Tyholomi Junior Secondary School, Idutywa



Tyholomi Junior Secondary School, situated amidst the rural landscapes of the Eastern Cape Province, is a public primary school offering ordinary education. Located at Tyholomi J.S.S., Dutywa, 5000 in the vibrant suburb of , Idutywa, South Africa, it stands as a beacon of dedicated learning within the Eastern Cape community.

School Fees

Tyholomi Junior Secondary School operates as a no-fee institution under South Africa’s policy, which ensures education accessibility regardless of financial status. Government funding covers essential expenses, eliminating fees to promote inclusivity and equal opportunities for all learners, facilitating quality education environments conducive to academic success. The school is classified as a Quintile 1 institution.

School Uniform

The uniform policy for South African schools is regulated by the South African Schools Act of 1996 and further guided by the Eastern Cape Education Department. This legislation sets out guidelines regarding the design, colors, and wearing of school uniforms to promote a sense of identity, equality, and discipline among students. For specific details about Tyholomi Junior Secondary School uniform policy, individuals are encouraged to directly contact the school administration.

School Contacts

You can easily reach Tyholomi Junior Secondary School through various communication channels. Here are the options available:

    • Address: Tyholomi J.S.S., Dutywa, 5000
    • Phone:
    • Email:
    • Postal Adress: P O Box 162, Idutywa, 5000
    • Contact Person: Mapukata M


In 2023, Tyholomi Junior Secondary School maintained a conducive learning environment with 171 learners and a dedicated teaching staff of 7 educators. This configuration translated to an average student-to-teacher ratio of 24:1, reflecting the school’s commitment to personalized instruction and academic support.