CBC Bulawayo at 60

2014 is the Diamond Jubilee of Christian Brothers College, when we will commemorate 60 Years of Education in Bulawayo.


Speech Night 2014 – A freshman’s perspective

Our first Speech Night was a very exciting night; all the Form Ones were waiting anxiously outside the amphitheater with the prefects getting them into a straight line. When the event started

Inter-House Swimming report

This year’s Inter-House Swimming Gala was an exciting day for every student, from Form One to Upper Six. It was every house for its itself. There were 47 different races between the

CBC Leavers Dance 2014

The Best Dressed U6 Leaver was Tapiwa Magumise who was killing the all-white “new flame” video look with black lining to go with the theme of the dance. * The Best Entrance,

CBC Team Swimming scoops 1st prize in Harare

Christian Brothers College participated in the Zimbabwe Boys high schools A Division Swimming Gala at the Les Brown Pool in Harare on Friday 3 October 2014. We have been participating in this

CBC Cricket teams make history

What an incredible cricketing weekend it’s been with all the CBC A cricket teams, including U14A, U15A, U16A and the first XI, for the first time in history making a clean sweep

CBC Chess teams shine at Goldridge

The CBC Chess boys did themselves and the College proud today by putting on a brilliant show at Goldridge in an ATS tournament. They were testament to the saying ‘looks can be

Matopos 2015 calendar launched at CBC

The Matopos 2015 Calendar was launched yesterday in the CBC Staff room by the Arts in Focus, an organisation which seeks to promote conservation through the arts. The calendar features stirring poems

Interview with Mr. Dale Van Aarde

This is the first in the CBC Media Club’s series on school leavers, where upper sixes will be interviewed in order to capture their experience and which will hopefully inspire the juniors.

‘Fairy tale season’ for U16As

It’s been a fairy tale season for CBC’s U16A who this weekend took on and beat Kyle. After the alloted 30 overs Kyle were 112 for the loss of nine wickets, Tinashe

By the community, for the community

The CBC Media and Chess Clubs had the privilege of attending a Fun Day organized and sponsored by Davies Granite and hosted by Sizane High School. The aim of this annual event

Thank you …

It is with our heartfelt thanks that, on behalf of Dave’s sisters Catherine and Claire, we would like to convey our most sincere appreciation to everyone concerned for the wonderful memorial service

Celebrating a life well lived

There are many things people – school boys and teachers and parents – could tell you about Dave Thomson as a headmaster: that he handed out encouragement and discipline in equal measure;

Celebration of the Life of Mr. David Ian Thomson

The 19th of September 2014 will go down as one of the most sombre days in the history of the school.  Christian Brothers’ College held a memorial service for the late Headmaster,

Spelling bee: a thrilling competition

The winner of this year’s Young Leaders Spelling Bee Competition was Melissa Chibebe of Kumalo Primary School, who informed the organizers that she loved to read and play sports…especially rugby! Sancia Bravo