The difference between IEB, CAPS and Cambridge

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The difference between IEB, CAPS and Cambridge

Our secondary school team has embarked on a #NextLevelCambridge roadshow, taking us to various primary schools across Gauteng.   Our mission as a team is to introduce the Cambridge curriculum to students and empower them with the information that they need to make the best decision regarding high school, particularly when

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Why study A-Levels?

One of the reasons that drew me to Nova Pioneer five years ago, apart from the desire to be a member of a team of educational pioneers in South Africa, was the opportunity to teach within the Cambridge system. And five years down the line, I do not regret that

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Nova Pioneer students celebrate strong Cambridge results

Nova Pioneer Schools for Innovators and Leaders, recently celebrated their Midrand students’ Cambridge Checkpoint results. Nova Pioneer students achieved scores ahead of the international benchmark for English and Science, whilst staying at pace with international trends for Maths.    Nova Pioneer is a pan-African independent school group that builds and

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Nova Pioneer students celebrate 100% Cambridge A-Level Pass Rate

Celebrating our Novaneers 100% pass rate for Cambridge A-Levels    Students at the Nova Pioneer Ormonde Secondary campus elated as they celebrate a year of exceptional results. Nova Pioneer is a pan-African independent school group that builds and operates world-class, affordable schools, offering students grades from preschool through to secondary.

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Celebrating Academic Excellence

I would like to take this opportunity to celebrate our top academic achievers (Grade 8 -10) for 2021. I wish to congratulate these students for managing to produce these excellent results in what was, again, an unusual year. We are very proud of them. They exemplify our Culture Principles of

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Preventing Bullying at School

The sad reality that is slowly starting to sink in about our childrens’ day to day experiences is that they are not only living through one pandemic that is shaping their futures, but they are also dealing with mental issues such as depression, anxiety and suicidal thoughts, often brought to

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Mindfulness in the Classroom

Mindfulness refers to a state of mind where a person has a heightened awareness of the internal and external experiences that are occurring at the present moment. It is a practice where your mind and all its thoughts are quietened bringing a feeling of calmness and increased awareness and focus.

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5 Things to Consider When Looking for a High School

High school is the final phase of basic education, and the seeds planted in high school will be the fruits that will grow in tertiary. Looking for a high school for your child is no small feat. Parents want to know that their children are well prepared in high school

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Why Parents Should Consider a Cambridge Curriculum for their Children

We live in an ever-changing and demanding world and children will be presented with opportunities and challenges, many of which will be new to their parents. The Cambridge curriculum was adopted by Nova Pioneer with the aim to equip students with the skills required to not only cope in the 21st

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Five Skills Your Child Will Develop in Pre-Primary School

As children grow in their early childhood years and enter pre-primary school, their world begins to open up. They want to explore and frequently ask about the things around them. Eventually, their interactions with others help to shape their ways of thinking and moving. Early childhood development progresses gradually and

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