

We assist wherever we are needed in making our school a better place for learners and parents. Our main annual fundraising event is the Summerwood Fun Walk and Carnival. It attracts visitors from all over Nelson Mandela Bay.


Get Involved

Fun Walk and Carnival

We start with a bang at the FUN WALK & CARNIVAL .


It is an action packed day with a new format of events and a huge fundraising success. Based on compliments and feedback, we are planning a similar and even better event for  18 April 2020 - from 09:00 - 15:00.


The variety of fun-filled activities on offer, are enjoyed by primary school learners of all ages from various areas in Port Elizabeth.

The activities include:

  • A Dance Competition

  • Kiddie Zone (2 - 6 years of age) with train

  • Mechanical Bull

  • Giant Inflatables

  • Food Trucks and 

  • Music

R120 / child to PLAY ALL DAY!

Expectations from parents

Please comply to these expectations



  1. Guide your children to understand that they are responsible for their personal belongings.

  2. Mark a stationery, lunch boxes, water bottles, clothing and other items brought to school.


  4. Learners'bookcases must be clearly marked with their name.

  5. Check that your child or children take part in at least one winter and one summer sport.

  6. Parents must ensure that learners attend all practices once a commitment has been made.

  7. Make sure that your child or children attend all practices once a commitment has been made.

  8. Sport team members must wear the correct when taking part in a sport.

  9. If your child is absent from school for one day, you need to send the school a note.

  10. If your child is absent for more than one day, documentation like a letter of sick leave from a registered medical practitioner, is required.

  11. Place all money sent to the school in an envelope. The envelope should clearly indicate the learner's name, grade and class and purpose of the money.

  12. Tear-off slips must be completed promptly and returned to the school.

  13. Learners may wear civvies on birthdays and specified days.

  14. Attendance at sport is compulsory for those participating, unless a valid written excuse is offered prior to the practice.

  15. The school diary must be at school daily.

  16. ART: All learners mus have their own, clearly labeled workbooks for each lesson.


  1. Your child will receive full written instructions with regards to an assessment task at least a week before it is due. 

  2. Test and exam question papers will not be sent home or placed in learner portfolio books. Only answers will be sent home on request.

  3. Please sign answer papers and formal assessment tasks. 

  4. Tasks must be handed in on the date due.



041 583 3155

Skegness Rd, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth, 6001, Eastern Cape, South Africa

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