Background: The Learning Centre strives to support all learners from Grade R up to Grade 12 to reach their full Academic potential. This support is essential due to weak levels in English and Maths literacy as well as the absence or weak IT presence in the schools and homes of the learners in Kayamandi. The learners experience the absence or weak guidance of career and subject choices in their schools and homes.
Services Provided: Lab 1 for IT classes in Word, Excel and internet usage in the morning and afternoon.Lab 2 for Internet access for research only.Literacy classes in English for children, using the internet. (Reading Eggs Program)Tutor classes in: English, Numeracy, Maths, Biology and Accounting for Grade R to Grade 12.Adult Education in various ABET curriculum's in the day and in the evenings.Play School for 4-6 year old's in the mornings. ( Registration for Grade R is still pending) Workshops during the school holidays in Career Guidance and various employment skills.
Project Needs: Maintenance costs for IT classes, software and computers. Stationary and books for tutoring classes. Copier maintenance and paper. Funding for applications and registrations for students for tertiary institutions. Materials and equipment for the Play School. Staff salaries.