Northern Cape Education Department

In the vast landscapes of the Northern Cape, the Department of Education stands as a beacon of opportunity and progress. Our mission is clear: to deliver quality public education to every learner in the province. We envision a future where every individual can play a meaningful role in our dynamic, developmental, and economic society. To achieve this vision, we have set forth strategic goals that encompass various facets of education provision and support.

At the heart of our objectives lies the commitment to provide optimal administrative and logistical support systems. Through efficient management and robust infrastructure, we ensure the smooth functioning of our educational institutions. Access to quality basic education is paramount, and we work tirelessly to ensure that every learner has the opportunity to receive an education that equips them for success.

Our education programs are not only accessible but also transformative and developmental. We believe in fostering skills that empower individuals and strengthen our province. From enhancing the skills base to providing learning opportunities for adult learners, we strive for continuous growth and improvement.

Early childhood development is a cornerstone of our approach, and we are dedicated to providing universal access to quality ECD services. By investing in our youngest learners, we lay the foundation for a brighter future. Additionally, we offer support services that enhance the functionality and effectiveness of basic education, ensuring that every learner receives the support they need to thrive.

For inquiries or further information, please reach out to us at:

  • Postal Address: Private Bag X5029, 156 Barkley Road, Homestead, Kimberley, 8300
  • Physical Address: 156 Barkly Road, Homestead, Kimberley, 8301
  • Tel: 053 839 6500
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