08 Jul

On short notice, our Meps debate team was tasked with putting together a team to represent the school at the Junior Leadership Capricorn District Competition.

This was a tall order, considering that we are in the middle of a school holiday. Nevertheless, Mrs. Kidd was given the assignment.

The members of our Grade 8-9 debating team were assembled:

The Winning Categories:

1.  Shadi Leshilo - Opening Statements

2.  Malebo Molele - Response Statements

And representing MEPS and going through to the Provinicial Competiition

1.  Junior Section Commander:  Detective  - Shadi Leshilo 👏

We are proud of all you girls - Keep on shining 🌟🌟🌟

(From L-R) Nare Jacky Theola, Malebo Molele, Shadi Leshilo and Mrs Kidd

You have to admire the tenacity of these girls for showing up in the holidays.

Mrs Kidd, thank you for taking on this challenge head on and achieving such amazing results


Statement from the Office of Capricorn District Commissioner

POLOKWANE:Friday 2023-07-07 at about 09:00 different police stations of Capricorn district embarked in a successful junior district commissioner's audition or competition at Flora Park comprehensive high school.

The competition of junior commissioners is one of most competition that take learners from different schools and introduced them to a Saps management experience or responsibilities,The learners were debating under the motion of "Substances abuse,teenage pregnancy and human trafficking as the high rate in South Africa amongst youth"(re-introduced corporal punishment in school and in house hold)

The competition was supported by South African Council for English Education from Polokwane branch who provided the judges.The learners were given a time to present their points in negative or positive ways,They were divided into different categories groups as parents,teachers,police,social workers and business owners.

The judges keep on scratching their heads in taking decisions but realized that we need to have a winners at the at end of the day. Our junior district commissioner's top five results was as follows;1 junior district commissioner:Lesego Galane of Seshego Saps2 junior Deputy district Commissioner:vispol-Lethabo Manabela of Mankweng saps3 junior section commander:

Detective-Shadi Leshilo of Polokwane Saps MEPS 4 junior section commander:Support-Agnes Mehlape of Mankweng saps5 junior section commander:Mic and coordinator-Mpho Ndabane of Seshego saps.
The office of district represented by Captain Ramoshaba welcomed the junior district commissioner and his commander,He further thanked the organizing team that was led by Warrant officer Maloba for hard work they have done and appreciated the office of the Provincial Communication represented by Seargent Lekota for branding.