Star Schools is a supplementary education service provider that has been delivering and facilitating turnkey teaching, learning and management solutions to basic education since 1968, with a specific focus on grades 10, 11 and 12.
As a registered service provider to the Gauteng Department of Education (GDE), we have been working in close collaboration with the department for more than four decades, and all our materials and programmes are developed in line with the national curriculum and tailored to meet the specific needs of South African high school learners.
Star Schools’ success in improving South Africans' access to world-class education through the provision of top-quality supplementary educational products and services is unrivalled. Millions of grade 10, 11 and 12 learners have achieved improved high school results through our Saturday School, Matric Rewrite and Incubator programmes.
Star Schools’ shareholding structure constitutes a sustainable black shareholder base, of which is 42.5% is black-owned, and 15% is held by the Advtech Group.
(a subsidiary of Star Schools)
eBlox is a social network developed by Star Schools to facilitate knowledge sharing among learners and educators in a secure environment. More importantly, it is a platform used to motivate learners to contribute to the body of knowledge.
Star Schools High
Star Schools High is located in the vibrant city of Johannesburg, South Africa’s economic hub, where learners are exposed to an open teaching and learning architecture that comprises a seamless integration between face-to-face and digital delivery methods.
(a subsidiary of Star Schools)
mystar is a unique virtual learning ecosystem developed by Star Schools. It is the first of its kind in Africa. The innovative mystar website ensures that learners and educators of all abilities are well equipped to meet the challenges of education, work and life.
Star Schools Workbooks are now Available on shop.mystar.co.za
The workbooks are available to grade 10, 11 and 12 learners in the following subjects: • Mathematics • Physical Science • English First Additional Language • Accounting
Star Schools workbooks cover the most important topics asked in exams and are practise-oriented. Various electronic resources contained in the books enable you to study at your own pace and access relevant information when you need it. These resources include: • Avatars – embedded links to videos that provide educator-on-demand learning content, just as if the learner were in the classroom. • eBlox – link to Star Schools’ social network where learners can collaborate with other learners and educators and thus contribute to the body of knowledge on particular subjects. • Assessments – helping learners to identify their strengths and weaknesses and target areas that need work. Each workbook also contains a glossary, comprising a list of important terms within the subject area, accompanied by easy-to-understand explanations
Learn from your peers, share your knowledge, advise and be advised on how to overcome difficult sections in your studies. Join the rapidly growing community of learners on eblox, the free social network that facilitates knowledge sharing among learners and educators in a secure environment. Register today at connect.mystar.co.za.
The young, free to act on their initiative, can lead nations in the direction of great innovation.
PPC has thrown its weight behind several projects that support and prepare the youth to excel and become future leaders. We have partnered, for example, with Star Schools which has programmes to raise learner achievement and educational outcomes through its research based curriculum design, learner-management solution and extended learning programmes - serving over 15 000 high school learners nationally. Sinenjongo High School in the Western Cape (in the picture) is one the beneficiaries of the PPC & Star Schools’ partnership
PPC would like to wish our future leaders a wonderful #YouthDay Star Schools