About Edgemead

Vitam Abundantius Habere

At Edgemead High School, all students are encouraged to strive for personal achievement in the context of a supportive, empowering environment.

Our aim is to enable students to become productive citizens who appreciate the importance of service, leadership and traditional values in a changing world.

We are pleased to say that our students’ achievements in external examinations place Edgemead High School in the top echelon of South African High Schools

Edgemead is currently home to 1220 students of diverse backgrounds spread across Grades 8 to 12. The school is a very busy place as it offers a variety of activities in the academic, sport and cultural spheres of life at school.

Edgemead News

Check out the latest news from Edgemead High School and keep up to date with various projects the school is involved in.

Afrikaans department soaring high in WCED Metro North.

Edgemead High entered the Afrikaans Eerste Aditionele Taal WCED – Metro North Kreatiewe-Skryfkompetisie for grade 9’s. Two of our learners were placed in the top 5. Well done to Cailey Kymdell (2nd) and Sonya Paulsen...

Erin Watt wins top South African Pharmacy student award.

Erin Watt received the Brian Seymour Award which acknowledged her as South Africa’s top final year pharmacy student. The award itself is the most prestigious for a South African pharmacy student and was created in 1967 by The Pharmaceutical Society of South Africa...

Emma skates her way to success.

Emma Walker (Grade 8) recently qualified for the Junior Ladies figure skating section where she will be required to compete for the 2020/2021 season (1 July 2020 – 30 June 2021) She is the 2018 Pre-Novice National Champion and the current (2019) Western Province...

EHS Golf Day!

Join us at the annual EHS Golf day sponsored by Vumatel at the Belliville Golf Club this Friday, 15 November 2019. Don’t miss out on some awesome prizes sponsored by...

Byron, living life in the fast lane.

Edgemead High Matric student, Byron Mitchell, has once again proved his prowess as a race driver this year in having gone on to win both the Class C category and the overall 2019 Formula Libre Western Province Championship for the second consecutive year. Whilst this...

Our own Eco-Hero!

Our very own Zoe Prinsloo (grade 11) has been featured on National Geographic Kids website as one of their eco heroes! Zoë was one of 500 young people picked out of 7 000 nominated to attend the UN’s Youth Climate Summit in September. “Seeing Greta Thunberg in person…...

Grade 12 Art Exhitibition

The Edgemead matric visual art class of 2019 displayed their final year exhibition on Wednesday 16 October. Their work was of a high quality and showcased a wide range of styles, techniques and interests. The diverse styles of this year group and their hard working...

EHS athletes start the season on a high!

Well done to our athletes who performed exceptionally at the Groote Schuur High School Top 20 event. St Joseph’s Marist College RondeboschRylands High SchoolIslamia HIGH School ChunianMuizenberg High...

Past pupil, Wesley Lynch (owner) takes Snapplify to the next level

Snapplify raises $2 million to increase access to digital education  We’re pleased and proud to announce that Snapplify has raised $2 million in expansion capital from venture capital firm Knife Capital, and empowered African investment manager Hlayisani...

EHS support SA Netball

EHS netball girls attended the South African Schools Netball – SASN game vs Uganda at the Bellville Velodrome.

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Edgemead Sponsors

Thank you to the following organisations for their continued support of Edgemead High School.