HOSTEL & AFTER CARE
White River Primary School Hostel offers an affordable opportunity for parents who stay outside the town of White River to have their children attend a top primary school within the province of Mpumalanga. Boarders stay at the hostel from Sunday evening until Friday afternoon. The hostel offers a secure environment where children are cared for and provided with 3 home-style meals every day. There are dedicated staff who supervise the children during their free-time and during study. The accommodation varies from 4- bed room to larger 8 bedroom rooms.
While at the hostel the boarders are able to attend sport’s practices and cultural activities every day. The hostel boasts with the following facilities within the hostel complex: a swimming pool with qualified coaches, netball and tennis facilities, a large dining room and wide open area where the children can play in the afternoons. The boarders learn independence and good manners.
AFTER CARE CENTRE
This is a facility where parents can leave their children after the normal school day has finished. The facility caters for between 100 -140 children from Gr 1-7. These learners will be given a light meal prepared by the hostel. Homework is supervised on a daily basis by 5 teachers. During their play time outside, they are supervised by 2 teachers. Some Fridays the learners are allowed to enjoy a supervised swim in the school’s pool.