Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Five pipers a first for Prep

LAST week two more St Andrew’s Prep pupils graduated onto the full bagpipes, bringing the number of Prep Pipers up to five – a...

PAHS Matric Dance on fire, and ice

PORT Alfred High School's Matric Dance, themed Fire and Ice, took place at the school last Wednesday evening, just before the holidays, and attracted...

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...

WATCH: Woodridge College on fire

Some of the school buildings are on fire at Woodridge College. This is according to Woodridge director of marketing, Anthony de Villiers. He said due to...

In search of wings

  EVER since Ayanda Matyunu was a young boy, he dreamed of becoming a pilot, spreading his wings and seeing the world. Having grown up in...

Problems return to Alexandria High School

SGB conflict with education department AGGRIEVED parents and members of the Alexandria High School governing body (SGB) have accused the district education office of unlawful...

PAHS Interact inducts new president

SINCE the inception of the Port Alfred High School Interact Club a few years ago under the mentorship of Mike Millard, the group of...

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...

Ex-pupils step up to talk about bad teacher

PRIOR to the most recent incident of alleged physical abuse by a teacher at Ikamva Lesizwe Combined School in Ekuphumleni, pupils complained about a...

Back to school chaos

            Pupils return amid service delivery protest THE first day of school endured more than the usual chaos on Wednesday, as a service delivery protest on...

Port Alfred High School sports

Swimming FOR the first time in several years, the NSRI team was unable to defend its title in the annual Rotary Swimarathon, losing to a...

Fun and funds raised for PAHS at Duck Derby

The PAHS Duck Derby held at Kiddies Beach at 08h30 this morning was a huge success, raising R40 000 for the school from the...

Rising to new heights- PAHS class of 2016

THIRTY Bachelor degree passes and 20 distinctions across 15 subjects were obtained by this year's outgoing Grade 12 class. Overall PAHS achieved a 94%...

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...

Nemato Change a Life – News

Building to something great THE building of the Nemato Change a Life (NCAL) Centre has started. “We are proud that the centre is designed by Robert...

Students’ karaoke night a great time for a good cause

A GROUP of Stenden South Africa students brought social cohesion, nightlife, fun and communal activity, by hosting a karaoke evening at Guido’s bar and...

Minister pays attention to ups and downs in Ndlambe schools

MINISTER of Rural Development, Gugile Nkwinti, spent two days visiting schools in Ndlambe congratulating, as well as motivating schools, to outperform their latest matric...

Congratulations to St Andrew’s rowers selected for Junior World Rowing Champs

ST ANDREW’S College was delighted to announce on Thursday that four of their rowers have been selected for the South African Junior National Squad which will...
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Happy Hours celebrates moms in fun sensory play time for Mother’s Day

Happy Hours Pre-Primary and Nursery School held a fun interactive morning in the school hall which gave moms an opportunity to play with their...
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Kuyasa Combined applauds top achievers

The academic staff and pupils of Kuyasa Combined School in Nemato had a day of fun on Thursday as pupils marched from the school grounds...

Kuyasa Celebrates its matric passes

KUYASA Combined School celebrated the work done by its 2016 matric pupils who managed to pass Grade 12, and commiserated with those who did...
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Alexandria Christian Academy struts their best on pageant catwalk

Saturday evening, Alexandria Christian Academy hosted their first Mr and Miss Alexandria pageant in the school hall. Contestants competed in four different age groups...

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...

Record success for St Andrew’s and DSG

GRAHAMSTOWN private schools St Andrew’s College and Diocesan School for Girls (DSG) reported excellent results in last year’s Independent Examinations Board (IEB) exams. “This year's...

PAHS Interact visit to Damant Lodge

See more news from Port Alfred High School in this week's Talk of the Town.

Dedicated tuckshop entrepreneur

EVERY morning, Nandipha Chani wakes up, prepares vetkoek, filled with either chicken livers or polony, and goes to work. Chani is a street vendor. Her...

PAHS senior splash gala

SENIORS at PAHS fiercely competing in their inter-house splash gala. Races are scheduled throughout the day if anyone would like to go cheer the...

Cosas demands free education‚ no Bantu education and no Afrikaans

School desks  Image: Gallo Images/ IStock The Congress of South African Students (Cosas) has called for Bantu education and Afrikaans to be scrapped at schools. And...

Swimarathon makes a big splash for polio

  NEARLY R8 000 was generated at the Rotary Swimarathon last Saturday, a fundraiser for PolioPlus at the Port Alfred High School pool which saw...