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School’s ban on pupils attending winter initiation overturned

After a public outcry the Eastern Cape education department has overturned the controversial decision of a Lusikisiki senior secondary school to ban traditional initiation ...

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Mthatha pupils learn some hard truths about drugs

Situated in the Chris Hani informal settlement in Mthatha west, Sinolwazi has been identified as among the drug-plagued schools in the area after ...

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Merrifield taking two Nompumelelo schools under its wing

Merrifield College will hold its first Mandela Day community walk to raise funds for educational activities at two Nompumelelo schools in July.

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Fun had by all at Stirling Primary’s annual games ...

Stirling Primary School held a successful games day at the weekend and the funds raised will go into refurbishing its infrastructure.
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Ulwazi High selected to feature in education ...

Ulwazi High School, an example of academic excellence in Mdantsane, has been selected by the education department to feature in its video documentation of schools in the Eastern Cape.    The video will showcase the collective efforts of ...
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Fun and games at Stirling Primary this weekend

Pupils, parents, and the greater East London community can enjoy a host of festivities at Stirling Primary School’s ...

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Pupil’s poetic tribute to schoolmates killed in accident garners 83,000 views

A grade 11 Ndamase Senior Secondary School pupil who lost her friends in a tragic accident has channelled her pain and ...

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Clarendon chamber choir sings its way to nationals

Clarendon High School’s chamber choir has sung its way to the nationals of the ATKV Applous Festival competition.

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Cambridge Primary artists exhibit at Umtiza festival

Thirteen art pieces by Cambridge Primary School pupils were exhibited at the Ann Bryant Art Gallery curated by the ...

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Former principal and pupils pitch in to renovate Mdantsane school

The former principal and pupils of Mdantsane’s Fanti Gaqa Primary School have joined hands and raised R30,000 to give ...

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Abbotsford Christian celebrate young netball star’s provincial selection

Kupakwashe Chesango made history for Abbotsford Christian School when she recently forged her path by earning a ...

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Dale pupil finds his niche in rugby commentating

Dale College pupil Qhayiya Tokota, a commentator for Supersport Schools, may be on his path to becoming a prominent ...

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Teachers, pupils to receive awards for promoting education and isiXhosa

East London teachers and pupils singled out for defying the odds have been nominated for awards at a ceremony hosted ...

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Rainbow Preparatory pupils organise special day to raise awareness about community health

To honour Tsomo community members who had succumbed to chronic illnesses and raise awareness of their plight, a ...

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Using Mickey Mouse and Goofy to develop brighter, healthier kids

Ten underprivileged East London schools had an opportunity to enhance and empower their learning skills and mental ...

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Chamber choir does Stirling High proud

At a recent eisteddfod choir competition, Stirling High School’s choir sang their way to the top, winning multiple ...

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Fort Grey pupil, 7, hopes to realise chess dream

A seven-year-old pupil, who has secured a spot on the national chess team and will be competing against seasoned ...

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School delighted with gift of R1.8m multipurpose sports field from MultiChoice

Mpeko Senior Secondary School has become the first Mthatha school to have a state-of-the-art multipurpose sports court ...

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Three Eastern Cape schools earn total of R60,000 in glass recycling competition

Three Eastern Cape schools have managed to bag tens of thousands of rand for their schools after collecting thousands ...

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Abbotsford Christian School donates food for cancer patients

Abbotsford Christian School recently donated much-needed food supplies to the Ross Helping Hands Foundation for its ...