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Why education?

South Africa remains a society marked by stark inequalities – none more obvious than in the education sector. The challenges facing many schools in SA include: inadequate infrastructure, lack of resources in various areas, lack of sanitation and security, lack of discipline and management and critical social welfare issues.

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Out of a group of 100 Grade 1 pupils, only 40 will reach Grade 12. Of those, 28 will pass matric and four will enter university. Of the four, only one will graduate.

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  • A LEARNER SAYS…

    “My current goal is to graduate from high school with high grades and learn as much as I can to prepare myself for college. My intentions on becoming a doctor are rooted in that I want to help many people in my country.”
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    - Grade 7 learner, Bodibe Middle School, North West