First day of school By WESLEY FORD - Jan 16, 2020 Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Grade 1 pupil Danni Parker with her mother, Kelly Parker, at Golden Grove Primary School in Rondebosch. As thousands of pupils around the province started the new school year this week, various schools in the southern suburbs welcomed new Grade R and Grade 1 pupils on their first day. 1 of 4 Grade 1 pupil Danni Parker with her mother, Kelly Parker, at Golden Grove Primary School in Rondebosch. Rafeeq Khan brought his Grade 1 son, Raeed Rossier, to Golden Grove Primary School. Proud parents with their children in the Grade R class at Wesley Practising School in Salt River, from left are Polile Nehemia, with her daughter, Erum Nehemia and Maria Manuel with her daughter, Salete Manuel. Outside the Grade R classroom at Wesley Practising School are Natasha Rowe and her daughter Kendra and Antoinette Luyt and her son Luke.