Mfuleni school kids taught in a shack

A church in Mfuleni used as a classroom to accommodate learners who don’t have space in the mobile classrooms in Bardale Primary School. Photo by Mary-Anne Gontsana.

Since January, GroundUp has reported the struggle parents have been facing to get their children into schools, because of lack of places in schools in Mfuleni. For a while pupils were being taught in a tent on an open field.