MOTION ON THE YOUNGEST SCHOOL PRINCIPAL WHO IMPROVED MATRIC PASS FROM 28% TO 88%

The African National Congress moves without notice: That the House

  1. appreciates the 29-year-old Eastern Cape school principal who steered his under-resourced rural school from a 28% matric pass rate in 2018 to an impressive 88.6% in 2021;
  2. remembers that the district education authorities urgently roped in Abonga Mdze in as a teacher in 2019, after the school's dismal performance the year before;
  3. remembers that Abonga started his official teaching career as a mathematics teacher at the KT Mchasa Senior Secondary School in Tsolo in 2015 and while there, he started winter classes that saw the school’s maths result improve;
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  6. believes that his achievement is testimony to the fact that young people are capable of holding leadership positions; and
  7. congratulates Abonga Mdze for the sterling job and for his dedication.