Letter from the Chairman

“As another year draws to a close at Union High School, Graaff-Reinet, it is with pride and gratitude that I reflect on the unwavering support and commitment exhibited by the Old Unionite Association (OUA) this past year. ๐˜ฟ๐™š๐™จ๐™ฅ๐™ž๐™ฉ๐™š ๐™›๐™–๐™˜๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™œ ๐™จ๐™ž๐™œ๐™ฃ๐™ž๐™›๐™ž๐™˜๐™–๐™ฃ๐™ฉ ๐™˜๐™๐™–๐™ก๐™ก๐™š๐™ฃ๐™œ๐™š๐™จ, ๐™ฉ๐™๐™š Read More

Happy ๐Ÿญ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿฌ๐—ง๐—› ๐—•๐—œ๐—ฅ๐—ง๐—›๐——๐—”๐—ฌ to Old Unionite

Happy ๐Ÿญ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿฌ๐—ง๐—› ๐—•๐—œ๐—ฅ๐—ง๐—›๐——๐—”๐—ฌ to Old Unionite Dorothy ‘Dot’ Momberg (nรฉe Thorburn)! The Old Unionite Association would like to extend ๐™ฌ๐™–๐™ง๐™ข ๐™ฌ๐™ž๐™จ๐™๐™š๐™จ ๐™–๐™ฃ๐™™ ๐™๐™š๐™–๐™ง๐™ฉ๐™›๐™š๐™ก๐™ฉ ๐™˜๐™ค๐™ฃ๐™œ๐™ง๐™–๐™ฉ๐™ช๐™ก๐™–๐™ฉ๐™ž๐™ค๐™ฃ๐™จ to Dot Momberg, a member of the Class of 1941, on this magnificent milestone. ๐˜‹๐˜ฐ๐˜ต, ๐˜ธ๐˜ฉ๐˜ฐ ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฐ๐˜ธ ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ช๐˜ฅ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด Read More

Today, the front page of the local newspaper, the Graaff-Reinet Advertiser, showcases a delightful article that highlights Old Unionite, Mr. ๐—”๐—ฅ๐—ง๐—›๐—จ๐—ฅ ๐—ž๐—ก๐—ข๐—ง๐—ง-๐—–๐—ฅ๐—”๐—œ๐—š. At the age of 92, Mr. Knott-Craig holds a prominent position in local journalism and has made significant contributions to Read More

TRIMANIA

๐—”๐˜๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป ๐—ฎ๐—น๐—น ๐—ฏ๐˜‚๐˜€๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐˜€๐˜€๐—ฒ๐˜€ ๐—ถ๐—ป ๐—š๐—ฟ๐—ฎ๐—ฎ๐—ณ๐—ณ-๐—ฅ๐—ฒ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐˜! You are invited to participate in an exciting event that promises to bring out the spirit of camaraderie and fun as Tri The Karoo presents ๐—ง๐—ฅ๐—œ๐— ๐—”๐—ก๐—œ๐—” – a corporate challenge taking place on Saturday, 14 October. ๐—ง๐—ฅ๐—œ๐— ๐—”๐—ก๐—œ๐—” Read More

Breakfast & Brunch – Sunday 6 August 2023

๐—–๐—ฎ๐—น๐—น๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ฎ๐—น๐—น ๐—œ๐—ป๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜€๐—ฐ๐—ต๐—ผ๐—ผ๐—น๐˜€’ ๐—ช๐—ฒ๐—ฒ๐—ธ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐˜‚๐—ป๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป ๐—ด๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐˜‚๐—ฝ๐˜€ ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐˜ƒ๐—ถ๐˜€๐—ถ๐˜๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐˜€! We’re thrilled to invite you to join us for a scrumptious breakfast at our school on the final day of Interschools’ weekend, Sunday, 6 August! ๐Ÿณ ๐—ฃ๐—œ๐—–๐—ง๐—จ๐—ฅ๐—˜ ๐—ง๐—›๐—œ๐—ฆ: A delightful spread of mouthwatering breakfast Read More

Interschools 2023 Fundraisers

We are excited to invite you to ๐—๐—ข๐—œ๐—ก ๐—จ๐—ฆ ๐—œ๐—ก ๐—ฆ๐—จ๐—ฃ๐—ฃ๐—ข๐—ฅ๐—ง๐—œ๐—ก๐—š the Union Schools’ boarding houses during this yearโ€™s Interschools. ๐˜›๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ๐˜ด๐˜ฆ ๐˜ง๐˜ถ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ๐˜ณ๐˜ข๐˜ช๐˜ด๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜ด ๐˜ข๐˜ช๐˜ฎ ๐˜ต๐˜ฐ ๐˜ณ๐˜ข๐˜ช๐˜ด๐˜ฆ ๐˜ง๐˜ถ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ๐˜ด ๐˜ง๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ฃ๐˜ฆ๐˜ต๐˜ต๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜ฎ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ๐˜ต ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ณ ๐˜ฃ๐˜ฐ๐˜ข๐˜ณ๐˜ฅ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜จ ๐˜ฉ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ฆ๐˜ด โ€“ ๐˜”๐˜ข๐˜น ๐˜’๐˜ณ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ ๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ฆ, ๐˜๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜ฃ๐˜บ ๐˜ˆ๐˜ณ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฐ๐˜ต๐˜ต ๐˜๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ฆ ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ˆ๐˜ณ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ถ๐˜ณ Read More

Well-deserved retirement for two remarkable individuals

Dear Union High School community, It is with mixed emotions that we recently found ourselves saying farewell to two remarkable individuals who have become an integral part of our boarding family. ๐™’๐™ž๐™ฉ๐™ ๐™œ๐™ง๐™š๐™–๐™ฉ ๐™–๐™ฅ๐™ฅ๐™ง๐™š๐™˜๐™ž๐™–๐™ฉ๐™ž๐™ค๐™ฃ ๐™–๐™ฃ๐™™ ๐™– ๐™ฉ๐™ค๐™ช๐™˜๐™ ๐™ค๐™› ๐™จ๐™–๐™™๐™ฃ๐™š๐™จ๐™จ, we congratulate Rory Read More