Archive for month: August, 2021
Youth day celebrations 2021/in General, Holiday /by Jolande Swartz
Our school celebrated youth day in style this year, thank you to faculty, learners that made it a memorable day.
History of youth day in South Africa June 16.
Youth Day commemorates the Soweto youth uprising of 16 June 1976.
In 1975 protests started in African schools after a directive from the then Bantu Education Department that Afrikaans had to be used on an equal basis with English as a language of instruction in secondary schools.
Farewell to Ms Ngoma/in Farewell, Staff /by Jolande Swartz
We bid a sad farewell to Miss Ngoma who leaves Richard Varha after 14 years.
Miss Ngoma will be remembered for being a staunch disciplinarian inside and outside the classroom. Her dedication, commitment and hard work will forever be remembered.
We wish her well for her future endeavors and she will be greatly missed.
Honors blazer awarded to Madikane grade 11 G/in Awards, General, Learners /by Jolande Swartz
Madikane Nande (11G) achieved an Honors Blazer for Academics in 2020. Congratulations Madikane !