Khayelitsha students protest over a lack of teachers

Students at Uxolo High School in Khayelitsha protesting. They were demanding teachers be appointed for certain subjects. Picture by Barbara Maregele.

Nearly a month into the new school year, students at Uxolo are complaining that subject teachers for Business and Life Sciences for Grade 12 classes have still not been allocated, and neither has a Life Science teacher for Grade 10.