Department of Education – Mason Lincoln Special School

Mason Lincoln is a special school situated in Umlazi, V section which caters for the physically challenged, visually impaired, autistic, intellectually impaired (mild), epileptic and learners with albinism. Mason Lincoln was founded in 1943 by the late Sister Mason. At the time it was operating under the St Annes Hospital (Emalendeni), now known as Prince Mshiyeni Hospital. Children admitted for longer periods for polio and spinal conditions were taught by Sister Mason, hence the school was named after her.