Thursday, September 19, 2019

Big strides for Parkland pupils

Parkland Special School held their annual Big Walk on Friday, with the pupils divided into three groups to walk around Beacon Bay. The walk consisted...

Young artists show off their amazing work

Bright colours adorn the hall at the Belgravia Arts Centre as the annual East London Primary Schools’ Art Exhibit continues until August 20. More than...

114 years of Hudson schools’ ‘family’

Hudson Park High School’s Centenary Hall was packed with pupils from both the primary and high school as they celebrated the Hudson’s 114th birthday...

Stirling’s past shines forth

Stirling High School recently celebrated its 35th year at a Founders’ Day assembly. The day saw past pupils from the classes of 1979, 1989, 1999...

Mixed fortunes for Clarendon derby day

Clarendon High School saw mixed results at their recent derby day against Port Elizabeth-based Collegiate Girls High School. Their netball suffered a major blow, losing...

Breidbach FA defeated at Goodwill Games

Breidbach Football Association (Brefa) suffered defeat during the recent Goodwill Games held at the Breidbach Sports Grounds after losing to East London Central Local...

Clarendon pupils get into combat mode

Grade 8 pupils eight students from Clarendon High School spent their afternoon in a three-hour workshop learning tips on self-defence with Kalah Combat and...

Rugby for Mandela

To honour Nelson Mandela, Forwards Clinic gave spared their 67 minutes by sharing rugby knowledge with schools from underprivileged backgrounds in the form of...

Choose a job you love

The third annual Community Action Africa (CAA) career expo recently took place at Buffalo City College. Pupils from 17 disadvantaged schools were given an array...

Vandalism, burglary shock at Breidbach Primary

Teachers at Breidbach Primary School were in a state of shock after finding their classes destroyed early last Monday morning. School principal head Gareth Fourie...

GALLERY:Majorettes entertain East London

About 104 teams (3,400 athletes) made up of both majorettes and cheerleaders from all over the country to took part in the South African...

Mdantsane maths centre opened doors

Mdantsane-born Khanyisa Dyonashe is excelling at the University of Cape Town (UCT) thanks to the help of the Kutlwanong Promaths Centre. Dyonashe matriculated graduated matric...

Girls learn all about Port of East London

Earlier this month, the Transnet National Ports Authority’s (TNPA) Port of East London hosted their its Take a Girl Child to Work Day initiative....

Majorettes to show their moves in EL

The South African Majorette and Cheerleading Association (Samca) National Championships will take place at the Inkwenkwezi Private Game Reserve on Saturday June 22 and...

Top trio to benefit from scholarships

Emotions were running high as three families recounted how blessed they were that their children would be able to attend Hudson Park High School...

Port Rex appoints principal

After a four-year search, four years of searching, Port Rex Technical High School has announced the appointment of Ettiene Theron as their new principal. Theron...

Soweto String Quartet tugs at Merrifield’s heartstrings

Merrifield Preparatory School and College received a big surprise on Monday when none other than the world-famous Soweto String Quartet (SSQ) arrived to host...

Green Merrifield gets platinum

Merrifield College received a platinum certificate from the Wildlife and Environment Society of South Africa (Wessa) for four years of consistent work in key...

Fun Day at Stirling [GALLERY]

Stirling Primary School held its Games Day last Saturday. There was plenty of excitement and fun to be had, with various stalls and activities...

Good family fun at picnic

The second annual Families South Africa (Famsa) picnic took place at Southernwood Primary School in East London, with a lot of excitement and fun. The...

Clarendon makes it to Hockey Challenge finals

Clarendon High School emerged victorious in the East London Coastal leg of the SPAR Eastern Cape Schoolgirls Hockey Challenge after beating Hudson Park 2-1...

UFH drama society to showcase ‘Lost Tribe’

University of Fort Hare Drama Society will showcase a 57-minute play titled Maxhoba Village: Lost Tribe on Thursday and Friday night at 7.30pm at...

STIRLING BAPTIST CHURCH HOLIDAY CLUB 2019

FAITH-FILLED FUN: The Stirling Baptist Church will be hosting their annual Holiday Club during the first week of the June holidays. For over a...

GALLERY: Carnival at Hudson Park Primary School entertains locals

  It was a big turn out at the annual Hudson Park Primary Carnival on Saturday, pupils, staff members and their family members had a...

