North West Department: Education

Contact Details

Postal Private Bag X2044, Mmabatho, 2735
Physical 2nd Floor, Garona Building, Dr James Moroka Drive, Mmabatho
Tel 018 388 2970


The mission of the North West Department of Education is to provide quality basic education for higher learner achievement through educator excellence and support services.

The Department's strategic goals are: effective and efficient governance and management systems; quality curriculum implementation and school support programmes; expanded inclusive education; registered and monitored independent schools; strengthened special schools in accordance with relevant policy; improved provision of vocational and occupational education and training; and expanded adult literacy and training.

Note: After the 2019 General Elections the former Department of Education and Sport Development is being reorganised into the Department of Education.

The information in this directory is compiled from various sources and is subject to continual change. If you notice any errors or omissions, contact us so that we may correct them.