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A Centre OF Excellence for Young Women of Africa


Victoria Girls' High School is a Proudly South African, girls-only senior school of about 425 pupils, situated in Grahamstown, South Africa.  The school caters to pupils from Grades 8 to 12 and offers an very wide, academically orientated selection of subjects. 



At Victoria Girls’ High School we support and respect one another in a safe and happy environment.  Our broad spectrum of activities and facilities enriches all, as we strive for excellence.



          We provide a broad spectrum of activities and


  We encourage a balanced life-style without compromising academic standards. 

  We encourage responsibility towards the community and the environment. 

  We encourage our learners to develop, to their full potential, confidence, critical thinking skills and self-discipline. 

  We encourage independent and creative thinking. 

  We encourage social interaction with people from different backgrounds. 

  We acknowledge effort as well as achievement. 

  We value the unique qualities and talents of each learner and staff member. 

  We provide opportunities for:  taking initiative; building confidence and self-esteem; functioning individually and as part of a group. 

  We promote helpfulness, honesty, loyalty, diligence, courtesy, commitment, consideration and respect for all. 

We encourage learners to set goals and work towards those goals. 

  We acknowledge the uniqueness, individuality and specific needs of each learner, educator, general staff member and parent.







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Victoria Girls' High School Online: Established, January 2004

Mail P.O. Box 601, Beaufort Street, Grahamstown, 6140, SOUTH AFRICA • Phone (046) 636-1550 • Fax (046) 636-1620
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