Victoria Park High School is a co-educational higher education day-school located in Port Elizabeth’s sought-after Walmer suburb.
Founded in 1940, the school retains the founder’s emphasis on the development of all aspects of young people.
Screening Procedure for 2021
Screening will take place every morning.
Grade 8 and 12 are to enter at the 1st Avenue Entrance
Grade 9 and 10 are to enter at the Thorp Hall Entrance
Grade 11 are to enter at the front of the school, the gate closest to the park.
Academic start 2021 (Grade 9 - 12)
Due to Departmental regulations, collection of 2020 Grade 12 testimonials will be postponed until 1 Feb 2021. Collection from 7:45 - 9:00 at Thorp Hall entrance.
All new Grade 9 - 11 learners' first day at school this year will be on 15 February 2021.
Please note that Grade 8 Orientation has been postponed. Updated details will be communicated as soon as possible.
Change of Schools Reopening (Jan 2021)
Please read the following notice from Mr Vermaak regarding the recent announcement of schools reopening at a later date than expected.
Colleciton from 7:00 - 9:30 on 15/12/2020.
Grade 11:1st Avenue Entrance
Grade 10: Front Door of the School
Grade 9: Front of the School, gate closest gate to park
Grade 8: Blake Hall Entrance
Any outstanding textbooks handed in at front gate.
The date for handing out of testimonials has changed to
25 January 2021 from 07:45 - 08:45.
For those who can't collect on the 25th, their testimonials will be handed out with their matric results.
Head Councillor Announcment
We are pleased to announce the head councillors of 2021
Deputy Head Girl: Thandwayo Sani
IMPORTANT EXAM COVID INFORMATION
If a learner is having to isolate due to COVID symptoms or being in contact with a COVID positive person, contact Mr Ferreira (073 303 3496) in order to confirm writing arrangements.
GRADES 8 – 11:
Learners must be kept at home if they have been in contact with a COVID positive person in the last 2 weeks OR if they show any of the following symptoms – bad cough, sore throat, fever, difficulty in breathing, bad headache, loss of taste/smell. These learners will not write the exam, but will receive an assessed mark. Parents are to inform the school immediately.
Interact Grocery Collection
Grades 8 - 12 are please urged to donate non-perishable groceries for our maintance staff.
Drop offs can be made in Mrs Van Niekerks classroom.
Please check the exam tab under academics for updated news on exams.
Grade 12 Prize-Giving 2020
Congratulations to the following learners who have been selected by their peers and teachers to lead the school in 2021
Kiara van der Westhuizen
We are very proud of you and look forward to a great year of leadership.
Could all the councillors please send Mrs Nel a WhatApp message with your name and surname
The meeting to approve the proposed budget for 2021 will be held in the Blake Hall at 17:00 on 16 November 2020.
All parents are urged to attend.
Click here to see demonstration of the
screening and sanitizing procedure to be
followed from Wednesday onwards. Pupils will
be given access to and orientated on the online
questionnaire on Monday and Tuesday. From
Wednesday these will be the steps to follow
as pupils arrive at school:
1. Sanitize shoes
Please note that all sporting events
(practices, matches, tours),
as well as cultural activities have
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! NO PARKING areas !
Island at First Avenue & Albert Road, as well as the drop off zone in 1st Avenue and vehicle entrance.
Be PROUD VICTORIANS and please adhere to the signs.
- Eugene Ferreira (SGB)