BY REGINALD KANYANE
THE COMMUNITY of Alabama location in Klerksdorp will receive a new school.
Acting MEC for Education and Sport Development, Wendy Nelson said the new school will replace the old buildings of Alabama Primary School.
“The announcement is intended to inform the society about efforts done by government in the provisioning of quality education.
“It is extremely important for our learners to attend schooling in safe and secured buildings. When we talk of the provisioning of quality education, it ensures learners achieve expected learning outcomes,” Nelson said.
She further said it was provincial government’s primary objective to make sure that learners attend schooling in habitual buildings for learning.
“We further appeal to our communities to own and protect these structures from vandalism and other forms of destruction.
“The new school will be able to accommodate about 1240 learners and it will constitute of 3 classrooms for the Grade R, 21 Classrooms, Library, kitchen, sports facilities,” she said.