Cape Town
British curriculum
Ages 4 to 18

Helderberg International School

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CurriculumBritish
Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 4 to 18
Yearly fees (G7): R 57,185
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Quick summary of key school information

Language of instruction English
Native English teachers
Extra languages (other than English)
Class sizes Average 22 students / class
Maximum 22 students / class
Extracurricular activities
School bus
Yearly fees: R 57,185

All the details about this school in their own words

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Max. number of students per class

22

Average number of students per class

22

Do teachers assign homework to their students?

Yes

Approximate hours of homework given

Depends on the subject and grade level.

Uniform required

Yes

Entry evaluation for students

Personal interview and entrance tests.

Deadline for registration (new academic year)

No deadline.

External examinations or assessments available

IGCSE, A Levels

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

Play ball, multi-sports/games club, mini-cricket, swimming, recorder, chess, tennis, arts and crafts, monkeynastix, dance fitness, choir, ballet, Mandarin, piano/singing, guitar, Maths support, English extension.

Sports activities included

Physical education

Sports facilities at the school

Outdoor pitches, indoor gym.

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Yes

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

International Helderberg School is currently based in Heritage Park, a security estate in Somerset West that lies below the majestic Helderberg mountain peak. The school is small and personal with classes of between 8 and 22 students.

Teaching approach of the school

Helderberg looks to develop children who approach life with confidence, who are able to reflect and respond with a sense of responsibility to the world around them and who are empowered to engage in the challenges of the 21st Century. Underpinned by Cambridge and external standardised examination and testing, English, Mathematics and Science are experienced at the highest level within classes.