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.


KES 1st XI are SPC Festival 2018 Winners!

Congratulations King Edward VII School 1st Soccer Team – SPC Festival 2018 Winners! In a tense, fitting final vs Norkem Park High, the FT score was 1-1 and King Edward won 4-2 on penalties on Sunday, 16 September. KES 1ST XI TEAM: Back row left to right: Coach Junior Musonda, Keane Morse, Keanu Jardim, Joseph Musungai, […].....


Inter High 2018 – Showcase of schoolboy talent!

Inter High, 15 September at Pretoria Boys' High was an exciting, thrilling and nail-biting event right up to the last race. A real showcase of schoolboy talent. MIC Athletics, Mr Simon Thorne reports...

Dramatic Club 2018 Awards Evening Results

MIC Dramatics Mr Terry Bremner reports back on the latest dramatic club production and the annual awards evening from the 13 September at King Edward VII School. Term 3 Shakespeare Festival and Award’s...

KES rugby lads on exchange in the UK!

Red Rugby: KES players at Worksop College King Edward VII School U16A players Nicolas Egget, Drew Bennet & Connor van Jaarsveldt have started their educational & rugby exchange at Worksop College. The lads...