Mrs Karine Ness (Sponsor for Dux), Mohamed Moola, Mr M. Govender (Principal) Mr Angus Burns Thanked By Buhlebothando Dlamini. The annual prize-giving of Newcastle High school of the class of 2019, was held on Monday 20 January 2020. At this event, we honoured the DUX student, Mohamed Moosa, of the 2019 grade 12 class.  Mohamed […]

Newcastle High School’s Rising Star: Tinashe Sumaili

Tinashe Sumaili, a grade nine student at Newcastle High School, has brought acclaim to the school by winning bronze at the International Eskom Science Expo for Young Scientists held in Boksburg. The team from Newcastle High won multiple praise in the event held from 24 to 27 September 2019. His project was titled “Locomotives Revolutionised” […]

Newcastle High School’s Rising Star

Pictured: Iziphozonke Mlambo with some of his accolades. Iziphozonke MlamboThe spotlight shines brightly on Newcastle High School’s Iziphozonke Musawenkosi Mlambo who believes in breaking boundaries all the way to success.Iziphozonke earned the nickname of ‘Prophet’ at Newcastle High with his inspirational speeches. His spark of leadership began as a member of the RCL, a role […]


During term two and three Newcastle High School had a readathon where grade 8 to 11 learners raised a total of R7420. Being a reading club we had decided to donate books to two institutions. On Friday the 11/10/2019, the principal, Mr M. Govender together with two educators, Mrs N. Redy and Mrs S.Singh and […]


Newcastle High School’s Rising Star: Mahika Dowluth

The spotlight shines brightly on Newcastle High School’s Mahika Dowluth who participated in the Wits Mathematics Competition. The first round was held on 22 May 2019 with the second and final round being held on 30 July 2019 at the word famous Wits University. Mahika, a grade nine learner, achieved an award of excellence for […]

Newcastle High School’s Annual Internal Expo

By Nothando Khumalo Newcastle High School proudly hosted its annual Internal Science Expo and invited the neighbouring primary schools to enjoy the event. Presentations included projects exhibited at the Ladysmith event, environmental issues held close to the heart and a unique steel wool endeavour. The day was superbly capped off by the explosives portion of […]

A Bright Future Ahead for Newcastle High School

A Bright Future Ahead for Newcastle High School

Newcastle High School celebrated the academic efforts of its Top Ten members at a fun-filled breakfast at the Grey Goose Game Lodge. It was an early morning for the club as they challenged each other in the Park Run, followed by an all-you-can-eat buffet breakfast and supported the NHS Choir’s performance at the Lodge. The […]

NHS Takes Home Gold at Expo 2019 (2)

Newcastle High School Takes Home the Gold

Learners across Grades 8 to 12 proudly represented Newcastle High School at the Eskom Expo for Young Scientists 2019. There were strong contenders with great ambition and fantastic ideas at the event. The learners had been preparing for the event with great earnestness and enthusiasm. The NHS learners were warmly supported by their educators who […]

South African Literacy Speech Competition

On the 14 th of April 2018, 18 learners, from Newcastle High School, participated in the South African Literacy Speech Competition, which was held at Ferrum High School. We are proud to announce that six learners from NHS have made it through to the semi-final round that will take place on the 26 th of […]


On the 19 th of May 2017, NHS successfully hosted its first GET Phase Spelling Bee. The learners were given a list of more than a thousand words to learn, which they diligently did. About 14 learners from grades 8 and 9 participated. The learners did their best and the three learners who eventually made […]