Rachel Kolisi recently showed her ‘sense of relief’ that school started in South Africa today by sharing a funny back-to-school photo.
She and her husband, Springbok rugby captain Siya is going viral with their hilarious back-to-school picture. Rachel took to Instagram and Facebook to share the picture as Wednesday 15 January officially kick-starts the 2020 academic year for learners across the country.
“Swipe to see my inspo. Before you’ll ask about the pool/dam #FluidraSA and #ZodiacSouthAfrica have it covered,” she captioned the post.
Rachel said that the picture was inspired by a post shared by American mom Jena Willingham in 2017.
“With my 4-year-old starting this year, it’s the first time in 11 years I have been without a baby every second I am off of work,” she told Popsugar at the time.
Rachel’s post on Instagram and Facebook already clocked in over 20 000 likes combined, with mother’s everywhere absolutely loving the photo.
“You’re such a mood, I love it,” said one Instagram user. “This pic is EVERYTHING [sic],” said another.
“This is THE BEST POST for back to school I’ve seen,” user comments continued. “This is gold!”
Back to school 2020
It is reported that various MEC’s have been deployed to schools across the province to oversee the smooth running of the first day as part of the government’s back to school initiative. The MEC’s, according to the South African Government News Agency, is expected to assess conditions in each of the schools to which they are deployed, as well as consult with communities on education-related.
For the first time they will also asses Early Childhood Development (ECD) centres, as this function will now be the responsibility of the Department of Basic Education.