Programmes

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After School Programme

The Amy Foundation currently operates five after school care centers located in Gugulethu, Nyanga, Philippi, Bonteheuwel and Khayelithsha. Through our educational and cultural activities, we aim to unlock the children’s creative talent, cultivate their intellectual interests, and strengthen their self-confidence in order to become South Africa’s future leaders and entrepreneurs.

Our After School Programme Locations

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Crossroads

Isigcawu After School Centre

Address: Corner of Pauli and Old Klipfontein Boystown Road, Crossroads

GPS coordinates: 33° 59′ 32.809″ S, 18° 35′ 58.693″ E

 

Programmes:

  • Foundation Phase
  • Literacy
  • Marimba
  • Gumboots Dance
  • Kwaito Dance
  • Traditional Dance
  • Soccer
  • Netball
  • Hockey
  • Greening and Environmental
  • Art
  • Drama
  • Pantsula Dance
  • Rugby
  • Basketball
  • Life Skills

 

Trading Hours: 15:00 – 17:30

After School coordinator: Lindiswa Mavavana

School contact number: 021 386 7434

Contact number for other inquiries: 021 447 1690

Gugulethu

Siyazingisa

The Amy Foundation Afterschool Programme Centres at Siyazingisa Primary School in Gugulethu each serve an average of 250 children. They attend Monday to Thursday afternoon each week. The programme is offered free of charge to the learners. A similar programme is held every morning during the school holidays. Children are offered something to eat and drink

Learners can choose from the variety of programmes which we have on offer depending upon available facilitators: Marimba, Traditional Dance, Literacy for the Intermediate Phase, Greening (vegetable gardening) and Environmental Education, Drama, Peer Education (life skills), Foundation Phase (basic literacy, maths and motor skills development through play), Choir, Kwaito Dance, Sports (Netball, Soccer, Hockey and Cricket). Classes are taught by our very dedicated and enthusiastic facilitation staff.

At Siyazingisa Afterschool Centre we are very fortunate to have Uthando South Africa as one of our partners. Uthando South Africa run tours focusing on social improvement and innovation in SA and from time-to-time they bring visitors to see our work and the positive impact we are having on the community.

Khayelitsha

Impendulo

The Amy Foundation Afterschool Programme Centre at Impendulo Primary School in Khayelitsha each serve an average of 361 children. They attend Monday to Thursday afternoon each week. The programme is offered free of charge to the learners. A similar programme is held every morning during the school holidays. Children are offered something to eat and drink

Learners can choose from the variety of programmes which we have on offer depending upon available facilitators: Marimba, Traditional Dance, Literacy for the Intermediate Phase, Greening (vegetable gardening) and Environmental Education, Drama, Chess, Drummies, Peer Education (life skills), Foundation Phase (basic literacy, maths and motor skills development through play), Choir, Kwaito Dance, Sports (Netball, Soccer, Hockey and Cricket). Classes are taught by our very dedicated and enthusiastic facilitation staff.

 

 

Philippi

Bongolethu

The Amy Foundation Afterschool Programme Centre at Bongolethu Primary School in Philippi sees an average of 494 children on a daily basis. The Afterschool Programme runs every week from a Monday until a Thursday afternoon. The programme is offered free of charge to the learners and they are served with something to eat and drink. A similar programme is held every morning during the school holidays.

Learners can choose from the variety of programmes which we have on offer depending upon available facilitators: Marimba, Traditional Dance, Literacy for the Intermediate Phase, Greening (vegetable gardening) and Environmental Education, Drama, Peer Education (life skills), Foundation Phase (basic literacy, maths and motor skills development through play), Choir, Kwaito Dance, Sports (Netball, Soccer, Hockey and Cricket). Classes are taught by our very dedicated and enthusiastic facilitation staff.

 

 

Bonteheuwel

The after school programmes were started to keep the children and youth of Bonteheuwel off the streets and to provide them with a safe environment to learn and engage with others. These programmes take place at Mimosa Primary School and Bonteheuwel High School.

 

Mimosa Primary School

Programmes on offer:

  • Academic Support including foundation phase and intermediate phase
  • Arts and Culture including dance (hip-hop)
  • Sports including soccer

The programme start at 14h30 until 17h00 and operates Monday to Thursday.

There are 250 learners that partake in the Mimosa after school programme.

The programme coordinator is Liezel Solomons. Please email her on liezel@amyfoundation.co.za or contact her on 021 447 1690 for more information.

We are always looking for way to partner and collaborate.

 

Bonteheuwel High School

Programmes on offer:

  • Arts and Culture including dance (hip-hop)
  • Sports including soccer

The programme start at 15h30 until 17h30 and operates Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

There are 30 learners who partakes in the programmes at Bonteheuwel High School.

The programme coordinator is Liezel Solomons. Please email her on liezel@amyfoundation.co.za or contact her on 021 447 1690 for more information.

We are always looking for way to partner and collaborate.

 

Have a look at what we offer

  • ACADEMIC SUPPORT

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  • HIV/AIDS & PEER EDUCATION

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  • CREATIVE & PERFORMING ARTS

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  • GREENING & ENVIRONMENT

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  • SPORTS

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Youth Skills Development Programme (YSD)

Our Youth Skills Development Programme is run from our Centre in Sybrand Park. It focuses on youth (aged 18-25) once they leave school and addresses the unacceptably high rate of youth unemployment. The programme aims to develop and empower them for the world of work & entrepreneurship

  • YOUTH SKILLS DEVELOPMENT

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  • Sybrand Park

    Practical (vocational) training and experiential learning interventions in the disciplines of Hospitality, Beauty & Wellness and Craft and Design better equip them for work, further study or entrepreneurship. They are ultimately linked with our Development Partners for placements or further training in the corporate world. We provide transport and a light meal daily to ensure their optimal participation. Plans are in hand to expand to other disciplines such as Computers, finances permitting.