The ANC welcomes the opening of a new state-of-the-art school in Soweto, the Protea Glen Secondary School which is worth more than R57 million. The school boasts 28 classrooms, an administration block, two science labs, one smart multi-purpose room, a computer lab, a library, amongst other unique features.
Thus far, the ANC in Gauteng government has opened more than 13 new brick and mortar schools since 2015, and its effort is geared at ensuring state- of-the-art infrastructure is provided to previously under-serviced communities thereby radically altering the face of township schools.
The ANC is of the view that the provision of schools with modern facilities in township communities will improve and transform the quality of education in the townships. This particular school is a modern information technology-based facility with a design based on a prototype that incorporates the Department of Education