Entries by Jolande Swartz

Sifunda Kunye Reading Club facilitators 2021

  What is reading clubs? It’s a relaxed environment that is more like home than school. Nobody is forced to come – it’s something you choose to do. It’s a place where people who love stories and books meet regularly to read, tell stories and talk about what they are reading with children of all […]

LRC Representatives 2021

At the beginning of the year St Matthew’s High school learners had to elect their LRC representatives. This seemingly simple project took longer to organize due to the COVID Regulations that meant the learner could not all be at school at the same time. Eventually everything was organized and we were all able to vote. […]

Visit from St Andrews

We were visited by our partner or as we like to call them our sister school, the principal of the St Andrews school inspired all our learners. The partnership between our school have inspired many great achievements over many years that will be written down in history. We were reminded that hard work pays off […]

Siyanda Quma inspiring artist

  The inspiring story of Siyada Quma. Siyanda Quma what an inspiring artist. Siyanda has a natural talent, through had work and dedication and the believe “pursue your dreams’’ he has inspired many at St Matthews High School. Sifunda Kunye educational project facilitator Sanga Mabulu that is full time at St Matthews has guided and […]

  SIfunda Kunye facilitators has been amazing assisting our community reading clubs on weekends, every weekend  Sanga Mabulu our Sifunda Kunye facilitator with our lovely facilitators does community reading clubs in the Sifunda Kunye literacy center, through song, dance, creative arts we  inspire creative reading.   They say a picture is worth a thousand words!!!!!!!! […]

Siyandisa Scholarship 2021

  Introducing Likho Mbuka, all the way from St. Matthew’s High School (Keiskammahoek, SA) in the Eastern Cape. Wits – University of the Witwatersrand you have another Siyandisa Foundation 2021 Scholarship Recipient on the horizon. This enthusiastic 17 year old scholar has his sights set on becoming an Economist and is looking to pursue a B.Com degree in Economics in […]

Thank you for always keeping us connected!

  St Matthews high school and Sifunda Kunye would like to thank Wesley for always assisting our school with wi-fi or any computer/server related problems. During the past weekend Wesley and Sifunda Kunye project manager Zander Hampson did maintenance on signal strength and replaced all damaged network points. Thank you to Wesley and Zander for […]