The DSS Bridge Building Competition took place on 12 February in the school hall.
13 teams entered the competition and the bridges were larger this year than in previous school level competitions. Matthias Heckel and Philip and Samuel Meyer took 3rd position. 2nd position was won by all-girls team Esther Graf, Lisa Haux and Stefanie Wunderlich. The first place went to Jacob and Luke Allen and Daniel Pop. The first two teams will proceed to the regional competition in Pietermaritzburg. For the first time in this competition, a girls team has qualified for the regional level.