SSP Scholar, Piletjie Mailula, who is in Grade 8 at Pretoria Boys’ High School, scored more than 80% for Life Orientation, Economic and Management Sciences, and French; and achieved 98% in Maths and 95% in Advanced Mathematics at the end of 2017. How has SSP affected his life? “I found out...
Athambile Masola “knows what poverty looks like” – the SSP Alum has taken her academic background as a Scholar and Teacher, and opened an all-girl, low-fee private school, Molo Mhlaba, in Khayelitsha, to focus on STEM skills and coding. Why tackle decolonisation at primary schools and focus on coding? “There is...
Grade 8 Scholar, Thando Zwane of St. Stithian’s Girls’ College, was the Dux Scholar in 2017. It was a surprise for Thando – “I wasn’t expecting that at all! It was amazing and I’m so grateful, I’m blessed.” Being Dux Scholar “has put me under a lot of pressure, but...
SSP Trustee Itumeleng Kgaboesele is the co-founder and CEO of Sphere Holdings, and holds board positions in a number of companies including Babcock Ntuthuko Engineering, BBD, Pandrol SA, Consol, Pearson South Africa and Old Mutual. Itumeleng got involved with SSP as a donor and a mentor in 2001 – “When...