• The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of true education.

    - Martin Luther King, Jr.

  • An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.

    - Benjamin Franklin

  • Change is the end result of all true learning.

    - Leo Buscaglia

  • Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.

    - Nelson Mandela

  • Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom.

    - George Washington Carver

  • The purpose of education is to replace an empty mind with an open one.

    - Malcolm Forbes


WJPS follows the Curriculum and Assessment Policy Statement (CAPS). The Foundation Phase covers:-  Home Language (English)  First Additional Language (Afrikaans)  Second Additional Language (Zulu)  Mathematics  Life Skills

Mimio Teach

Mimio Interactive teaching system is used in every class.

Half class Teaching

Our half- class strategies allow our staff to teach and facilitate in smaller group situations for selected lessons.


Children attend computers from Grade 1. Programs used support classroom lessons and very basic literacy is covered.

Media Center

Learners are taught to borrow books and we instill a love of reading. Research begins in Grade 3.


All children attend Music lessons and we have a very active Grade 3 Choir which participates in festivals and shows with other schools.


All children do PE lessons and are given an introduction to the formal sports including soccer, rugby, cricket, netball, hockey, and athletics. In addition, an extracurricular sports program is offered.

Remedial Support

We have a full time Remedial teacher and a Support teacher. They work with individuals and small groups of children during school hours.

Speech and Occupational Therapy

Speech and Occupational therapists practise here during school hours. This is a private arrangement between parents and therapists.


We offer an excellent privately run aftercare with an extensive activity program.


An optional extramural program is offered for children. A variety of activities such as chess, construction games, brain teasers, Readers are Leaders, Cross country and others are offered.

Strong Foundations