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A UNIQUE EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE

King Edward VII School is one of the Top Public Schools in the country. Situated on a magnificent campus in the heart of Upper Houghton, Johannesburg, it consists of beautiful, old, traditional, National Monument buildings, complemented by state of the art sporting & cultural facilities. The School provides a holistic educational experience incorporating a highly relevant academic curriculum, a Cultural programme (including inter alia Dramatic Society, Public Speaking, Chess, Pipe Band & Debating) and a wide choice of sporting disciplines supported by professional coaching.

King Edward VII School is proud of its record of producing quality leaders in all spheres of endeavour for well over a century. This tradition continues today, and is epitomised by the outgoing Proteas Test captain Graeme Smith, who is a product of the School’s long history coupons of producing world-class captains and sportsmen.

Outside of the School’s sporting achievements, add the names of the great ‘captains’ in their respective disciplines- Sir Donald Gordon, William Kentridge (2010 Kyoto Prize winner), Justice Johann Kriegler, Justice Richard Goldstone, Sir Sydney Kentridge QC, Sir Sydney Lipworth QC, Gary Player, leading United Kingdom financier Sir Mark Weinberg, and Tony Bloom amongst others.


LATEST FEATURE

Johannesburg East District Awards for 2018

King Edward VII school featured very prominently at the JE District Awards for the 2018 Matric year. KES was awarded  1st in Public Schools and 1st Overall in the District. The following Awards were received for achievements in the JE District: Stephen Newland-Nell – Top Mathematics student Oyama Mdladla – Top isiZulu student James Keane Quigley – 2nd in […].....


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Duzi 2019

Deputy Headboy Warren Thiel and his father, Grant Thiel finished the Duzi Canoe Marathon over the weekend! It was Warren's first Duzi and Grant's 15th - so a very special event for the...

Fly Fishing in Czeck Republic

Jared Hughes, currently in Gr 10, represented the Mpumalanga Fly Fishing association in the 2018 National Fly Fishing competition in Du Toit’s Kloof rivers and dams in the Western Cape. His performance over...

Old Boy Lliam Davis kicking it State side

Old Boy Lliam Davis headed across to the States to the Admiral Farragut in Tampa Bay, on a Soccer scholarship and while his main aim was to he play soccer for his school...

National Baseball Championships

The following KES boys have been selected to participate in the National Baseball Championships to be held in Port Elizabeth at the end of March 2019 Kian Schwartz U18A Kyle Schwartz U15A Aiden...

Old Boy Catch Up: Keane Quigley

Keane Quigley matriculated last year with 9 distinctions, a 91% average and was recently awarded the 2nd position in the Johannesburg East District in the 2018 award ceremony. We caught up with Keane...

Extra-Curricular Awards 2019

The Johannesburg East District had their annual Extra-Curricular Award Ceremony on Wednesday 30 January.  This is a very prestigious event where the athletes and cultural participants who have shown dedication, commitment, perseverance and...