We thought we’d share the awesome new murals seen on the walls of the school … Well done to everyone’s effort that has gone into this project.
Due to a generous donation, Sophakama Primary School has been able to purchase a generator. Frequent electricity outages affect the efficient running of the school. The installation of the generator will ensure that the basic day-to-day functions, particularly in the school offices, can be maintained when this happens. Taking transfer of the generator, Principal […]
Grade 2 learners at Sophakama Primary School recently had an annual visit to Elkanah House Blouberg campus. Learners were taken by bus to Blouberg, where each visitor was treated to ice cream, popcorn and sandwiches, as well as given a book to take home. Elkanah learners have been looking forward to this visit and were […]
Sophakama Primary School’s Year Beyond volunteers held a week’s holiday club for their learners at the end of June. Monday was a day for art. Learners were engaged in painting activities, cutting, gluing and sticking, printing, collages, drawing and clay making. Tuesday was a day for sports – soccer, netball, skipping, weights, zumba and an […]
We were fortunate to have a repeat visit from Shane Young & Suzie from PETstock in Australia following their visit to Sophakama in 2017. Shane and Suzie were back in SA to earn their back to back medals by completing the Comrades “down” run this year after successfully completing the same 90km “up” run last […]
Thanks to a generous book donation by our partner, Shine Literacy, each child in the Foundation Phase (Grade R to Grade 3) received a book. They were all delighted to have a book of their own to take home!
We extend a special thank you to Elkanah House Senior Primary in Sunningdale … They made a HUGE donation of 2 800 chocolate marshmallow eggs to Sophakama Primary School this year! The excitement is clear to see and the photo say it all!
Kinlys one of our ROGZ Customers from Belgium came to visit the Rogz Academy. As you know by now, we love to boast about the progress happening at Sophakama. What a pleasure it was to show Piet and his Family, the Year Beyond programme in action! Kinlys were the original Financial partners who enabled the […]
On our recent visit to Sophakama Primary we had KONG join us to see the progress at Sophakama Primary from the early days until now. Their last visit to the school was in 2014, way back when the new school building was still to be built. Following their visit in 2014 they donated 60 pairs […]
There were nerves, fun and lots of laughs, as the three Year Beyond Programme volunteers from Sophakama, who passed their learners licences last year, began preparing for their driver’s licences. Neil, from Road Wise Driving Academy, put the girls at ease. “There is only one rule in my car … we don’t stress,” he told […]