Sources claim that the acting principal, Mr Mnguni, was suspended with no clear reason being given by the Dept of Education, and the SGB was disbanded, leading to the current crisis.
Eight educators were recognised for having attained the 100 percent pass rate in their subjects.
The function was attended by the mayor, Cllr W T Dube as the Guest of Honour, officials from the Ugu Distrct Office, circuit managers under the leadership of Ms N Sethole from Scottburgh CMC, principals, matric educators and sponsors.
Many of the learners were in possession of cellphones and they were warned that it was against school policy to carry cellphones to school.
The school principal, Ms Mbanjwa, has repeatedly appealed to Umdoni for the regular maintenance of this road which, when it rains, is muddy and causes the wheels on vehicles to spin.
AS-Salaam School in Braemar, was presented with a brand new computer lab, valued at R217 000, by the South African Muslim Charitable Trust (SAMCT) on Wednesday, February 21.
The initiative attracted more than 70 children to the library.
Motorists find it difficult to negotiate the road and this has resulted in one of the learners being injured.
Sources reveal that education in the Park Rynie area started in 1917. In the early days, school children came from the sugar mill area of Renishaw.
The plight of the learners was even raised in Parliament and social commentators must be credited for spearheading the issue to the point where it is now receiving the necessary attention.
The awards, hosted by the South African Democratic Teachers Union, were to recognize schools which had achieved a pass rate of between 70% and 100% in the 2017 matric results.