Clarendon girl is a class act in SA language challenge

A grade 11 pupil from an East London school scored top marks – 100% – and won a cash prize at this year’s South...

Rural school gets a new science lab

Pupils from a rural school in Lower Gqumashe location in Alice have been boosted following the donation of a fully-equipped science lab. Now they will...

New computer lab boosts Gompo school

Mzokhanyo High School in Gompo will become the first no-fee school in East London to offer both information technology (IT) and computer applied technology...

Hudson star serves ace with honours:

Two budding young athletes who have represented East London and the country in a number of tennis tournaments are the first pupils to receive...

Teacher works to bring hope to rural kids

Sarah Beth McAdam left Cape Town to move to a tiny village in the former Transkei seven years ago‚ where she has found happiness. Now...

Songs and praises for Dimbaza Primary’s 50th

Hundreds of pupils, teachers and community members in Dimbaza braved the cold weather on the weekend when Dimbaza Primary celebrated its 50th anniversary. Dimbaza Primary...

EL teacher up for national honour

An East London teacher has been nominated for a national award. East London Science College economics teacher Solomon Baah Onwona has reached the finals of...

Cala school makes its mark

Cala Senior Secondary School beat several other schools in the country to claim third place in the national Eskom Simama Ranta Entrepreneurship competition recently. Harrismith...

Maths boffs shine for their schools, district

Pupils from AW Barnes and St John’s primary schools represented the East London district at this year’s provincial mathematics competition, which took place at...

Khulani pupils receive computer boost

Former Khulani Commercial High School pupils have donated 30 computers with internet access, valued at more than R100000, in a bid to develop the...

Smart advice for Dutywa matriculants

More than 350 matric pupils at a Dutywa school received a much-needed boost towards pursuing their tertiary studies when their school held a career...

UK agency’s career expo helps rural pupils

Hundreds of pupils from various schools in the OR Tambo district attended a career expo aimed at providing them with career options and resources...

Stirling Primary choir scoops national awards

The Stirling Primary School choir took third place and its song, Emlanjeni Yelele, was voted the best African song at the annual ATKV Applous...

MEC helps disabled teen assist others

Vukuhambe Special School pupil Asisipho Peter is proof that living with a disability does not have to limit one from achieving your goals. The Grade...

Stirling 3 play for national band

Three Stirling High School pupils were on stage playing alongside some of the nation’s best jazz musicians at the Standard Bank National Youth Jazz...

High-fives for Team SA at the world champs in Los Angeles

Five East London pupils were part of a team that represented the country at the World Championships of Performing Arts (WCOPA) in Los Angeles...

Table tennis exploits puts school on map

Known as one of the best table tennis playing schools in King Sabata Dalindyebo, Kasa Junior Secondary School in Elliotdale did not disappoint at...

SleepOut spotlights homeless

After being selected to represent the Eastern Cape at the CEO SleepOut in Johannesburg earlier this year, Grade 11 pupil Mandilakhe Nthuthu from Nombulelo...