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, May 18, 2017 - 14:10

CHINESE COOKING WITH MR LI- TAKE THREE

If one were to have roamed the passageways on the 11th May, one might have wondered what that delicious smell was coming from Mrs Lamont’s classroom. The answer: spring rolls and Chinese noodles.

Last Thursday Foreign...

Friday, May 12, 2017 - 07:57

THE PRICE OF FREEDOM

‘Equal Education’ and HCA (History and Current Affairs) recently hosted a talk by UCT’s Professor of Public Law, Hugh Corder, and titled “The Price of Freedom”. Professor Corder - a Westerford parent - helped draft our country’s Bill of Rights in 1933...