Curro pupil at centre of 'satanic art' debacle aces his matric

2020-01-08 13:29

The high school pupil whose artwork caused a social media uproar last year after it was labelled "evil" and "satanic" has passed matric with flying colours.

'My God is no clown' - Pastor fumes over 'demonic' art project at Curro school

2019-10-22 16:20

A KwaZulu-Natal matric scholar's final art project showing Jesus as a clown, among other things, has sparked a call for protests by a Christian parent worried about the "demonic" influence the work might have.

Curro school: More racism claims as cleaners allegedly called 'monkeys'

2019-08-21 14:11

The Curro private school group is at the centre of racism allegations yet again following outsourced cleaners' claims that a teacher at Curro Castle Oakdene in Johannesburg called them 'monkeys'.

Curro exceeds 50 000 learners, plans to expand further

2018-08-14 21:07

With a revenue increase of 18% to R1.2bn within the first six months of the financial year, Curro is set to invest in more campuses.

Stadio to buy top private MBA college

2017-10-13 13:57

Stadio has announced that it will buy 20-year-old Milpark Education for R320m.

Curro goes on winter buying spree ahead of Stadio unbundling

2017-06-22 08:22

Private education group Curro has bought its second academic college in just one month, as it gears up to list tertiary learning subsidiary Stadio on the JSE.

Curro expects profits to skyrocket by 67%

2017-02-02 09:44

Private school operator Curro says it expects its year-end results will show profits skyrocketing by 67%.

PSG: A legacy of outperformance

2016-06-30 14:51

Nearly 21 years after its founding, PSG has grown into one of SA’s most successful business empires, richly rewarding shareholders along the way. But will the good times last?

All its languages give SA incredible advantages

2015-06-26 15:51

A Pretoria private school learnt the hard way how divisive language can be, especially in South Africa where language traditionally divides people into different cultures and sectors.

An educated guess

2011-04-28 00:00

Will Curro Holdings – the private education group – prove as successful as Capitec Bank, the fast-growing mass banking initiative, for Stellenbosch-based investment group PSG?


Curro 'demonic' art project: Why allow artwork of Jesus as a clown, but ban display of apartheid flag? asks FF Plus

2019-10-22 21:29

The Freedom Front Plus wants to know why Jesus can be depicted as a clown in a school art project, which has upset some Christians, when the display of the old South African flag has been banned due to "sensitivity".

Inside Curro's first high-tech high school: there’s no sports, but it's also much cheaper

2019-01-21 07:13

At Curro Foreshore in the Cape Town CBD, pupils are taught via digital learning, and the focus is on technology and science.

Curro dismisses discrimination allegations at top school

2018-07-01 12:01

An independent investigation into alleged discriminatory practices at Curro's Waterfall Primary pre-school has found the claims "factually erroneous", a school representative has said.

Brimstone and Curro's STADIO enter B-BBEE transaction

2017-09-19 20:54

Brimstone has successfully entered into an empowerment transaction with STADIO, the subsidiary of the JSE-listed private education company Curro.

Curro buys Africa’s number one film school

2017-06-08 08:00

Curro subsidiary Stadio has bought AFDA, Africa’s leading film school in Africa with four campuses across South Africa.

Curro profit surges 59% as more SA schools planned

2016-08-16 10:04

Curro says it’s on track to almost double the schools it runs to 200 by 2020 as SA’s largest private-school operator reported a 59% surge in first-half profit.

Curro drops bid for rival Advtech

2015-07-29 16:20

SA’s largest private education group Curro says it has withdrawn its bid for smaller rival Advtech after the target's board rejected the offer and declined to refer it to shareholders.

Our children are colour-blind: Curro parents

2015-02-02 15:25

Parents whose children have been racially segregated at the Curro Roodeplaat Private School in Pretoria say their children are not aware of race.

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