DG Maisie and DC Marketing Clive Fox at the Grow Smart School Literacy Programme launch at Spine Road High , Mitchells Plain. Now in its third year it teaches Grade 4,5 and 6 learners in an interesting and easily understood way.
This year There are 168 schools involved. Competing in teams of three each school moves Through the various test levels until only one remains. However, all schools Remain the programme through to September.
The Grand Finals are held on World Literacy Day.
Winning schools receive hundreds of thousands in prizes with their team having their Education paid for right through to Matric.