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News and Speeches for Western Cape Education Department

Minister Grant: Schools and Parents Must Ensure No Teaching and Learning Time is Lost

31 May 2011

Statement by the Western Cape Education Minister, Donald GrantNext week, most of the province's high schools will begin their internal June examinations.I would like to extend my best wishes to each and every learner during this period. Read More

School Enrolment: First Round of Applications for Schools Closes at the End of the Week

29 May 2011

Media Statement by Minister of Education, Donald GrantThe deadline for the first round of applications to enrol children in school for 2012 is Friday, 3 June 2011. Read More

Interactive Telematics Programme Benefitting More Learners across the Province

25 May 2011

Media Statement by Minister of Education, Donald Grant Read More

COSAT: Expanding Access to Quality Education

19 May 2011

This morning, Western Cape Education Minister, Donald Grant, attended the official opening ceremony of the new Centre of Science and Technology (COSAT) school in Khayelitsha. Read More

Media Alert: Minister Grant to Attend the Opening of the New COSAT School Premises

18 May 2011

Tomorrow, Minister Donald Grant will be attending the official opening ceremony of the new Centre of Science and Technology (COSAT) school premises in Khayelitsha. Read More

ICT Audit Underway in Western Cape Schools

15 May 2011

In March, Minister Donald Grant announced that the Western Cape Education Department (WCED) was in the process of conducting an ICT infrastructure audit of schools. Read More

Learners Rights Must Not be Prejudiced by Planned March on Masibambisane Secondary

11 May 2011

Media Statement by Minister of Education Donald GrantThe Western Cape Education Department (WCED) has been informed that there will be a march on Masibambisane Secondary School in Delft tomorrow. Read More

Western Cape Exceeds Its Matric Pass Target

11 May 2011

Media Statement by Minister of Education Donald GrantI am delighted to announce that the Western Cape has exceeded its target of 36 000 passes for the 2010 NSC examinations. Read More

Minister Grant Monitors Latecoming at Vista High School

9 May 2011

Media Statement by Minister of Education Donald Grant"At the end of the last term, my office received a complaint from a member of the public about learners from Vista High School loitering around town after the first school bell." Read More

"Thank You Small Library Project" Upgrades Four City School Libraries

3 May 2011

This morning, a ceremony was held at Masivuke Primary School in Mitchell's Plain to celebrate the upgrading of four city school libraries through the "Thank You Small Library Project". Read More

Minister Grant Visits Masibambisane Secondary

3 May 2011

This morning I visited Masibambisane Secondary School to address the learners of the school following another day of disruptions at the school yesterday. Read More