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2021 Public School Re-opening Dates

25 January 2021 – Principals, SMTs, non-teaching staff, education assistants return

27 January 2021 – school feeding for NSNP learners begins

1 February 2021 – all teachers return

15 February 2021 – all learners (subject to timetables for physical distancing) return

Letters to Principals and Schools

Letters to Parents


Employee Health and Wellness Programme

Quality learning @home

Back to School COVID-19 Resources

DBE website

Back to School Videos

SA Paediatric Association School Return Position Statement | 1 February 2021

School Calendar and Public Holidays