The Department of Basic Education (DBE) and Tiger Brands Foundation (TBF) will handover a Dining Hall to the winning school Tebogo Primary School in Brits, North West. The National School Nutrition Programme (NSNP) Best Schools and Districts Awards are aimed at rewarding excellence in the NSNP which through its efforts feeds in excess of 9,7 Million learners on a daily basis.
The Department will award Tebogo Primary School with a fully equipped Dining Hall plus eating utensils (plates, cups & spoons) worth R450 000.00 donated by The Tiger Brands Foundation. The other 23 finalists and best district are also acknowledged with kitchen equipment.
Best practice is required and expected in the National School Nutrition Programme as it feeds 9,7 million learners on a daily basis throughout the country. The NSNP is an important intervention by the government to help mainly learners from poor backgrounds with the supply of nutritious meals in schools.
Members of the media are invited to attend the commemoration as follows:
Date: Friday, 07 September 2018
Venue: Tebogo Primary School, Khalanyoni Settlement, Sonop, Brits, NW
Enquiries:Elijah Mhlanga – 083 580 8275
Troy Martens – 079 899 3070
ISSUED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF BASIC EDUCATIO