Greenside High School – Fifty Years of Thorough and Modern Education

Private Property South Africa
Claire Fraser

With a high profile for academic, cultural and sporting excellence in Johannesburg, Greenside High School is one of the major feeder schools for Wits University.

Greenside High School provides superior quality education in preparation for the national matric examinations. The full range of subjects is available, and the school provides learners with the support and guidance they need to garner full understanding and mechanisms to excel in their studies. Learners are given the option of taking extra subjects over and above those on offer at the school for recognition on their matric certificate.

The academic enrichment of learners takes place in top facilities including science and biology laboratories, computer networks, a Media Centre, Video Room and Lecture Theatre. Learners undergo numerous test opportunities during the course of the year to fortify understanding, and the general life of the school is enhanced through local and international school tours that cover both the curriculum and the extra-mural activities of learners.

Greenside High School is something of a dramatic arts specialist. The school is well-recognised for its theatre productions, and the school participates in a number of school drama festivals during the year, and annually heads to the Grahamstown Festival for the complement to the theoretical and practical classes that take place within the school. The school is frequently in local media publications for their premium quality productions.

Drama is both a part of the curriculum, as well as an extra- mural activity. Extra-curricular endeavours are given unique importance at the school as part of the comprehensive education at the school. Greenside High School is home to a number of successful sportsmen and women, and the recognition of talent aids in promoting the learners at the school as provincial and national representatives in a range of activities. This is fundamental in the attainment of the school’s vision to help every learner realise his or her personal potential.

Virtual Tour:

Looking to sell your home?
Advertise your property to millions of interested buyers by listing with Private Property now!
Find out more


Found this content useful?

Get the best of Private Property's latest news and advice delivered straight to your inbox each week

Related Articles

The beauty and benefits of crystals in interiors
Crystals of all shapes and sizes have been popping up in interior home design for some time now and it appears this crystal trend in decorating is not going anywhere.
Northern Cape housing market boosted by mining revival
Boom in Northern Cape’s house price growth boosted by commodity rebound and infrastructural improvements
Household insurance: Tips on taking a home inventory
Having insurance for your household contents is vital, and homeowners should take a comprehensive inventory of their possessions and keep track of the total value.
New apartments launch at Sitari Country Estate, Somerset West
Two new apartment complexes, Waterford Place and Paradiso have been launched in the hugely successful Sitari Country Estate, with apartments from only R1 085 500.