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The Diploma Programme: The core plus 6 subjects

Diploma Programme students are in their final two years at high school in the International Baccalaureate and range between 17 - 19 years old at Hout Bay International School. Their curriculum is comprised of... read more

From the Principal’s Desk – 12 October, 2017

Dear Parents,"Children are unique, so our approach to them must be unique as well"This quote, taken from this week's Cape Times article entitled "Turning the problem of education on its head" by Omeshnie Naidoo,... read more

From the Principal’s Desk – 07 September, 2017

Dear Parents,It’s finally here! After all the practices, rehearsing of moves and singing of songs, the opening night of our school musicals is upon us.....It’s amazing how suddenly when the students are exposed to... read more

From the Principal’s Desk – 11 May, 2017

Dear Parents,This week, members of the Senior Management Team (SMT) and I, attended an Apple training course relating to the Strategic Planning of Information Technology for schools. It was an interesting couple of hours... read more

From the Principal’s Desk – 13 April, 2017

Dear Parents,I wanted to share with the entire parent body a summary of my speech given at the IGCSE Prizegiving yesterday. An article in the Huffington post highlighted numerous life lessons, we can all... read more