We are extremely grateful to African Angels’ sponsor Smith Tabata Attorneys for the large financial donations they have made for the last two years – these donations are channelled straight into support for our teaching staff.
It’s over a year since we began the founding of the African Angels Days for Girls (DfG) Enterprise so we thought we’d give you a quick update on our progress.
If we collectively swipe our MySchool or Woollies cards more than 206 times in April 2022 we could both win!
Each swipe is an entry.
While writing this, I am at the ISASA conference, the theme of which is “Flourishing”. As I was pondering the word flourishing, the words that came to mind were – nurtured, healthy growth, producing…I was thinking about plants! Human flourishing, however, is similar, and is described as promoting the growth, development, and holistic well-being of individuals […]
In January 2012 we opened African Angels Independent School with 28 children and 3 members of staff. Cristi Lehy was our Grade R teacher and bus driver. Lindiwe Sigqaza was our Grade R assistant and cleaner, and I was the Grade 1 and 2 teacher, accounts person, plumber, we all just took on whatever role […]
Rotary Club of Gately has been a major supporter of African Angels Independent School since 2016 – donating effort and time as well as finances to ensure that we are able to offer the very best education to our children. Each year, African Angels applies to be one of the 18 charities which the Club’s […]
The Foundation Phase learners get so excited about prize-giving. And for the Grade R’s, the crowning of Mr and Miss Grade R is much anticipated. The Grade 7 leaders are announced at the prize giving – congratulations to Inathi Diko, Olungaka Dlomo, Hlomla Linganiso, Anganathi Mandi, Kungawo Matolengwe, Alizwa Mkanyo and Olona Ngxanga. The grade […]
If 2020 was a lesson in adaptability and courage, 2021 has certainly been a year of perseverance and resilience. We have done more than just “hold our own” in the prolonged storm of Covid, we have navigated the year with continued determination which has resulted in much progress. All staff returned in 2021 which facilitated […]
Sharon and the whole team at African Angels are very proud of our Inga who has been accepted into the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls (OWLAG) in Johannesburg next year. Inga joins Linako who is in Grade 9 at the Academy. It is a huge honour to be awarded a bursary at OWLAG, with […]
If you live in East London, pop into Vincent Shopping Centre and check out some of our African Angels’ artwork in the “Smile behind your mask” exhibition. These artworks will be sold online by Art For Art – read last month’s newsletter for more about the amazing work that they do to help raise funds for visual art education.