Welcome

Welcome to the website of Westerford High School.

Westerford is a co-educational, secular, public high school located in Newlands, Cape Town, South Africa.

Westerford is a pupil-centred school that prides itself on a strong academic curriculum, compulsory sport programme and an enthusiastically embraced cultural life.

A focus on the balanced and holistic development of young minds and bodies combined with the motto of "Nil Nisi Optimum", "Nothing but the best", makes it no surprise that we have earned ourselves the reputation of "The school that never sleeps".

Admissions

Do you have a positive attitude, a love of new and different experiences and the enthusiasm to get involved and take on all the opportunities that a busy, successful school can offer you? Westerford is the place for you!


Latest News

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 15:20

DRAMA SOCIETY’S QUIDDITCH TOURNAMENT

Drama Society successfully brought the Wizarding World of Harry Potter to life by holding a tournament inspired by the novel’s renowned sport - Quidditch. The magical competitive sport is played between two teams of seven pupils riding ‘...

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 15:18

CAPE TALK’S KOKETSO SACHANE VISITS WESTERFORD

Last week Thursday, HCA hosted Koketso Sachane - one of the first black pupils to attend Westerford - to discuss current affairs with pupils.

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