NEWS ROUND UP

MORE THAN 100 000 GRADE 8 ONLINE ADMISSIONS APPLICATIONS CAPTURED IN FIRST WEEK
MORE THAN 100 000 GRADE 8 ONLINE ADMISSIONS APPLICATIONS CAPTURED IN FIRST WEEK

It has been 4 days since the Gauteng Department of Education’s (GDE) 2022 Online Admissions Application system opened on Tuesday, 10 August 2021, and we can confirm that there has been more than 100 000 successful Phase 1 applications. By Wednesday, 11 August 2021, applications surpassed the 50 000 mark, with more than 52 000 […]

MEC LESUFI SLAMS ARMED ROBBERY OF RANDFONTEIN SCHOOL
MEC LESUFI SLAMS ARMED ROBBERY OF RANDFONTEIN SCHOOL

The MEC for Education in Gauteng, Mr Panyaza Lesufi, today slammed the alleged robbery of several staff members at AB Phokompe High School in Randfontein on Friday, 14 August 2021. Initial reports indicate that two armed men arrived at the school on Friday afternoon after gaining entry onto the premises through false pretenses, claiming to […]

MEC LESUFI FURIOUS AT TORCHING OF GLENVISTA HIGH SCHOOL HALL
MEC LESUFI FURIOUS AT TORCHING OF GLENVISTA HIGH SCHOOL HALL

Gauteng Education MEC, Mr Panyaza Lesufi, has condemned the behaviour of a group of Glenvista High School learners who on Monday, 16 August 2021, allegedly burnt parts of the school premises. We wish to condemn, in the strongest possible terms, the burning of the Glenvista High school hall allegedly by learners who did not want […]

DEPARTMENT OF BASIC EDUCATION TO LAUNCH THE EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT (ECD) CENSUS 2021
DEPARTMENT OF BASIC EDUCATION TO LAUNCH THE EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT (ECD) CENSUS 2021

The Department of Basic Education will on Thursday 26 August 2021, launch the ECD Census 2021, which aims to collect data on all ECD programmes in the country to better understand and plan for the ECD landscape in South Africa.The Census 2021 will count all registered and non-registered ECD programmes to build a data management […]

MEC BOSHIELO TO INAUGURATE NEW SCHOOL GOVERNING BODY MEMBERS
MEC BOSHIELO TO INAUGURATE NEW SCHOOL GOVERNING BODY MEMBERS

Limpopo MEC for Education, Polly Boshielo is scheduled to inaugurate all newly elected 2021 School Governing Body (SGB) members in a virtual ceremony this week. The current SGBs came into office after an election programme that was run from 01 March to 30 April 2021, under the theme: “Reimagining school governance under complex conditions”. School Governing […]

NW EFUCATION ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF THE NATIONAL TEACHING AWARDS
NW EFUCATION ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF THE NATIONAL TEACHING AWARDS

On Friday, 03 September 2021 the North West department of Education held its 21st National Teaching Awards (NTAs) to honour and acknowledge teachers who take remarkable strides in educating its community on an event that took place at Kingsgate Hotel in Rustenburg. A great variety of different categories were represented. The diversity on display in […]

GDE GRADE 1 & 8 ONLINE ADMISSIONS OPENS ON MONDAY
GDE GRADE 1 & 8 ONLINE ADMISSIONS OPENS ON MONDAY

 The Gauteng Department of Education (GDE) is excited to announce that Phase 2 applications under the 2022 Online Admissions will begin on Monday, 13 September 2021 on www.gdeadmissions.gov.za at 08:00 am and end on Friday, 8 October 2021. Phase 2 will be for parents and guardians with children going to Grade 1 or Grade 8 in the […]

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