Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Lumko High celebrates, officially

The official opening of Lumko High School in Amalinda, was officially handed over at an opening ceremony hosted by the department of education, was...

East London teacher’s “extraordinary” way to get learners reading

A grade one teacher is being hailed for her “extraordinary” efforts to encourage learners in East London to read. Heidi Borchards‚ from Buffalo Flats Primary...

Youngsters go all out at rugby tourney

  Local rugby tournament Mdantsane Rugby Development Tournament took place last on Saturday October 06 at the NU1 Mdantsane rugby fields, with 10 ten teams...

Selborne U/15A cricket excels in Bloemfontein

The Selborne U/15A cricket team saw much success in Bloemfontein last weekend, winning three out of four games and only losing one. Their first match...

Spreading pet food drive

After losing his cat, Komga Junior School headboy Colby Kean, 13, started Pixie’s Pet Drive two years ago to collect and donate food to...

Splashing Win

The Selborne College U15A Waterpolo team emerged victorious at the 31st Sterrenberg Waterpolo Tournament that took place in East London from September 28-29. Picture:...

Book Drive joy for pupils

Aqua Vista Primary School has benefited from the Wild Coast FM Book Drive when they received boxes of books on Tuesday September 24. The school...

Pantomime show auditions

Aspiring actors and actresses are encouraged to audition for an upcoming pantomime show on Saturday. The show is scheduled for December this year. Organisers are looking...

Career expo gives pupils inside track

Buffalo City pupils have the inside track to the work environment they might want to choose following their school careers, after attending The High...

Triathlete Fray does family proud

Grade 10 Hudson Park pupil, Jordan Fray had the pleasure of harnessing his athletic finesse in a triathlon training programme held in Obernburg, Germany...

Expo to inform pupils and parents

A High School Career Expo will be held on Friday and Saturday at Hemingways Mall, which aims to help equip pupils with information on...

Liam makes biathle team

  KAYSER’S Beach local and Selborne Primary School pupil Liam Prime, 11, is raising funds to travel to Hurghada in Egypt to participate at the...

Club believes in power of literacy

Young readers took part in the Siyakholwa Reading and Writing Club reading competition on Friday, held at Floradale Primary School, in East London’s Nompumelelo...

Standard high at pupils’ exhibition

Art lovers can make their way to the annual East London High Schools’ annual art exhibition, under way at the Belgravia Arts Centre. Thirteen schools...

Mzomhle coaching pays off

Mzomhle Senior Secondary School rugby coach, Xhanti Msauli decided to established a rugby development programme in 2015 aimed at reviving interest in rugby in...

Merrifield College boys ace tourney

The Merrifield College boys A tennis team have again proved themselves triumphant at the national Sun City Private Schools Tennis Tournament, held from on...

Greenpoint Secondary School’s fun run a success

HAVING FUN: Greenpoint Secondary School held its sixth annual Fun Run on Saturday, on a fund-raising mission to build a multi-purpose sports court. The...

Cambridge celebrates with memories

  Cambridge Primary and High School celebrated their 139th anniversary at their Founder’s Day celebrations last week Friday. Former pupil and businessman Leslie Ruhrmund, who was...

Luke takes to the skies

MERRIFIELD College pupil Luke Hanner, 17, recently received his student pilot licence from Border Aviation Club. “As a little boy, I always thought that if...

Greenpoint Secondary School hosts fun run tomorrow

Greenpoint Secondary School will be hosting a 5 km Big Walk/Fun Run tomorrow at 9am. The race will start at the school through the...

Young stars steal show

A packed auditorium at Stirling High School was wowed by the musical talent of pupils showcasing The Wizards of Broadway on Friday night. The play...

PE’s Pearson win High School Drama Festival

ALEXANDER Playhouse held its ninth Eastern Cape High School Drama Festival last week, with here 13 schools showing off their acting skills while competing...

Art classes bring out best in youngsters

The Belgravia Art Centre recently started teaching art classes at College Street Primary and in just three short weeks the students, most of who...

GALLERY:Cambridge celebrates another milestone

Cambridge Primary and High School celebrated their 139th anniversary on Friday. The  commemoration service was attended by past pupils dating back to six decades...

