iQhayiya students reject Department’s answers to their demands

Students from Iqhayiya High School in Khayelitsha marched to the Western Cape Department of Education. Photo by Liza Kettil.

The demands included the opening of the computer room, an end to corporal punishment, that different hairstyles and extensions be allowed, the dismissal of the principal, an end to contribution fees, proof of the use of what they say is R2 million in donations, and the freedom to join any organis