Focus on maths, science

High school pupils from previously disadvantaged areas gathered at Buffalo City College for the third annual Community Action Africa (CAA) maths and science exhibition...
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WATCH: VINCENT PARK PAINTS EASTER – WINNING ENTRY

https://youtu.be/aGwt12wBCuc Watch as 7 year old Laerskool Nahoon school pupil, Charlene Erasmus, gets a wonderful surprise when she visits Vincent Park. Click this link - Vincent...

Pupils enjoy Easter fun

The Peggy Nesta Foundation held an Easter Fun Day last week Thursday at Pefferville Primary School. “The Easter Fun Day is normally on a Saturday...

Autism awareness event for school

College Street Primary School will host their first Autism Awareness Day on Saturday as April is Autism Awareness Month. The event will be held from...

Selborne to fly EL flag at Kearsney Festival

Selborne College will be the only East London school taking part in the 12th annual Standard Bank Kearsney Easter Rugby Festival in KwaZulu-Natal from...

Clarendon nabs national education award

Clarendon High School for Girls was recently honoured at the sixth annual National Education Excellence Awards at Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg when they...
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{WATCH} HOPEFUL – Hope Schools receives the stationery donated by the...

HTTPS://youtu.be/2a6bWuoMFQI LEARNER'S FROM HOPE SCHOOLS were delighted to receive a visit recently from Penny, PnA Stationer's friendly monkey mascot.

Pupils debate EC Sopa

The annual State of the Province Address (Sopa) Schools’ Debating Competition took place at the East London Convention Centre (ELICC) on Saturday, tackling where...

‘How I turned my life around’

“I looked at the world through the eyes of of fear. I was looking for a purpose, but I was looking for it at...

Accounting Olympiad opens registration

The South African Institute of Professional Accountants (Saipa) has opened registrations for the latest edition of its National Accounting Olympiad (NAO) which they have...

School sport stars get a Jumbo boost

Hudson Park High School pupil Josh Jonas and Selborne College pupil Matthew Fourie each received a scholarship worth R10,000 and a R6,000 clothing voucher...

NMU app is helping pupils

Final-year pupils in Mthatha and Nelson Mandela Bay are using technology to help teach others as part of the Incubator Schools Programme (ISP) Teacher...

Insurance company helps build toilets for schools

South African insurance company Assupol has teamed up with the department of basic education to provide sanitation facilities for 100 schools around the country,...

GALLERY: Buco Tomato trot & cycle

OFF THEY GO: The annual Buco Tomato Trot & Cycle took place on Saturday at Lilyfontein School. The event saw hundreds of people take...

Social media drive clothes needy pupils

About 60 young faces in Dimbaza were left smiling last week when they got shirts on their backs and socks on their feet for...

Champion debate team win bursaries

Schools from around East London participated in the third annual inter-schools debating competition at the East London City Hall last Friday. The competition saw 11...

Anti-crime effort

The Safer South Africa Foundation (SSAF) launched its anti-crime youth programme in the Eastern Cape on Tuesday with East London’s John Bisseker Secondary School...

JSE Investment Challenge opens for schools and universities

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) has officially opened registration for the 2019 Investment Challenge, with schools and universities invited to submit their teams. The competition...

Trust honours top achievers

Non-profit education trust Student Sponsorship Programme (SSP) held their latest graduation ceremony for the class of 2018 at Selborne College last Saturday. The ceremony included...

Hudson boosts learning

Hudson Park High School will now offer dynamic additional programmes for academics. Extension maths, thinking skills and other specialised classes will be on offer to...

Tablers step up to challenge

Round Table 1 East London are raising funds for Selborne Primary School pupil Ubuko Mpotulo who was diagnosed with meningococcal septicmemia. The lining of Mpotulo’s...

Dale Junior splashes out at inter-house gala

SPLASH OF FUN: A young swimmers gives it their best in the annual Dale College Boys’ Primary School inter-house gala that took place on...

Pupil’s dream comes true

HUDSON Park High School pupil Nonelela Yikha was recently selected for the South African U19 cricket team to tour India from February 15 to...

Matrics rewarded with prize-giving for efforts

Greenpoint Secondary School held a prize-giving ceremony on Friday for the matric class of 2018, who achieved a pass rate of 95.3% pass rate. Principal...

Special candle flame welcomes new pupils

Hudson Park High School has welcomed a new batch of grade 8’s, with their annual orientation week from January 8 to 11 in East...

Human Rights Commission ‘deeply’ concerned about discrimination at SA schools

The SA Human Rights Commission says it is “deeply” concerned about instances of discrimination at SA schools. This follows allegations of racial segregation at Laerskool...