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Founders Day 2019

23

May 2019

Founders Day Celebrations

Durban High School will be celebrating its 153nd Birthday next week. Founders Day is on Saturday 1 June, with various events being held in the preceding week. On Friday 24 May the Head Master, Mr AD Pinheiro, together with Head Prefect, Xhanti Njokweni, will be having tea with DHS Old Boys at the Caister Lodge. Our Choir will also accompany them to provide entertainment for...

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Safe Schools Seminar

03

May 2019

Safe Schools Seminar

We invite you to join us in Breaking the Code of Silence … How certain are you that your school is safe for all stakeholders? Did you know that statistically, there is likely to be at least one sexual predator in your school right now? How many of your learners are going home to domestic violence or sexual assault? Do you know your legal obligations...

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Founders Day 2019

03

May 2019

Founders Day Celebrations

Founders Weekend will soon be upon us (31 May to 1 June), and The DHS Foundation will be hosting a number of celebrations for our Old Boys. First up is the Old Boys Assembly which is to be held in the School Hall on Friday 31 May 2019 at 8am. This assembly will take all our Old Boys down memory lane and the nostalgia of...

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Jonathan Spanos at Senior Prize-Giving in 2010 with Head Master at the time, Mr David Magner

02

Feb 2019

Guest Speaker at Junior Academic Awards Ceremony

Dr Jonathan Spanos, Class of 2010, was be the Guest Speaker at our Junior Academic Awards Ceremony on Friday 1 February. Jonathan was born in Durban and attended Durban Prep, followed by Durban High School from 2006-2010; he was a Prefect, House Prefect, member of the RCL, a member of DYC and he played Rugby and Basketball. Jonathan graduated as Dux in 2010 with a number...

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Grade in Grade 11

07

Nov 2018

Top 5 in the Grade for Term 3

Congratulations to the following young gentlemen of Durban High School who placed in the Top 5 in the Grade for the Term 3. Grade 11: 1st      Rashae Govender 2nd      Abdul Osman 3rd      Thirushan Pather Vidhan Singh 5th      Connor Mack Grade 10 Cambridge: 1st      Adam Mohamed Grade 10: 1st      Mas’ood Bassa 2nd      Sachen Pather 3rd      Mpuqa Ntando Thiyashan Pillay 4th      Shukvir Mothilall 5th      Kavishan Govender Grade...

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DHS Goalkeeper, Nqobile Phiri, who was selected for the Tournament Team

17

Oct 2018

DHS U16 Water Polo Tournament

DHS once again hosted the DHS U16 Water Polo Tournament, held from 4 to 7 October, with 20 schools from around the country participating. This tournament, which was first held in 2012, has grown to a “must attend” on the calendar of the top Water Polo playing schools in SA. It was an honour and a privilege for DHS to host these schools. Head of...

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Awande Ndlovu and Londa Zungu

08

Aug 2018

Congratulations!

Lwandile Menze has been chosen for SA Schools! Congratulations to Lwandile who has been called up for the SA Schools side. Lwandile represented the KZN Craven Week team in 2017, 2018 and the KZN U17 Sevens side in 2017. Lwandile had a fantastic Craven Week this year, which earned him a Man of the Match performance in his first game against SWD. He will now...

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Shine : A Musical Extravaganza

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Apr 2018

Shine : A Musical Extravaganza

School concerts are pretty special events to attend regardless of your age. They are events where so many dreams yet to be fulfilled are often birthed and imagined. A breeding ground for the world’s future artists, a place where so many of our industries leading musicians first discovered their love for their craft. This was the impetus that inspired Natalie Rungan to calendar the event...

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DHS 14 Hockey Undefeated at Westville Festival!

22

Apr 2018

DHS 14 Hockey Undefeated at Westville Festival!

Our U14A Hockey side played in the Westville Hockey Festival and we are delighted to say that there were undefeated. Their scores were as follows: DHS 3-1 St Benedicts DHS 1-1 Menlopark DHS 1-1 Helpmekaar DHS 4-1 Grasfontein DHS 1-1 Rondebosch Well done, Gentlemen!


From the Head Master’s Desk : 23 March

23

Mar 2018

From the Head Master’s Desk : 23 March

The end of term 1 of 2018 sees the completion of my first year as Head Master of this incredible institution. The journey has certainly been a blur of activity punctuated with many highlights, too many to mention even in précis form. Transformation in education is a worldwide phenomenon as it has been recognised that traditional education practices and theories are outdated. In education, Henry...

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