Wednesday, June 26, 2019

BCM schools not escaping flu bug

High levels of absenteeism are occurring at East London schools as flu takes hold of the Buffalo City Metro. Three strains of the flu virus...
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Stenden graduation at Royal St Andrews

The entry procession for Stenden South Africa’s 2019 graduation, held at the Royal St Andrews Hotel last Friday night. Thirty-seven graduates were conferred their...

Latest: Sand mine proposal withdrawn

‘Don’t mine sand here’ say local residents An unsolicited proposal to mine sand from an environmentally sensitive area near the Port Alfred balancing dam was...
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Glitz and Glam at Port Alfred High Matric Dance

Yesterday evening was an exciting moment for Port Alfred High School Matriculants as they were having their matric dance farewell. Most of them arrived...

TotT staff support the Little Fighters Cancer Trust

El Shaddai Christian Academy set out a challenge to the people of the area to "Go barefoot for a day" and pay R10 which...
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Painting for environmental awareness at the Bathurst Show

In keeping with Port Alfred High School's conservation and environment theme, pupils and other children were invited to paint drums at the school's stand...

Clean-up to bring community together

Talk of the Town, Rosehill SuperSpar and Nemato Spar have teamed up for a clean-up on March 8 that will tackle the areas around...

Council debates providing transport for pupils

A contentious item in the Ndlambe council agenda last week was about R252,000 that the recess committee had resolved the municipality pay towards transporting...

Matric results not what was hoped for

Despite the Eastern Cape province having broken the 70% pass-rate (70.6%) for the first time in the post-apartheid era it was a fairly disappointing...

‘It is disappointing that teaching, learning has not yet started’: Solly Msimanga chides schools

As social media was flooded with pictures of children attending their first day of school on Wednesday, DA councillor and Tshwane mayor Solly Msimanga...

Matrics celebrate, but there’s room for improvement

Many questions regarding the state of schools in the district remain, but that is no longer the concern of the matriculants who passed their...

NSFAS students being targeted by phishing scams

First-time applicants, returning and continuing students have been targeted in phishing email and text message scams that aim to compromise personal data, the National...

BREAKING | 78.2% matric pass rate for Class of 2018

The matric class of 2018 achieved an overall pass rate of 78.2%. Basic education minister Angie Motshekga announced the figure during a live broadcast of...

Do you have good cause? Cyril Ramaphosa on #FeesMustFall amnesty request

A blanket amnesty cannot be granted by President Cyril Ramaphosa but the government will consider a properly motivated application for pardons for convicted #FeesMustFall...
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Rum pum pum pum backups for the Little Drummer Boy

El Shaddai Christian Academy pre-primary pupils performing the Little Drummer Boy at their concert, prize-giving and graduation ceremony on Friday. https://youtu.be/iUvdV09Wj9A
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A trip to Bethlehem with El Shaddai

The pre-primary section of El Shaddai Christian Academy took parents and friends of the school on a trip back to Bethlehem for their annual...
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Angelic voices at El Shaddai Christian Academy pre-primary concert

The angels singing Silent Night at El Shaddai Christian Academy's pre-primary concert, prize-giving and graduation ceremony on Friday. https://youtu.be/YalTcrLaJCg
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PAHS thanks sponsors and supporters

Port Alfred High School held a sundowners and snacks get-together for valued sponsors and supporters at the school clubhouse on Thursday evening, to thank...
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A sweet song of farewell at foundation phase prize giving

Port Alfred High School Grade 3 pupils singing a farewell song to the audience after the foundation phase prize giving last Thursday night. https://youtu.be/YrH-Vhfl4jE
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PAHS Grade 2s show off their Xhosa skills in song

Port Alfred High School Grade 2 pupils delighted the audience by singing in Xhosa at the foundation phase prize giving last Thursday night. https://youtu.be/oeOaKSkYy3Q

Enkuthazweni needs your help

It has now been 20 years that the Enkuthazweni Disabled Children’s Project has been caring for children with disabilities from the Nemato Township, relying...
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El Shaddai announces student council at prize giving

El Shaddai Christian Academy principal Rene Payne announcing the Representative Council of Learners for 2019 at the senior school prize giving last Friday night. https://youtu.be/BFmrTmqPwVw
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Happy Hours Grandparents Day

The Grade R and intermediate classes at Happy Hours Pre-primary school put on a great show for their grandparents day on Friday morning. The children sang...

No food for Eastern Cape pupils after education department bungle

A blunder by the Eastern Cape education department has seen thousands of pupils go hungry at 35 primary schools. The department mistakenly declared the schools...

Have a child at a Gauteng school? Proposed changes to the admission policy could...

No learner may be refused admission to a Gauteng public school on grounds that constitute unfair discrimination‚ including race‚ gender‚ disability‚ belief‚ culture‚ language‚...
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Full day’s action and entertainment at PAHS

FIRST it was the Full Day Derby at Port Alfred High School where Graeme College, Victoria Girls High and Primary along with Kingsridge High School...

Port Alfred Soup Kitchen gets R80,000 donation from Stenden students

TK MTIKI and JON HOUZET A FASTING fundraising drive by NHL Stenden University students in the Netherlands has netted R80,000 for the Port Alfred Soup...

PAHS derby day pictures

Port Alfred High School’s first team rugby beat Linkside High 31-3 in their derby day clash on Saturday. Try-scorers for PAHS were Cameron Marais,...
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Big win for PAHS first team rugby over Linkside

A late try by Port Alfred High School in their exciting first team rugby clash against Linkside High from Port Elizabeth on Saturday. PAHS...

Shivers and laughter: More pictures from the Polar Plunge

There was a great community spirit and much fun was had by all who supported Port Alfred High School's Polar Plunge at East Beach...
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