Thursday, April 26, 2018

Selborne distances itself from controversial portrait

Selborne College has distanced itself from a controversial portrait that has caused outrage and confusion on social media. The portrait‚ allegedly created by a pupil...

Fame, musical production at PAHS transcends time

https://www.facebook.com/236852579670268/videos/1445810918774422/ PORT Alfred High School debuted Fame, a musical showcase on Wednesday evening and razzle-dazzled its audience from the moment the curtain lift. PAHS teacher...

PAHS U14 hockey standing proud

HOLDING THEIR OWN: The Port Alfred High U14A hockey team, from left, Yoliswa Bob, Bianca Stolz, Romy Alexandre, Nicola Kirchoff, Monya Botha, Caitlin Marais,...

New students attend open day at Stenden

IMPRESSIVE STATS: Dean Wouter Jensen speaking to the parents on open day in the new auditorium Picture: LOUISE KNOWLES NEW GUYS AND GIRLS: Stefanie Dunnington...

Pupils from India and Australia visit DSG on exchange

DIOCESAN School for Girls in Grahamstown welcomed three girls from Pinegrove in India and four girls from The Wilderness School in Adelaide, Australia to the DSG...

Young vet follows in his father’s footsteps

  ONE of the shining stars among graduates from Alexandria Christian Academy, Francois Olivier is excelling as a young veterinarian in Beaufort West. Currently doing his...

Port Alfred High School barn dance fun

The wild west came to Port Alfred High School last Saturday night at the annual barn dance fundraiser for PAHS Pre-primary. Folks brought picnic...

Kingsridge back to defend regional hockey title

  Kingsridge will be back to defend their title when the second regional tournament in the SPAR Eastern Cape Schoolgirls Hockey Challenge takes place in...

Port Alfred pupil with winning agricultural science project

PUSHING SCIENTIFIC BOUNDARIES: Troy Birch explains the finer points of his winning agricultural science project to fellow Port Alfred High School exhibitor, Alizwa Tuko...

Kingswood junior girls water polo players display true grit

THE Kingswood U13A water polo girls recently returned from their tour to the Western Cape. Before taking part in the Reddam House Tournament, the Kingswood...

A guide to understanding the real matric results

The National Senior Certificate (matric) results announcement was full of jargon and the Minister of Basic Education highlighted many positive aspects of the exams. But...

PAHS derby day against Alexander Road

Continuing with the Port Alfred High School Founders Day celebrations of August 18, PAHS held a derby day at the school fields on Saturday hosting...

Bulls eye for Port Alfred High School

  THE sun hung brightly in a cloudless sky as archers took up their bows to compete in the Eastern Province Inter-schools Bullseye and 3D...

Local man gives girls confidence back

IKAMVALESIZWE High School in Ekuphumleni has officially been adopted as recipients of local man Thembalethu Tele’s Confident Girls project which saw Tele distribute 118...

Grahamstown to welcome storyteller extraordinaire Rob Caskie

“AS human beings, we have grown up with story-telling, yet with the entertainment options available today, the ancient art is being lost. Audiences love...

Lots happening at El Shaddai

EL SHADDAI Christian Academy literally rode into Spring when its Grade 1 pupils went horse riding on Glendower Farm, owned by Adrian and Elizabeth...

Primary school accused of pupil assaults

A King William’s Town primary school has been rocked by a corporal punishment scandal that has forced the department of education to investigate two...

Free higher education for all poor students within five years‚ says Zuma

Free higher education for poor and working class students will be introduced for first-year students in 2018 and fully phased in over five years‚...

Barn dance a success

Event generates funds for preprimary section THERE was a lot of do-si-doing at the Port Alfred High School on Saturday evening where the pre-primary section...

Excelling at Highland flings

WITH the introduction of the up and coming St Andrew’s Prep Pipe Band, several of the Junior Prep girls have been inspired to take...

Keep calm and carry on supporting the PAHS fire fund

JON HOUZET AFTER suffering an arson attack which caused significant damage to the school in May, Port Alfred High School is on the road to...

Former city girl needs your help

Sarah Beth McAdam left the bright city lights of Cape Town and moved to a tiny village in the former Transkei seven years ago....

Dealing with peer pressure in Hi-Tops

NERDS IN LOVE: Norman (Armand Oosthuizen) and Grace (Erin Birch) have a serious talk in the musical, Hi-Tops, presented by El Shaddai Christian Academy...

Diamond Jubilee celebration for Kenton Primary School

LAST Saturday saw Kenton Primary School celebrate its 60th year in operation with activities such as the Goose Gala at Bushman’s River last Friday,...

Festival of the arts shows off great local talent

https://youtu.be/XT72Sv1fLPY The Port Alfred High School Festival of the arts, in conjunction with the Sha-loui Dance School, featured a variety of song, dance, acting and...

A treat for Granny, Granddad and the grandkids

https://www.facebook.com/236852579670268/videos/1431181333570714/ CHILDREN at the Port Alfred High School pre-primary section were delighted today when their grandparents came to school to celebrate Granny and Granddad Day. Even...

DSG unbeaten in East London

THE DSG hockey club continued its impressive run of results against Clarendon Girls’ High School whom they played over the weekend. Following on from the...

Pupil who hit her teacher with a book facing disciplinary action

The Gauteng education department said on Friday it was investigating the circumstances surrounding an incident of learner misconduct in the wake of a viral...
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