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Joe Solomon Primary unveiled after 3 years

The new building of the oldest school in Heidedal, Joe Solomon Primary, has officially been unveiled after being shut in 2017 to be demolished...

Motshekga says private schools can open on 1 February

The Department of Basic Education on Friday published a notice in the Government Gazette which says pupils at public schools must be back in...

FS MEC welcomes retake of leaked papers

The Free State MEC for Education, Tate Makgoe, says the department welcomes - what he terms a painstaking decision by the Minister of Basic...

FS ‘ready for next cohort of learners’

The Free State Department of Education says Free State schools are more than ready to receive the next cohort of learners as indicated by...

Criminals targeting schools should be tried and convicted: PSA

The Public Servants Association of South Africa (PSA) says criminals arrested for burglaries and vandalism of schools should receive harsh sentences. OFM News reports that...

#MatricResults of 2019: FS aims for top performance

The Free State Department of Education will be releasing the province’s 2019 matric results tomorrow, 8 January 2020, at the Central University of Technology’s...

#SchoolViolence: Safety measures in spotlight with survey

The Basic Education Department will partner with global organisations, UNICEF and Save the Children, this year to probe the effectiveness of existing measures to...

Education still unequal after 25 years of democracy

While apartheid education vanished after the dawn of democracy 25 years ago, disparities in resource allocation, widespread drug use and violence have had a...

Free State wins a Taylor-made award

"While others sing and loudly boast of famous schools with wondrous names, to us the Brebner School means most surpassing all their proudest claims,"...

‘Again’ is the sweetest word, says Tate

The Free State MEC for Education, Tate Makgoe, says ‘again’ is the sweetest word he has ever heard. “When the Minister of Basic Education, Angie...

Free State remains top achieving province

The the top performing province in the 2017 National Senior Certificate (NSC) examination results was the Free State, which achieved an 86 percent pass...

Minister brings good news for Bloemfontein school

It is official: The oldest school in Heidedal, Joe Solomon Primary, will soon be demolished to make way for a brand new school. The Minister...

Sadtu’s demands

The South African Democratic Teachers' Union (Sadtu) in the Free State says the protest that took place in Bloemfontein last week was not about...