News and Speeches for Western Cape Education Department

Final Round of School Enrolment for 2015 is Now Closed

29 September 2014

The final round of applications to enrol children in school for 2015 is now closed. Read More

Minister Schäfer Declares Harold Cressy High School a Provincial Heritage Site

24 September 2014

Heritage Day: Minister Debbie Schäfer unveils plaque declaring Harold Cressy High School a Provincial Heritage SiteIt is indeed a great honour for me to be here today to celebrate with you the proclamation of this historic school as a Provincial... Read More

Media Alert: Minister Schäfer To Unveil Plaque at Harold Cressy High School

23 September 2014

Heritage Day: Minister Debbie Schäfer to unveil plaque declaring Harold Cressy High School a Provincial Heritage Site. Read More

Minister Debbie Schäfer Announces Revised NSC Award Criteria

22 September 2014

Today I have the pleasure of announcing the criteria that will be used for the National Senior Certificate (NSC) Awards 2014. Read More

Minister Debbie Schäfer on School Planning Calendar for 2015

4 September 2014

Media Statement by Debbie Schäfer, Western Cape Minister of EducationBenjamin Franklin once said “By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.” Read More

Minister Debbie Schäfer Opens New School Hall for Sullivan Primary

2 September 2014

Minister Schäfer gave the following speech at the opening of the new school hall for Sullivan Primary. Read More