KZN Teacher’s assistant feels overworked and pressured, has principal murdered

Sibonelo Prince Sikhakhane, a former teacher’s assistant, prepares to face 25 years imprisonment for his role…

Curro Mount Richmore starts new legacy under the name Curro Salt Rock

As an established independent school providing high-quality education, Curro Mount Richmore now prepares to welcome its official name change.

Drakensberg Boys Choir joined by Newcastle School Choirs for a good cause

Thanking all those involved, Honiball states that the initiative truly made a difference to the NG…

School News: Arbor Park Primary, Drakensberg Primary and St Dominics Newcastle

Newcastle’s school community has proved its worth across various fields, with learners ensuring their respective schools’…

St Dom’s Dia Singh takes 2nd at international science expo in Dubai

The young scientific wiz impressed the judges by addressing the highly complex global plastic pollution issue…

Newcastle’s top 10 matric achievers receive iPads from MTN at local event

The Newcastle Municipality continues to prioritise youth education, ensuring local youth reach their full potential.

Schools to soon start offering learners licences, affirms Motshekga

South African school curriculums will potentially soon see children of age able to receive learner licences…

Pionier High clinches win over Ferrum High at SPAR KZN Schoolgirls Hockey Challenge

The first of ten regional competitions for the SPAR KZN Schoolgirls' Hockey Challenge officially kicked off in Newcastle.

2022 SPAR Schoolgirls Hockey Challenge to kick off in Newcastle

Stepping into some good old school sports—KwaZulu-Natal schools are preparing to be enthralled by fast-paced hockey action.

Estcourt child stabs bully at school

One child has been hospitalised, and another is in police custody following a school stabbing in…

St Dominics Newcastle extends a helping paw to Newcastle SPCA

St Dominics Newcastle has stepped up to ensure that various homeless dogs will be adopted and…

Newcastle leadership empowers 157 young people’s futures

Newcastle Municipality's leadership determined to see that the community's youth benefit from the life-changing tertiary education.

New lockdown rules for schools, what parents need to know

Under the new regulations, all primary, secondary and special schools will resume full-time attendance as of…

Developing local education, St Doms host first-ever athletics day

"In local schools news, St Dominics Newcastle kicked off the week by introducing its students to…

Department releases matric pass rate. How did local schools fare?

Despite the Class of 2021's challenges, the overall pass rate for the National Senior Certificate (NSC)…

Goslings Academy opens at Grey Goose Game Lodge, Newcastle

Following the official opening of Goslings Academy on Wednesday, 19 January 2022, new opportunities are on the rise.

High Court now rules that matric results will be published

The North Gauteng High Court has now ruled that the Department of Basic Education must continue publishing matric results.

Matric results will no longer be broadcast publicly

"Due to the Personal Information Protection Act, matric results will no longer be published on Digital Media,…

Curro Mount Richmore pays tribute to the community and their sponsors

"Curro Mount Richmore wishes to express their gratitude to all who supported and contributed to the…

Major changes to schools, governing bodies, parents and principals coming

"Significant changes are being prepared for schools across SA, with implications for school governing bodies, parents,…

Learners discuss high school life at Curro Mount Richmore

"Given the importance of high school in a child's life, Curro Mount Richmore strives to make…

Curro Mount Richmore bids farewell to Grade 12s and welcomes incoming Grade Rs

As the academic year draws to a close, learners are gearing up for the next stage…

Going to high school, kids tell us their thoughts

"As the school year draws to a close, learners are preparing for the next stage of…

Top school study guides, methods and tips from Curro Mount Richmore

"Ballito-based private school Curro Mount Richmore provides you with easy to use, comprehensive study guides to ramp up…

Why should you send your child to St Dominics Newcastle?

"Independent schools provide parents with the opportunity to ensure that their children receive the best education…

Child stabbed at a high school in Ladysmith

"A Grade 12 student from a well-known school in Ladysmith, KwaZulu-Natal was recently stabbed on the…

Looking into Drakensberg Primary’s innovative teaching methods

"As a beloved government school in Newcastle, KZN, Drakensberg Primary School explains how they have evolved local education."

Matriculants begin final exams with Stage 4 loadshedding in effect

"Yesterday, 27 October 2021, kicked off Matric exams in South Africa. Nonetheless, Eskom has imposed Stage 4…

Why is Curro Mount Richmore the preferred school in my area?

"Curro Mount Richmore is an independent Curro School, situated in Salt Rock, Ballito, focussed on developing 21st-century skills."

This is how St Dominics Newcastle is revolutionising Newcastle, KZN

"The extended list of subjects on offer focuses on Grades 10 to 12 subjects and enhances St Dominics…

Full listing of schools in Newcastle, KwaZulu-Natal

Either as a resident or a person new to Newcastle, finding a school can be tricky.…

Curro Mount Richmore’s Golf Day lights up Simbithi Country Club

"Taking place at Simbithi Country Club Golf Course on 9 September 2021, the event proved to be…

Basic Education Employment Initiative, what you need to know

"The Department of Basic Education announced that the recruitment for Phase II of the Basic Education…

Announcement: new matric exam timetable and study material 2021

"The final National Senior Certificate examination for Grade 12 learners will now start on 27 October 2021."

Having a chat with KZN Teachers about children, colleagues and life

"As an industry filled with a kaleidoscope of golf shirts and capri pants, teachers, for the…

Join St Dominics Newcastle’s open day on 4 September

"During this colourful time of the year, St Dominics Newcastle cordially invites the Newcastle community to…

Over 1 100 new COVID cases reported in KZN schools

"KwaZulu-Natal has recorded more than 1 100 COVID-19 cases across 350 schools in the past three…

Be better; here are five courses to enhance your life

"If you are looking at furthering your studies, look no further, as the Newcastillian – Online…

Gov reveals cannabis master plan adding the plant to school curriculums

"According to the Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development, the establishment of the Cannabis…

Unvaccinated Curro staff may be retrenched, according to CEO

"Curro, the leading independent private school provider in South Africa, will be ensuring all of its…

Drakensberg Primary bids farewell to Deputy Principal Chris Miller

"Always involved in the education sector throughout the province, the Newcastillian - Online News highlights a…

Gov Education vs Students vs Teachers – An in-depth discussion

"One would think the new government would have increased the standard of education, taking pride in…

National Science Week offers exciting virtual programme this year

"The National Science Week (NSW) kicked off on Monday, 2 August 2021, and will run until 7 August…

400 000 to 500 000 children drop out of school in past 16 months

"What's more concerning, according to UNICEF, some 400,000 to 500,000 learners have reportedly also dropped out…

Curro Mount Richmore; celebrating a collection of our learners’ achievements in 2021

"As the year tips into the second act of 2021, we are proud to announce; the…

Drakensberg Primary School from a contender to a leader

"Producing steadfast moral values, continuously endeavouring to uplift its learners, Drakensberg Primary School has transformed from…

Utrecht Principal (Umzilikazi Secondary School) canes Grade 12 learner – Democratic Alliance outraged

"A school in the Emandlangeni (Utrecht) area finds itself under the spotlight regarding allegations of corporal…

Boston – Higher education – the primary antidote to unemployment

“Boston City Campus is open for mid-year registrations for diplomas and degrees, so use the opportunity…

St Dominics Newcastle Matrics making meaningful memories

"Nine beautifully designed travelling boxes are making their way from one Curro school to the next…

Drakies excel in SALA’s KZN Midlands Reading Festival semi-final

"Taking part in various categories, namely Afrikaans Voorbereide Lees, English FAL Prepared Reading and English Home…