Grade 8 Application Process

Follow this procedure closely to ensure that your daughter is given the best possible chance of a brilliant future.

Admissions open

9 January 2019

Admissions close

15 March 2019

Interviews

2nd term

Parents will be
informed by

14 June 2019

Parents asked to confirm acceptance by

9 July 2019

Grade 9 to 11 Application Process

Follow this procedure closely to ensure that your daughter is given the best possible chance of a brilliant future.

Admissions open

9 January 2019

Admissions close

End of August

Interviews

3rd term

Parents will be
informed by

End of October

Fees

Fees are set by the Governing Body and approved by the parents towards the end of each year.

 

Amount

Discount

In full in advance by 31 December 2018

R34 500.00

-R2000.00

In full in advance by 28 February 2019

R35 200.00

-R1300.00

10 monthly instalments from Feb to Nov

R3 650.00

R0

*from Feb to Nov via debit order, EFT, Easy Pay or credit/debit card.
Note: The discount is not applicable to bursary holders

Please note:

  • The monthly fees may be paid by automatic transfer from your bank account through a debit order instruction. Should you wish to avail yourself of this facility, please contact the bursar to obtain a debit order form.

  • The monthly fees may also be paid by means of a direct transfer into the school bank account. The bank account number is printed on the school account and it can also be obtained from the bursar.

  • Those parents already using the debit order system will automatically continue with a 10 month debit order unless you notify the bursar to the contrary.

  • The school also has credit card facilities available in the Bursar’s office. Each parent as of 2012 also has a unique Easy Pay number which appears on your statement so that you can pay at any retailer where the Easy Pay is available.

Hostel Fees

Termly Boarders

(2 out weekends per term)

R13 800.00 per term  |  R55 200.00 per year

Weekly Boarders

(Sunday night to Friday afternoon)

R12 452.50 per term  |  R49 810.00 per year

Payable termly in advance
or
Term 1 by 5th January 2019, followed by 9 monthly payments from February to October for Grade 8 - 11 learners
or
8 monthly payments from February to September for Grade 12 learners.

Payments may be made via debit order, EFT, Easy Pay or credit/debit card.

Rebates & Exemptions

Parents of learners may, (according to section 39.4) apply for an exemption or rebate from the school fees. Exemptions are calculated by means of a formula as prescribed by the Western Cape Education Department. The school fees are divided by the combined annual gross income of the parents and the exemption determined by a table, which is also prescribed by the Education Department (as amended in Government Gazette 39392 of 17 November 2006).

Music Fees

 

Annual Fees

Hire of Instrument

R2 850.00 per annum

2nd Instrument tuition

No charge - subject to availability of staff

3rd Instrument tuition

No charge - subject to availability of staff

Please note there is no charge for taking music as a subject or for a first instrument

Exclusions

Please note that the school fees exclude the following:

  • All voluntary excursions and visits which are not examinable

  • Leadership camps

  • All additional subjects - over and above the minimum subject/course requirements (e.g. an eight or ninth subject)

  • School uniforms

  • Sports tours, away matches

  • Sports clothing and kit

  • Matric Dance costs

  • Stationery, specific textbooks and learning and teaching support materials recommended (but not supplied) by the school

  • Award/achievers dinners or events

  • International and external fees for examinations, which the learner decides to write (A-levels, SIAT)

  • Personal needs for expensive equipment based clubs or societies (e.g. photographic society)

  • Entry for Olympiads, Eisteddfods and the like

  • Music lessons offered by private individuals or organisations e.g. guitar lessons; marimba lessons