News and Speeches for Ministry of Education | Western Cape Government

News and Speeches for Ministry of Education

Don’t Wait! Confirm your choice of school today

30 May 2024

Starting today, parents who applied during the on-time admissions period (11 March 2024 – 12 April 2024) will be able to view the outcome of their applications for a place for their child in a school for 2025 on the online admissions system. Read More

Don’t wait! Outcomes of admissions applications available from 30 May 2024

27 May 2024

Parents who applied for a place in Grade 1 or 8 for their child for the 2025 school year during the on-time admissions window will start seeing the outcomes of their applications from 30 May 2024. Read More

Don’t wait! Late online admissions applications for Gr. 1 & 8 are closing soon

9 May 2024

The online window for late applications for Grade 1 and 8 in 2025 closes on 12 May 2024, and we urge parents to ensure that they apply as soon as possible. Read More

Nominations for the 2024 National Teaching Awards are open!

1 May 2024

As we celebrate Workers’ Day today, we encourage all of our teachers to participate in the 2024 National Teaching Awards! The deadline for nominations is 31 May 2024. Read More