BABIES (Groups 1 and 2)


  • We make use of disposable nappies, which the parents must provide. Depending on the age of your little one, there should be four to six nappies in your child’s bag on a daily basis.

 Bottles and dummies 

  • Babies should have two clearly marked, thoroughly sterilised feeding bottles every morning. Milk formula should be placed in a suitable container. 
  • Empty bottles will be sent home after school every day. Please ensure that these bottles are thoroughly sterilised. 
  • If your baby prefers a dummy, it must be attached to a dummy chain. 
  • It is very important that all the above-mentioned articles should be clearly marked.

Clothing, necessities and other possessions

Every child must have a suitable bag, clearly marked with the following items that are to be packed for your child every day:

  • At least two sets of clean clothing
  • A plastic bag for dirty clothes
  • Two sterilised feeding bottles
  • One hairbrush
  • Six disposable nappies
  • Older babies and toddlers – lunch box with a snack/yoghurt for the afternoon

Please be sure to mark every item clearly!

 The following are to be provided on the first day:

  • R25 for an embroidered face cloth provided by Curro Castle Brackenfell and payable to the receptionist
  • Two large containers of baby bum cream
  • Wet wipes as necessary for nappy changes
  • One container of baby powder


Groups 3 to 5

Clothing, necessities and other possessions

Each child's suitcase should contain the following daily and should be marked clearly:

  • Hairbrush or comb
  • One full set of clean clothes
  • A plastic bag
  • Blanket
  • Lunch box (healthy snacks from Mondays to Thursdays, sweets are allowed on Fridays)

R25 for an embroidered face cloth provided by Curro Castle Brackenfell is payable to the receptionist on the first day.