It is with the most heartfelt sorrow to announce the passing of one of our learners Liyema Botile (Mjekula) in Grade 10I. Liyema passed away on Sunday 12 September 2021 after a short illness. His funeral was held at his home in Lower Gxulu, Keiskammahoek on Saturday 18 September 2021. Liyema will be dearly missed. […]
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2 September 2021 Grade 12 Civil Technology (Construction Studies) practical’s .
Our school celebrated youth day in style this year, thank you to faculty, learners that made it a memorable day. History of youth day in South Africa June 16. Youth Day commemorates the Soweto youth uprising of 16 June 1976. In 1975 protests started in African schools after a directive from the then Bantu Education […]
We bid a sad farewell to Miss Ngoma who leaves Richard Varha after 14 years. Miss Ngoma will be remembered for being a staunch disciplinarian inside and outside the classroom. Her dedication, commitment and hard work will forever be remembered. We wish her well for her future endeavors and she will be greatly missed.
Madikane Nande (11G) achieved an Honors Blazer for Academics in 2020. Congratulations Madikane !
Newly elected Richard Varha School Governing Body (SGB) for 2021-2024 Principal: Mr Adonis Parents: Ms Koleka Xabe, Mr Thembisile Mda, Ms Sandiswa Citywayo, Ms Nokhanyo Mfana, Mr Monwabisi Ntoni, Mr Xolela Njamini, Ms Thandi Halom, Mr Zolile Landingwe and Mr Zinzile Mhlanga. Educators: Mr Angel Ntsimango, Mrs Ntsiki Geya-Ndenze Non-teaching Staff: Mrs Zoliswa Mfecane-Mnxulwa […]
It is with great sadness to announce the untimely passing on of one of our learners, Mquteni Liyema (Grade 12G) Liyema passed away on Saturday 20 March 2021. A drive-through Memorial Service was held on Friday 26 March 2021 at his home in Dimbaza. The funeral service took place on Saturday 27 March 2021. Liyema […]
Top Achiever, Jezile Qhayiya, achieved 6 distinctions with 100% in Life Orientation, 100% in Agricultural Sciences, 92% in Physical Sciences, 92% in Life Sciences, 89% in Mathematics and 85% in IsiXhosa Qhayiya was also awarded Position 1 in Buffalo City HDI schools by the MEC.
The year 2020 will go down in history as the year life as we know it came to a “’stand still, the world encountered a pandemic that in still an ongoing fight. The class of 2020 fought hard and gave their best, our school was able to achieve a 70% overall pass rate.