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News and Speeches for Western Cape Education Department

Media Alert: Minister Grant to Officially Open Klapmuts Primary School

25 September 2011

Replacing schools built with inappropriate materials is a major priority for this government. That is why, over the current MTEF, the WCED will be replacing 25 schools built with wood or chipboard with brick and mortar materials. Read More

WCED Prepared for a Fully Productive 2012 School Year

20 September 2011

Media Statement by Donald Grant, Minister of EducationThe WCED recently released to schools a planning calendar for the 2012 school year in order to prepare teachers, principals and parents well in advance about education activities planned for 2012. Read More

Schools Gear Up for 2012 School Governing Body (SGB) Elections

18 September 2011

Media Statement by Donald Grant, Minister of EducationSchool Governing Bodies (SGBs) are essential partners in the combined effort in delivering quality education to the children of this province. Read More

NSC Exams 2011: Four Weeks to Go - WCED Prepared and Ready

18 September 2011

Media Statement by Donald Grant, Minister of EducationIn just four weeks' time, the first of the 2011 National Senior Certificate examinations begins. Read More

Minister Grant Announces Recommendations Following Bus Accident

12 September 2011

Media Statement by Donald Grant, Minister of Education Read More

Celebrating International Literacy Day

7 September 2011

Media Statement by Donald Grant, Minister of Education Read More

Media Alert: Minister Grant and Minister Meyer to Celebrate International Literacy Day at Red Cross Children's Hospital

6 September 2011

Tomorrow, Minister for Education, Donald Grant, and Minister for Cultural Affairs and Sports, Ivan Meyer, will be celebrating International Literacy Day with children from Red Cross Children's Hospital. Read More

Eleven New Schools Set to Open in the Western Cape at Start of the 2012 School Year

6 September 2011

Media Statement by Donald Grant, Minister of Education Read More