APPLICATION FOR ADMISSION 2021 – ARE CLOSED 

(TO BE COMPLETED BY BOTH PARENTS/LEGAL GUARDIANS)

Dear parent/guardian of a prospective learner to NHS

Thank you for your interest in our school. Please take note of the following important information regarding all applicants:

  1. First language of the learner at his/her current school MUST be ENGLISH HOME LANGUAGE.
  2. For a child to be eligible for admission to this school, they must comply with the admissions criteria as determined by the Governing Body.
  3. Acceptance at Newcastle High School is NOT GUARANTEED.
  4.  If any facts reflected in this application form prove to be incorrect, the School reserves the right to reject the application, whether or not the application has been previously accepted. It is an offence to make a false statement about any item pertinent to this application, such as the age and identity of a child, place of residence, guardianship or previous academic achievement.
  5. By making this application for admission to the school, the learner and the parents accept that on such admission, the learner will be bound by the Code of Conduct and Regulations of the School throughout the learners’ stay at the School.
  6. This form must be completed in full by the applicant’s parent/s or legal guardian.
  7. Parent as defined in S.A Schools Act, No. 84 of 1996 is-
    a) The parent or guardian of a learner;
    b) The person legally entitled to custody of a learner; or
    c) The person who undertakes to fulfil the obligations of a person referred to in paragraph (a) and (b) towards the learner’s education at school.
  8. This application will only be processed once all relevant documentation has been received. As this is an online application, you must submit certified copies of the required documents in a sealed envelope, with the learner details clearly stated, at the Allen Street gate security box. Please sign for the drop off!!
    Yours faithfully,

You must submit certified copies of the required documents in a sealed envelope, with the learner details clearly stated, at the Allen Street gate security box. Please sign for the drop off!!

  1. Certified copy of birth certificate/I.D of learner
  2. Certified copy of latest report
  3. Certified copies of BOTH parents’ ID
  4. Guardianship (if necessary-copy of Court Ruling)-Certified
  5. Electricity Account/Rates Account (latest, original) in parent’s name
  6. 1 Passport size photo of learner

NB: An original declaration must be signed at the school.