Entries by Jolande Swartz

Sifunda Kunye writing club at St Matthews High School.

Sifunda kunye learners entered a writing competition with schools from King William’s Town,  schools were Hector Petersen, Eric Mntonga  and Sikhulule HS. This competition was hosted by Maki Foundation, some of our learners managed to win the competition, they were writing short stories, plays, song writing, poems, set of jokes and drawings. The school with […]

Sifunda Kunye drama at St Matthews High School

  Drama This term we had an event hosted by drama learners of ST Matthews High School. The event did not only showcase the talent of our learners but also showcasing what they have been learning  at the drama club, this was an opportunity for learners who are not members of drama to experience the […]

St Matthews Sports news

On the 13th of April 2019, it is with proud and joy to write that five of our young netball players were selected to participate on the Provincial Trails in East London.   Even though only one out the five was picked to play for the National team, we are still proud you girls for participating […]

Sifunda Kunye Sports day 18 May 2019

    On the  18th of May 2019 we took part in the Sifunda Kunye sports tournament . The sporting codes played was  soccer and  rugby. All our Sifunda kunye partner schools played very well, and we enjoyed the day with all the learners, parents and  teachers. Congratulations to Toise SSS for winning the rugby […]

Sifunda Kunye Sports Tournament 16 February 2019

  Sifunda Kunye Sports Tournament On Saturday the 16th February 2019, Sifunda Kunye hosted a sports tournament at the Zwelitsha sports grounds. Many schools that took part in the tournament, our school St Matthews’s High school also took part in the tournament. The codes that were chosen to participate were Soccer and netball, it was […]

Adventurous Journey 8-10 March 2019.

Adventurous Journey 8-10 March 2019 Participants from Sifunda Kunye partner schools, Toise SSS, St Matthews High School, and  Hendrik Kanise Combined School took part in a 48 km hike during this weekend. Participants were qualifying for their silver in The Presidents Awards level.   During our arrival at camp it was raining but we were […]

Top Achievers

At St Matthew’s High School, we have got our top achievers, those amongst us that work the hardest and out-perform the rest. In third place is Chwayita Xhatana whom is doing grade 10, second place is Siphumeze Mkuli doing grade 10, and our number one Academic achiever is Siphelele Ulana. We interviewed all three achievers […]

Welcome 2019

Wow! what an amazing day, it was a day to be remembered because I finally got to see my friends. Everyone had a smile on their faces except some of the new Grade 8s. I was so over joyed to be a grade 9 learner. we went to a welcoming ceremony at the school church. […]

Wi-Fi Launch 22 January 2019.

On the 22nd of January 2019 we at St Matthews celebrated our wifi that was installed on our campus at the end of 2018. The wifi scope coverage: What an exciting and memorable event, the event was well supported with a special quest speaker from Sifunda Kunye Mr Ben Paullan, Board member all the way […]