Three pupils injured after primary school’s roof collapses

2015-09-22 11:58

THREE pupils from a primary school had to be rushed to a nearby clinic when the school’s roof collapsed under strong winds.

School faces abuse claim

2015-09-21 08:54

A SERIES of serious allegations made by a special needs teacher against a northern KZN school have been rubbished by the KZN Department of Education.

School field still flooded

2015-08-27 09:05

PARENTS of children at Piet Retief Primary School have expressed their frustration that the school’s sports ground remains flooded after six months.

‘Kids go hungry because of stolen school nutrition funds’

2015-08-24 09:03

In Queenstown, concerned teachers are up in arms about colleagues they allege are stealing food meant for hungry schoolchildren.

Cowan House leads the green revolution

2015-07-24 09:29

RECOGNISED for their award-winning recycling village, Cowan House ­Preparatory School is focused on turning completely green.

The battlefield of an all-girl school

2015-07-22 13:26

Girl-bullies in an all-girl school

What are Tiger Moms?

2015-06-23 14:07

Tiger moms push their kids to succeed and stay at the top of the class.

Should children be allowed to fast during Ramadaan?

2015-06-17 15:43

Even though it's not compulsory many young children fast for the full month of Ramadaan.

5 activities for rainy days

2015-06-05 11:54

How to keep your kids entertained when it's miserable outside.

Why I cry when I hear “Happy Birthday”

2015-06-02 13:50

Kids really do grow up in the blink of an eye.


Are you smarter than your kid?

2015-09-21 15:41

Take this quiz to find out.

Future of ANA in limbo

2015-09-11 10:30

THERE is uncertainty whether the Annual National Assessments (ANA) in schools, the equivalent of matric tests in lower grades, will start as scheduled.

School gate moms are the worst!

2015-08-24 13:30

A look at some of the different moms and their characters at the school-gate.

You know you're a mom when...

2015-08-05 14:47

Scenarios and situations all moms are familiar with.

Curro still mulling offer for SA schools group Advtech

2015-07-23 09:24

Curro says the South African schools operator is still considering an offer for competitor Advtech, even after its rival said the proposal isn’t in the best interests of the company.

Raisethorpe banquet to mark 50th anniversary

2015-07-02 08:07

ONE of Pietermaritzburg’s oldest schools celebrates its 50th anniversary this year and is calling on all former ­pupils to visit their alma mater and participate in the festivities.

Sibling rivalry management tips

2015-06-18 13:22

Do you have to try and sort out differences between siblings?

5 sick day activities

2015-06-15 14:54

Great tips on how to keep your sick kids occupied while they're home from school.

Must-have on-the-go snacks

2015-06-03 13:13

Quick, healthy and yummy snacks to keep the kids happy when you're out and about.

Schools: In any language, government was wrong

2015-05-31 15:00

Really, what does one do when witnessing a clear contravention of the law that will certainly affect the future of thousands of children and parents?

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