Penreach NGO Mpumalanga
Making equal education possible for all South African children
If there is perhaps something that should keep us up at night, as a nation, this is it:
58% of Grade 4 learners in South Africa cannot read for meaning, while 29% are considered illiterate.
The effects of this crisis will continue to be felt for decades to come.
It is a crisis in education that continues to perpetuate inequality and poverty.
We invite you to receive a glimpse of our humble efforts to contribute to education excellence for one and all South Africans.
ECD 80% increase in number of ECD Centres registered with DSD
English Literacy 76% grade 3 learners achieving above 50%
Maths and Science 20% increase in foundational knowledge grade 4-7
Penreach Play Day 2019 Mbombela – “Play gives children a chance to practice what they are learning.”- Fred Rogers. Penreach experiences the transformative power of play for young children on a daily basis, in pre-schools and homes across the region. But once a year,...read more
Sportreach – Penreach recognizes the value that extra-curricular activity has on the holistic development of children
Penreach recognizes the value that extra-curricular activity has and its role to provide the foundations necessary for the holistic development of children As a thought leader in education, Penreach is continuously looking at creative ways to achieve educational...read more
Asifundze means “Let Us Read” in SiSwati. Penreach Partners TracN4, SAGE, FNB and the Shalamuka Foundation are opening up the world to 3 000 young children who would not have access to books and the wonderful world of reading otherwise. At the heart of the...read more
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Upcoming Events 2019
- 15 June – TDW #4
- 18 July – Nelson Mandela Day
- 27 July – TDW #5
- 9-16 August – National Science Week
- 16 August – Penryn Founders Day
- 24 August – TDW #6
- 26 October – TDW #7
- 30 November – Penreach Awards Ceremony
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