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MEET THE NEW DIRECTOR OF SATURDAY SCHOOL

Mr Siphiwe Vilakazi My pioneering nature has afforded me many opportunities to influence development and innovation in the education arena, especially concerning curriculum methods, community engagement, and the leadership and management of schools. I am proud that, as an educator, I have the pri ...

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SATURDAY SCHOOL - 2023 National Senior Certificate Awards

We are very pleased to share that two of our partner schools in our Saturday School programme, Nomzamo High School and Khanyolwethu High School, were placed 6th and 9th respectively in category 1 for the most improved public schools in the Western Cape at the National Senior Certificate (NSC) Awards ...

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2023 Preparatory School Cambridge Results

The Cambridge Primary Curriculum encourages confident, responsible, reflective, innovative and engaged children who are actively involved in their learning. As a Prep School, we follow the Cambridge Primary Curriculum in English, Mathematics and Science from Grades 1 to 6. The curriculum is flexible ...

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IEB Matric Results 2023

Somerset College has always strived for excellence in academics while staying true to our ethos of holistic education and our values of Dignity, Aspiration, Creativity and Contribution. The matrics of 2023 achieved a remarkable average of 3.2 A symbols per student. The school has maintained an avera ...

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Message from the Executive Head

Dear Class of 2023, Congratulations on your remarkable academic achievements! Your unwavering commitment to tasks, perseverance, and consistent, intentional efforts have truly paid off, resulting in outstanding results. Each one of you has demonstrated resilience and dedication, setting a comme ...

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Further Studies Mathematics final results 2023

Congratulations to the following students from the class of 2023 who excelled by obtaining distinctions (A or A+ symbols) in Further Studies Mathematics final examinations. FSM is a very rigorous academic subject administered by the IEB as part of the new IEB International Secondary Certificate and ...

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Cambridge Programme Results - November 2023

We are very proud to announce the results achieved by our Cambridge students in the November 2023 Cambridge International examinations.   At the Advanced Level (AL), 36% of all subject entries resulted in a distinction with almost 60% of all subject entries resulting in a B symbol or high ...

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New Executive Head for 2024

We are pleased to introduce our new Executive Head, Mr Jacques Nel, who will be joining us in January 2024. ...

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Investing in solar power for Somerset College

POWER CHALLENGE Somerset College is not only affected by the ever-changing Eskom load-shedding schedule, but because we are situated in a rural area, the energy supply to the campus also often gets disrupted due to cable damage and cable theft in the surrounding farm areas. &n ...

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Top performing independent high schools in South Africa.

Every parent wants the best for their children, especially regarding education. They want them to have opportunities to propel them into adulthood with success. Making the right school choice for your child can be tiresome and confusing, considering the many institutions available. This article disc ...

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