The MEC for Education and Sport Development in the North West, Sello Lehari will today – Tuesday – launch the School Governing Body (SGB) elections at the Mmabatho Convention Centre.
The launch will see officials from Department of Basic Education joining the school stakeholders form the North West (such as principals and SGB chairpersons, religious leaders, tribal leaders, workers/ teacher unions, etc).

School Governing Bodies are democratically elected every three years to create legitimate SGB members in every school.
This is aimed at amongst others, improving the quality of education, ensure good governance, ensure that schools serve the interest of the community and meet the expectations of parents as well as to advance the democratic transformation of our society.