Mpuma schools get 50% pass rate warning

2013-10-06 22:31

Mpumalanga education MEC Reginah Mhaule has warned that independent schools that produce a matric pass rate of less than 50% for three consecutive years will be closed down.

200 kids miss out as bogus schools shut

2013-02-03 21:44

Seven suspects arrested for running bogus schools in Mpumalanga are set to appear in court, amid attempts to find schools for 200 children affected by the scams.

Heads must roll over matric paper - DA

2012-11-11 16:03

The DA says heads must roll after a printing error in Mpumalanga's Geometry paper, despite the education department saying it won't disadvantage matrics.


MEC urges kids to choose books over sex

2013-06-27 21:57

Mpumalanga Education MEC Reginah Mhaule has deplored a decline in high school pass rates in the province, and has urged pupils to choose learning over sex and drugs.

New furniture for Mpumalanga schools

2013-01-18 17:25

A total of R7m will be spent on new chairs and desks for Mpumalanga schools facing severe shortages, provincial authorities say.

Defying the odds, pupil gets 100% in maths

2011-01-06 22:23

Bonginkosi Mnisi may have attended school in South Africa's worst-performing region, but he's turned out to be the province's brightest star.

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