Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Coega project records impressive results in EC schools programme

THE Coega Development Corporation (CDC) announced that it has seen the successful completion of well over 97% of school projects allocated to it by...

School governing bodies outraged over plan to strip them of powers

The Basic Education Department is ready to squash nearly all powers of school governing bodies if it can push through proposed amendments to the...

Teachers warn of national strike

The South African Democratic Teachers Union has given the Department of Basic Education and the Department of Higher Education and Training seven days to...

St Andrew’s on the basketball court

ST ANDREW’S College took part in the Kearsney Basketball Tournament from Friday September 29 to Monday October 2. The school reported that the basketball festival...

Junior cooks do the rounds in the kitchen

Aspiring chefs from across the Eastern Cape gathered for some serious fun and exciting cooking at the SPAR Junior Cook competition, which took place...

A whole lotta fun in Kenton for #Imaginekidz

THE Kenton Town Hall reverberated with the sound of children having a wonderful time on Friday, singing, dancing, games and lots of stories were...

Education department’s ‘accelerated’ school infrastructure programme hardly moves

620 schools left without electricity, 270 without water, 256 without sanitation in the financial year the department planned to provide them Not a single school...

Stenden SA confirms Hotel Opening Minor 

A memorandum of understanding was signed today between Wouter Hensens, the executive dean of Stenden SA, Lynn Keeys, president of the Project Management Institute...

NMU rape suspect arrested

A 29-year-old suspect has been arrested in connection with Monday’s violent attack at Nelson Mandela University during which one student was raped and another...

NMU students gather at campus entrances to discuss safety and security

Pictures: Werner Hills Nelson Mandela University students gathered at the North and South campus entrances on Tuesday morning to discuss safety and security concerns at...

R200K graduate: Companies step in to help unemployed mining alumnus

Life has taken a positive turn for David Lekomanyane‚ the mining engineering graduate who was due to start a low-paying internship in December. David Lekomanyane...

Arriba! PAHS little ones show much flair in Mexican themed concert

In the heart of Mexico, a lonely cowboy goes in search of love. On his journey, the handsome cowboy meets many friends who all...

Happy Hours at Damant Lodge

Happy Hours entertained the Damant Lodge grannies and grandpas on Wednesday September 20 with some Spring themed songs and thereafter did a Spring Craft...

Teddy-bear picnic at Happy Hours Pre-Primary

LAUGHTER and the sound of children playing filled the air when mom's, dad's, grannies and grandpa's, friends, cousins and a few neighbours arrived at...

Don’t miss the excitement of the National Agricultural Youth Show this weekend

  IF you have never seen a well-groomed bull – coat shiny, hooves polished, eyes bright – then you should do yourself a favour and...

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...

Youngest PhD gets on-the-spot job offer from Cape Town mayor

Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille has hired the youngest student to be awarded a doctorate at Cape Peninsula University of Technology after learning...

DSG Interhouse Cross Country winners

The DSG 2017 Interhouse Cross Country was run on Thursday September 14. The 4km course took the girls around the Rhodes University Sports Campus...

Hunting for cleaner water solutions

WELL DONE, BOYS! St Andrew’s Prep's `Hunters’ Eco Team has made it through to the semi-final round of this year's Sasol/Forever resorts Eco Quiz....

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...

Great season for PAHS netball first team

From struggles with motivation and teamwork to victorious battles against tough competitors, the Port Alfred High School (PAHS) netball first team has had an...

13 Michaelhouse pupils and a teacher had surgery after bus crash

More than a dozen Michaelhouse pupils - as well as one of their teachers - underwent surgery following a bus crash on Tuesday afternoon. Four...
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El Shaddai juniors get audience clapping along

El Shaddai pupils, from left, Beate Leask, Sian Phillips, Faith Bagley, Sarah Dollery, Rayah Dollery and Kaelyn Havenga singing Fight Song, to enthusiastic audience...
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El Shaddai’s Got Talent

One of the groups of talented young pupils from El Shaddai Christian Academy performing a beautifully choreographed dance to Josh Groban's You Raise Me...

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...

Port Alfred High School celebrates 134 Years!

The PAHS community celebrates its origin at a special Founders Day assembly in August each year. Friday, August 18 was a great opportunity for...

Kuyasa matrics dazzle on the red carpet

Grade 12 pupils at Kuyasa Combined School, Nemato, were dressed to the nines last week Thursday and walking the red carpet like Hollywood celebrities...

Countdown to PAHS founder’s day

PORT Alfred High School headmaster Clive Pearson reminded one and all during Monday’s assembly that the school will celebrate its 134th birthday on Friday...

Archers on target

Port Alfred youngsters get top combined scores at latest competition OUTSTANDING marksmanship was the order of the day at the most recent National Archery in...

Good results at PAHS

Archery Port Alfred High School archers participated in the Inter-Schools Archery Competition hosted by El Shaddai at the Port Alfred Country Club last Saturday.  Francois...