School FM will be launching its very own student operated school online radio station in Amajuba District soon and the station will host it’s first workshop, inviting students into School FM studio to teach them about a range of roles involved in radio production, how the studio works and work towards putting together a trial show.
School FM is a Student Operated School Online Radio Station which will allow students to broadcast school news,events,music and more with internet broadcasting platform on www.schoolfm.co.za / schooolfm.radiostream321.com and on smartphone mobile app.
The station will give students the opportunity to present shows on our platform on weekends, school holidays and after school (weekdays). to develop their confidence, their creative skills, and their practical learning skills. Every student from Primary School ,High School and College can be part of the School Based Broadcasting Program.
Siyabonga Mthethwa , founder and manager of School FM, said that “the initiative offers a platform for children and youth to create, enhance and share their voices with the world through the power of radio. Not only they will get experience behind the mic but they will go Beyond.This means they will be given the opportunity to use their creative skills to not just entertain people but to make a real difference in their lives”,he said.
Siyabonga Mthethwa is hoping to establish the project to link in with the Kwa-Zulu Natal Department of Education’s schools programme.
An event for the launch of School FM will take place at the school in Madadeni soon. Launch day will be filled with fun , with entertainment,live broadcast, competitions and local artists and DJ’s entertaining.
To find out more about the launch and the station, search ‘School FM SA’ on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/schoolfmsa/ or contact Siyabonga Mthethwa on 079 718 9765 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org