GALLERY: Ubuntu Society holds cultural evening at Stirling

The Ubuntu Society held a very successful evening which includes dance, drama, music, fashion and food at Stirling High School on Wednesday Pictures: SUPPLIED.    

Spreading warm rays of hope

Rising Sun Foundation held its first motivational seminar at Vulamzibuko Secondary School in Mdantsane on Wednesday. Rising Sun chairperson, Loren Flanagan said the main purpose...

Athlete gets nod for team

  Hope School pupil Lihlombe Hemeni, 10, has been chosen as one of the Eastern Cape representatives in the National Cross Country Championships which takes...

Dale rugby fest success

Dale Junior hosted an U7 and U8 rugby festival on July 27, which saw them go up against Balasi Primary School, Breidbach Primary, De...

Big step for Tele

Hudson Park High School pupil learner Uzile Tele recovered from a serious injury sustained last year to earn a spot in the U18 South...

Penny Heyns salutes Clarendon milestone

Clarendon High School celebrated its 115th anniversary during the Founder's Day celebrations held at the school on Friday, with special guest Penny Heyns in...

Dream to fly comes true for two EC go-getters

“I cannot drive but I can fly.” These are the words of Sisipho Nofemele, 20, from Upper Xongorha in Mthatha, who is one of three...

Principal leaves a legacy

ARCADIA Special School principal Dave Bands is bringing four decades of having played a huge dedicated mentorship in the lives of pupils to an...

Stirling pupils donate jar & pouches of Purity to Guardians

  HELPING HANDS: More than 500 jars and pouches of Purity were collected by Stirling High in an initiative led by Amy Sims with the...

Pop-up reading session to celebrate book lovers day

FOR THE LOVE OF BOOKS: Nal'ibali FUNda leader Vuyiseka Ngcawa, left, reads a book while one of the children who joined in the fun...

Hudson Park victorious at SPAR Hockey Tournament

Hudson Park High School have been crowned champions after beating Alexander Road High School in the SPAR Eastern Cape Schoolgirls' Hockey Challenge provincial finals...

Mpepo flies the flag in Florida

  Clarendon High School pupil Okuhle Mpepo, 16, was lucky enough to visit the United States as part of the 11-day Applause Rising Talent Showcase...

Stirling hosts 10th vocal celebration

Stirling High School will be hosting its 10th annual vocal celebration on Saturday with successful past pupils, musical theatre guru Kay Mosiane, opera vocalist...

Hope pupils visit local police station

  Cambridge SAPS played host to 21 pupils from Hope Preparatory School yesterday. in order to educate them on issues of safety yesterday. Captain Mluleki Mbi said...

School shut after pupils turn violent

  An Eastern Cape school has been temporarily closed after pupils, allegedly drunk, ran amok and stoned the principal, his vehicle, the circuit manager’s vehicle...

Local teen champ the youngest ever in SA

East London's newest surfing star Zoe Steyn put in the performance of her life when she upset the odds at Nahoon Reef on Sunday...

Scholars put thinking skills to the test

Clarendon pupils Megan Bosman, left, and Nika Weis were two of the many East London pupils students who took part in the East London...

George Randell pupils test waters at Lipton Race

George Randell High School pupils have returned in buoyant mood following their participation of the annual Lipton Cup sailing event  in Durban last month. They...

Stirling celebrates its many successes

Stirling High School celebrated its Founders Day over the weekend, which consisted of two music evenings, an assembly, and a derby day against Cambridge. According...

Teen holds brave, solo city protest

Ongeziwe Taleni staged a lone gender-based violence protest in East London on Thursday – a move to highlight the scourge of abuse against women...

‘Your passing has left a gaping and bleeding hole in my...

In a heartfelt tribute‚ Thobile Thembi Maseko said the death of her daughter‚ Khensani Maseko‚ has left her a broken woman. “Khensi‚ your tragic passing...

Water-wise pupils excel at Japan event

  Six pupils from Diocesan School for Girls and St Andrews College in Grahamstown flew the South African flag high when they came top in...

Schools’ drama festival set for East London

The Alexander Playhouse will hold its ninth Eastern Cape High School Drama Festival on August 10, when 13 schools will compete for the Lynette...