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13 Year Tie Awards | 2020

On Thursday 10 September, 53 of the 2020 matric class were awarded their ties. We wish all of the boys the very best for all your future adventures. Click here to view images of the ceremony.

10 Sep 2020
School News
On Thursday 10 September 53 of our Bishops Matrics were awarded their prestigious 13-year ties. These are only given to those who have attended Bishops their entire school career, from pre-prep to primary school and then to the College. 

We wish you the very best for all your future adventures.

The 13-year celebration started with a group of parents a number of years ago who had a celebratory “last cheque” party after paying their final Bishops fees after 13 years. This then morphed into a celebration with their sons and a tie was designed for the boys who had been here from grade R to matric.

Since then it has now become an annual tradition of awarding of a tie to the matric class, usually in assembly but due to COVID-19, the ceremony was the Piley Rees rugby field. 

Please see a photo gallery below. 


 

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