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MEC donates school uniforms to Ndakana School

MEC donates school uniforms to Ndakana School

The Eastern Cape Department of Education, MEC Fundile Gade, Amahlathi Local Municipality Mayor Councillor Nomakhosazana Nongqayi, Speaker Councillor Nokuzola Mlahleki and Councillors hand over school uniforms to 100 students at Masiphumle Primary School in Ndakana as part of the Back-to-School Campaign, as well as to monitor the overall state of readiness for the year 2024.

Author: Thando Ngcume

Date: 27/01/2024

Premier Mabuyane saddened to announce the passing on of Acting Education Head

Premier Mabuyane saddened to announce the passing on of Acting Education Head

Eastern Cape Premier, Lubabalo Oscar Mabuyane is saddened to announce the untimely passing of Dr Soyisile Nuku who was Eastern Cape Department of Education Acting Head of Department.

Author: ECDOE

Date: 25/01/2024

MEC's Statement during the Release of 2023 NSC Results

MEC's Statement during the Release of 2023 NSC Results

The Class of 2023 obtained 81.4% pass percentage, a 4.1% improvement to 77.3% pass mark of the Class of 2022. Over the term, this represents a shift from the 76.5% of 2019 to 81.4% in 2023, representing a 4.9% shift over the term. The Eastern Cape has produced a total of 316 095 passes over the term from 2019 to 2023.

Author: ECDOE

Date: 19/01/2024

Back to School Back to reality

Back to School Back to reality

Eastern Cape Department of Education Schools opened with high enthusiasm as the 2024 academic year begins.

Author: Thando Ngcume

Date: 18/01/2024

Official opening of Grade R Facilities at Thembelihle and Edlelweni Primary Schools

Official opening of Grade R Facilities at Thembelihle and Edlelweni Primary Schools

The Eastern Cape Department of Education in Partnership with the Department of Public Works has recently opened Grade R Facilities for the small township of Chris Hani East -Thembelihle.

Author: Andiswa Mzizi-Dokolwana

Date: 14/12/2023

Department develops a year planner for learner development

Department develops a year planner for learner development

The Eastern Cape Department of Education Learner Development and Social Support Services Chief Directorate held a two-day planning session program at Mphekweni Beach resort from the 27th – 28th November 2023 for the 2024/25 financial.

Author: Akhona Matshele

Date: 11/12/2023

Ikhwezi Lokusa Special School gets R11 million

Ikhwezi Lokusa Special School gets R11 million

R11.2 million worth project meant to facelift IKhwezi Lokusa Special school has started on Monday this week.

Author: ECDOE

Date: 07/12/2023

Misukukhanya Primary School wins big with Growsmart

Misukukhanya Primary School wins big with Growsmart

Eastern Cape Department of Education working with the Growsmart Company and ISchoolAfrica handover ultimate prize of R350 000 worth, Computer Mobile Lab and Educational resources to Misukukhanya Senior Primary School as they came up top in the Eastern Cape Literacy and numeracy competition.

Author: Thando Ngcume

Date: 28/11/2023

MEC Gade official opens a R52.68 Million new School Structure

MEC Gade official opens a R52.68 Million new School Structure

MEC Fundile Gade, joined by Chief Daluxolo, the Executive Mayor Ms Peeping, former Teachers, Principals of schools and other important stakeholders, recently handed-over Siwali Primary School in Lusikisiki.

Author: Sinovuyo Memani

Date: 27/11/2023

Official handing Over of Science Laboratory

Eastern Cape Department of Education partnered with the University of Westen Cape to hand over two Science Laboratories to Mizamo High School and Sinethemba high School in Mdantsane recently.

Author: Lonwabo Tube

Date: 16/11/2023