Newcastle High School’s Future Singing Sensations

It is the beginning of great new things for Newcastle High School as auditions for the 2020 senior choir got underway on September 13, 2019. Much work went into the sensational 2019 season which saw the senior choir soar to spectacular heights under the guidance of their new conductor, Mr Mzwandile Mabuza. The NHS senior […]

Newcastle High School Choir Festival

The annual NHS Choir Festival took place on Tuesday the 20 th of August for the primary schools and on Wednesday the 21 st of August for the high schools. Family and friends of the different choirs enjoyed beautiful choral music on both these evenings. On both nights we had some first time participants (Chelmsford […]

NHS Farewell sitting

Newcastle High School Shows its Class

By Jia Dayal Newcastle High School celebrated the matriculants of 2019 in high class and elegance. The theme of the farewell night was A Night in Paris and it amazed the proud students and guests, alike. The night started off with a fabulous bang as the learners arrived to much fanfare, pomp and splendour. They […]

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NEWCASTLE HIGH SCHOOL PERFORMS VERY WELL AT ESKOM EXPO SCIENCE REGIONAL COMPETITION Newcastle High school took part in the regional Eskom Expo competition at the Outdoor centre in Ladysmith on Friday 26 July 2019. We are very proud of the learners who took part. Of the 21 projects entered, 13 projects were successful in being […]

SALA Semifinals

Newcastle High School’s Smooth Talkers

The South African Literacy Association (SALA) held its 2019 Semifinals for the Grade 11 Division, KZN Midlands Region. This competition allows learners from Grade 1 to 12 a tremendous opportunity to showcase their public speaking skills on a national platform. This year, five of the top orators from Newcastle High School went through to this […]

Prestigious grade 8 induction ceremony

The 2018 Grade 8 cubs of Newcastle High school were inducted during a ceremony where the new tradition of ringing the bell, started off the proceedings. The Head girl, Phuleng Moretsane , inspired the grade 8 cubs to be the best they can be and aspire only for excellence. Nduduzo , on piano and Lebohang, […]

Prize Giving 2018

ANNUAL PRIZE GIVING OF NEWCASLTE HIGH SCHOOL The annual academic prize giving was held on 22 January 2018.  The grade 8 to 11 of 2017, were awarded for their hard work right through the year.    At this prestigious event, the international motivational speaker, Dr David Molapo was the guest speaker delivering a memorable message of […]


Newcastle High School played host to six primary schools on the 26th of April 2017. The top ten Grade 7 learners of each school attended the annual Grade 7 Tea at which they were treated to a presentation by the NHS Head Prefects. The guests left with a goodie bag each, as well an awareness […]


The grade 11 learners of Newcastle High School hosted FUN DAY on the 14 February 2017. Staff and learners were spoilt for choice with the variety of food stalls, games and entertainment. The event was twofold: firstly it was to celebrate the Newie family spirit of love and secondly to raise funds for the matric […]