Entries by Jolande Swartz

Ms Nolitha Mancoko – Deputy Principal

My name is Nolitha Mancoko, I am originally from Balasi Location near Bisho but I now reside in King Williams Town with my family. I am married with two sons, Intle who is 19 years old and is currently studying Law at the University of Fort Hare in East London. My Last born Kamva, whom […]

Amatole Water

Last year St Matthews high school faced quiet a few problems/troubling reports one of which was the water crisis, which saw many of our students being hospitalized. The cause of the hospitalization was suspected to be from drinking contaminated water. Amatole Water then offered to assist the Amahlathi Municipality with handling the issue with our […]

Sifunda Kunye writing clubs

The news story below featured in our term 2 issue, during this term there was a formal awards ceremony at Sifunda Kunye literacy center. We applaud the learners on their achievements and the organizers of this event.   Sifunda kunye learners entered the writing competition with schools from King William’s Town those schools were Hector […]

Sifunda Kunye Writing Camp 2019.

  During the weekend of the 23-25 August 2019, learners from five of Sifunda Kunye schools attended the annual writing camp at Sifunda Kunye literacy center at St Matthews High School in Keiskammahoek. This year the theme/topic to write about was UBUNTU. Learners was  preparing for this weekend before they arrived at the camp. The […]

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 […]