Infrastructure - Education
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BASA Educational Institute Trust, Schools Fund
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BASA Educational Institute Trust provides low-fee paying independent schools to previously disadvantaged communities. Founded in 1992, BASA currently run five schools in Soweto, the Johannesburg inner city and Diepsloot. In January 2013, the Schools Fund signed an agreement to finance the renovation and construction of the following schools:
BASA PROTEA GLEN PRIMARY SCHOOL, SOWETO, GAUTENG
About the School: BASA Protea Glen Primary School is a co-ed English-medium school that caters for learners from Grades R to 7. They also have aftercare and sports facilities.
Status: The school had a total make-over in 2016 and is fully operational.
BASA PROTEA GLEN HIGH SCHOOL, SOWETO, GAUTENG
About the School: BASA Protea Glen Combined School is a co-ed English-medium school that caters for learners from Grades R to 12.
Status: Fully operational