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.

Brett off to Amsterdam.

Brett Lee vd Schyff (grade 11) who plays soccer for Ajax Cape Town has been selected as part of the team which will be going to Amsterdam in June to participate in the NextGen...

Kearah achieves WP soccer.

Kearah Gentry (grade 8) was selected to represent the SAFA WP team after an intense set of trials. She will be travelling to Durban in the June holidays to represent SAFA WP U15 girls soccer team.

Top Open Water Female swimmer in the Western Province!

Kiara Barnes (grade 12) has been selected to be part of the South African National Open Water Squad for the 2019-2020 season. Kiara performance at National Championship for her 10 km event held in March in Jeffrey’s Bay, has secured her a place in the Senior and...

Andy Sun goes for gold!

Andy Sun a learner in grade 11 at Edgemead High School can be described by his teachers and peers as a dedicated and hardworking learner with a passion for Mathematics and Physical Sciences. At the UCT Mathematics Competition, which took place on Thursday, 25 April...

Robotics up and running!

The Robotics club ended Term 2 off on an high with an internal competition assisted by Split second science. The learners had to build there own robot extensions and code the robots to complete certain tasks all within 2 minutes. The team winners were: 1st Supreme...

Xhosa week at EHS!

Edgemead High School hosted a Xhosa Week celebration in support of Africa Day 2019. Learners celebrated the Xhosa culture by dressing up in their vibrant traditional clothing and hosting a fashion show for their school. A group of talented learners performed...

EHS 1st XV Wimpy man of the match

Well done to Kyle Barnard who was awarded the Wimpy Canal Walk 1st team rugby Man of the match, in their victory vs Westerford High...

EHS netball takes to Somerset Colleges courts.

As netball continues to go from strength to strength at EHS the last match for this half of the season was the annual Derby Day against Somerset College. What an exciting day of netball at Somerset College’s indoor courts, with the build up to a tough first team...


Edgemead Eagles fly high

The EHS rugby teams took on Bosmansdam High School in a neighborhood derby, the results were fantastic! u/15 A 29-5 win u/16 A 31-7 win u/19 B 12-0 win u/19 A 40-12 win

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Edgemead Sponsors

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