Academic Curriculum



General Education and Training: GRADES 7 – 9


Home Language: English
First Additional Language: Afrikaans or isiXhosa
Second Additional Language: French (Grade 7)
Natural Sciences
Economic and Management Sciences
Human and Social Sciences
Life Orientation
Creative Arts


Electives in Grade 8 & 9

French Second Additional Language/ Film and Media Studies

Additional enrichment in Gr 7 – 9
Robotics, Computer Design, Computer Programming

Further Education and Training – The National Senior Certificate (NSC): GRADES 10 – 12


Compulsory Subjects

Home Language: English, First Additional Language: Afrikaans / isiXhosa, Life Orientation, Mathematics or Mathematical Literacy


Subjects and Course Outline

In addition to the required subjects, a number of enrichment courses are offered providing learners with unique opportunities to explore a wide variety of individual interests.



Accounting, Business Studies, Economics, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Information Technology (Programming), Computer Applications Technology, History, Visual Arts, Design, Fashion Design, Hospitality Studies, Dance Studies, Music, Dramatic Arts, Digital Electronics, Engineering Graphics & Design


Additional Subjects

Advanced Programme Mathematics, Advanced Programme English, Advanced Programme Science

Extension Courses: CompTIA, City & Guilds Certificate in Food Preparation and Cooking, Sound Engineering



Information and Communication Technology: Adobe Photoshop, Robotics, Programming, Mobile Application Development and Animation


Cultural Activities

Debating, Public Speaking, Trinity Drama, Music, Dance Music: Piano, Clarinet, Saxophone, Recorder, Flute, Drums, Choir, Acapella, Orchestra, Violin, Cello, Voice, Guitar, Marimba, Drumline
Dance: Ballet, Tap, Modern Dance


Clubs & Societies

Book Club, Culinary, First Aid, Flashmob (Film and Photography), Freestyle Dancing, Fashion Design and Modelling, Laboratory Assistants, Jam Club (Guitar), Chess, Umpiring and Refereeing, Art, Rotary Interact (Outreach), Peer Counselling, College Avenue (Film & Media)


Sporting Codes

Rugby, Cricket, Soccer, Netball, Swimming, Tennis, Girls’ Softball, Waterpolo, Hockey, Cross Country