The Senior Preparatory Phase (Grades 4 to 7)

In the Senior Preparatory Phase, children are introduced to specialist subject teaching. The staff are passionate about their individual subjects and ensure that lessons are stimulating and fun. The high academic standards and challenging targets exceed the requirements of the normal curriculum.

Subjects covered in the Senior Prep Phase include:

  • English
  • Afrikaans
  • Mathematics
  • Natural Sciences
  • Human and Social Sciences (Grades 4 & 5)
  • History (Grades 6 & 7)
  • Geography (Grades 6 & 7)
  • Economic and Management Science (Grades 6 & 7)
  • Art and Technology
  • Information and Computer Technology
  • Music
  • Life Orientation.


Class work is supplemented by relevant outings and homework. Each grade in the phase experiences the outdoors during its annual residential camp. Local tours and excursions also form part of the curriculum. Detailed reports are issued each term and parents also have regular opportunities to consult with teachers.