News & Articles

Lesedi Christmas Party

  The kindness and generosity of the HeronBridge College Staff, Broadacres Spar and the Milligan family at HeronBridge College Prep School, brought many delighted smiles to all the young people that attended the year end Lesedi Pool Party on the 1st of December. Needless to say without the hard work and dedication of [...]

December 3rd, 2018|programme|

Lesedi Expo 2018

On Saturday November 10, 2018 Lesedi opened its doors to parents, adjudicators and visitors interested in how the programme works and what the learners had achieved this year. The people invited to adjudicate projects and talk to the students at the end of the morning were: Agnes Mohale, Researcher at Umalusi (Council for Quality Assurance [...]

November 27th, 2018|News|


                The learners thoroughly enjoy the program; it is wonderful to see their dedication. Some of these learners English results have already improved with 1 or 2 symbols. – Maryna Boddenberg, Educator at Lesedi Outreach At Lesedi they inspire children to be lifelong learners with a sense of [...]

August 24th, 2018|Success Stories|

Geometry in three dimensions

Grade 4s The past two weeks we have been learning about two and three-dimensional shapes. The grade 4s have learned about the properties of the shapes, how to recognize them and building real life models of the shapes using interesting materials such as play dough, marshmallows and kebab sticks. Learning using manipulatives and [...]

March 9th, 2018|programme|

67 minutes for Mandela

What do you do with 67 minutes? For many people in South Africa, it is the time it might take to fetch the daily water from a communal water point, or the time taken to walk to school, or the extra minutes to your morning because you have to take several taxis to work. For [...]

July 19th, 2017|programme|

Geometrocity – Grade 5s try their hands at town planning in 2d and 3d

In the second term of this year, our grade 5 class did a crash course in town planning. To start off, they brain stormed all the buildings and places that were essential for a complete city. Teacher Jackie kept track by writing all the words on the white board. As you can see from the [...]

July 10th, 2017|programme|