KHS Academics

Krugersdorp High School is recognised as one of the top academic institutions in the country. The school offers a wide choice of subjects which affords our learners an excellent opportunity to identify potential fields of study and career.

Grades 8 and 9 follow the compulsory curriculum of the National Department of Education and must take :

English
Afrikaans
Mathematics
Life Orientation
Creative Arts
Social Sciences
Natural Sciences
Economic Management Sciences
Technology

Grades 10, 11 and 12 have four compulsory subjects :

English
Afrikaans
Life Orientation
Mathematics OR Mathematical Literacy

In addition, they must select three of the following :

  • Life Sciences
  • Physical Science
  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Business Studies
  • Computer Applications Technology
  • Engineering Graphics and Design
  • Geography
  • History
  • Visual Art
  • Design
  • Consumer Studies
  • Advanced Programme: Mathematics

Class sizes in the junior phase are approximately 30 learners, ensuring that each individual is given a fair opportunity for learning in a focused environment. Grade 10 – 12 classes tend to be smaller. Most classrooms have interactive white-boards, allowing educators an opportunity to provide out-of-the-box lessons by merging traditional and innovative visual methods.

In addition, Krugersdorp High School has been identified as one of the preferred high schools for acceptance by universities as our learners fare superbly when they reach their tertiary institution of choice.

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