To move towards developing excellence in education by providing a model for life-long learning.
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School Terms 2013
Term 1 9 January - 20 March
Term 2 9 April - 21 June
Term 3 15 July - 20 September
Term 4 1 October - 4 December
Public Holidays 2013
01 January - New Year's Day
02 January - Public Holiday
21 March - Human Rights Day
29 March - Good Friday
01 April - Family Day
27 April - Freedom Day
01 May - Workers' Day
16 June - Youth Day
17 June - Public Holiday
09 August - National Women's Day
24 September - Heritage Day
16 December - Day of Reconcilliation
25 December - Christmas Day
26 December - Day of Goodwill
Potchefstroom Central School is an English Medium Primary School with ideals based on the Christian belief. We adhere to the traditions of the school, which have been upheld for many years, but in keeping with the spirit of change and advancement we acknowledge, and respect other religions and cultures. The motto of our school is “I Serve”, which incorporates the service of the school to the community, the Educators to the service of the holistic development of the learners, and the service of the learners, to show their respect for the school which will equip them with a sense of balance, a deep respect for others and a will to strive towards excellence.
We take great pride in our school and instil this into our learners. Educators have a high degree of professionalism and loyalty and pass this on to the learners by example.Read more
What a privilege it has been to be the Headmaster of this wonderful school for the past few years. Potchefstroom Central School's success lies in the committed core of this family for the past 86 years, who shares in the same vision and mission of our school.
Our staff are leaders who innovate with expertise, with flair and with passion. Our boarding facilities present a safe and secure environment. The academics are of a high standard, with well qualified and dedicated teachers.
Our Annual Big Walk was held on 30 April and was a huge success. Our learners had decided on themes and were dressed accordingly - either as a class or as grade. There was an air of excitement and anticipation. When the walk was over, the learners spent their money at the food stalls and their time on the various jumping castles. A good time was had by all! The day ended with the announcement of the prize winners :......