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Monthly Archives: February 2015

Adopt-a-School Foundation matric learners shine

  Fortunate Rangwaneni from Tshivase Secondary School in Vhembe, Limpopo achieved seven distinctions in her matric year. She grew up in the Mbilwi Village some two hours from Vhembe and she would wake up at midnight to study before getting ready to catch her 5am transport to school. Shanduka Foundation’s Cyril Ramaphosa Education Trust has […]

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Kagiso Shanduka Trust hands over completed infrastructure

On 7 February, Kagiso Shanduka Trust and the Free State Department of Education hosted a schools infrastructure launch event in Kroonstad showcasing the success of the public/private sector collaborative partnership which is fast tracking education development in the Free State. The partnership handed over a fully resourced library to Thakameso Combined School, three classrooms and […]

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Emjindini Secondary School project launch

On 16 January, Adopt-a-School Foundation handed over a fully equipped science laboratory to Emjindini Secondary School in Barberton, Mpumalanga. This is part of the first phase of a five year adoption programme in partnership with Barberton Mines, a subsidiary of Pan African Resources. Phase two of the programme is underway and comprises of the demolition […]

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Message from the Executive Director: February 2015

Welcome Adopt-a-School Foundation has hit the ground running in 2015. Following the release of the matric results on 5th January, we began a detailed assessment of the performance of all of our adopted schools which, on average, achieved a 77% pass rate in 2014. This was a 5% decline from the average pass rate achieved […]

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