THE MOSHIA SECONDARY SCHOOL PROJECT 2020 “Inspiring Greatness”

THE PROJECT IS PROUDLY SUPPORTED BY SHAMBALA PRIVATE GAME RESERVE & THE EMS FOUNDATION

On a beautiful morning, on Monday the 17th February 2020 the headmaster of Moshia Secondary School, in the village of Alma in Vaalwater, Limpopo Province in South Africa opened the school gates and welcomed his pupils and invited guests to celebrate the upgrade the school that he is in unofficially in charge of.

Headmaster Mr Setu
Mrs Elizabeth Steyn, founder of the EMS Foundation with Rajah Desraj from Shambala Private Game Reserve

In 2019 Mr Rajah Desraj from Shambala Private Game Reserve made a firm commitment to upgrading the school premises after visiting the school with the EMS Foundation representatives to deliver TUTU DESKS.

A team from Shambala and two parents of pupils at the school set to work to begin the transformation process. The project was funded by Shambala Private Game Reserve and the EMS Foundation. The management team from Shambala and two parents of pupils at the school carried out all the hard work and managed the project.

Addressing the pupils are Ms Michele Pickover, director of the EMS Foundation, Mrs Elizabeth Steyn, founder of the EMS Foundation and
Mr Rajah Desraj from Shambala Private Game Reserve
Mayor Marlene van Staden addressing the pupils

The pupils receiving inspiring words from their headmaster Mr Setu. Mayor Marlene van Staden congratulated the grade 12 pupils from 2019 who achieved a 100% pass rate. Moshia Secondary School was the only school in the municipality to receive these incredible results. One of the pupils received six distinctions.

The Founder of the EMS Foundation Mrs Elizabeth Steyn reminded the pupils that they are the future of our beloved country and that there would always be someone interested in them and someone to watch over them. Director of the EMS Foundation congratulated everyone and handed out gifts of appreciation to the team.

A very exciting announcement was made that a vegetable garden would soon be introduced at the school.

Mr Rajah Desraj reminded the pupils of the great words of President Nelson Mandela. He congratulated everyone for their very hard work.

Classrooms to be proud of, with ceilings and windows that are not broken, a safe space for all.
A home economics kitchen that has been totally revamped and repaired.
The incredible dream team that made the Moshia Secondary School project such a huge success.
Ms Elizabeth Steyn, Founder of the EMS Foundation and the parents of pupils at the school who immersed themselves into the project to uplift and renovate the school



“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world” Nelson Mandela

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