Acorn Education is a School Operating Partner to 3 schools in Cape Town:
Trevor Manuel Primary in Fisantekraal near Durbanville, and Apex High School and Forest Village Leadership Academy in Eerste River as part of the Collaboration Schools Pilot Programme.
Acorn Education partnered with Trevor Manuel Primary in December 2016. The no fee primary school have approximately 1,400 learners enrolled in 2018 from grade R- grade 7. Apex High School is a new no-fee ordinary public high school that opened in January 2018 that partnered with Acorn Education since its inception. The school opened with grade 8 and 9 learners only and will have its first grade 12 cohort by 2021. Forest Village Leadership Academy is a no fee primary school comprising around 1,200 learners. The school opened in 2016 and partnered with Acorn Education in April 2018.
We strongly believe that these schools will transform lives and become beacons of hope in their communities.
“These schools have the ability to transform lives, impact social and economic conditions and become beacons of hope in their communities.”