Category: Education

Love Is No Victory March

New start, fresh perspectives and yet some things stayed the same. As always, on school days a woman accompanies her children on a 3km uphill journey. I’ve watched them for five years: slim mother...

CBC Pretoria Matrics of 1959!

Members of the CBC Pretoria matric class of 1959 had a 60-year reunion at the Pretoria Country Club. Of the “lads” who attended, one came from Canada and one from the United Kingdom. (Submitted by...

An Astonishing 4044 years of Service!

Catholic educators and non-teaching staff with more than 15 years’ service were presented with long-service awards by Bishop Vincent Mduduzi Zungu of Port Elizabeth in Makhanda Grahamstown. The 166 recipients had notched up a...

Catholic Educators Seek New Vision

International assessments suggest 78% of South African children in Grade 4 cannot read for meaning in any language. This inability to read for meaning has dire implications for learning, deputy director of the Catholic...

Holy Rosary School Turns 79!

Holy Rosary School in Edenvale, Johannesburg, turned 79, and paid tribute to founder Bishop Joseph Shanahan and the Missionary Sisters of the Holy Rosary who came to South Africa from Ireland. Primary school pupils visited the Holy Rosary...