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 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.

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Academic Excellence of King Edward VII School Rewarded at Gauteng District Awards The Johannesburg East District Awards took place on Friday 2 February and King Edward VII School were very well represented at the event. Krishna Carr received the trophy for the highest Accounting mark in .....
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KES' Teddy on the Throne, in 'Battle of Bands' Finals!
20 April 2018 
Red Music Society: Battle of The Bands Final Educator in Charge of our Music Society, Mrs Jones excitedly has announced that our King Edward band, 'Teddy on the Throne', is in the 'St Mary's Battle of the Band Finals'!! .....
Swimmer Joshua Nel also off to SA Senior Nationals!
19 April 2018 
Red Swimming: Congrats Joshua Nel Further great news and confirmation that Joshua Nel will also be representing Central Gauteng at the SA Senior Nationals in Port Elizabeth from the 23 -28 April. Well done Josh and we kn .....
Novice Piper Award goes to Hickman of King Edward!
18 April 2018 
Red Pipe Band: Congrats James! Superb news in from MIC of our King Edward Pipe Band, Mr Dale, that Piper James Hickman was named the Overall Winner for the HW Kinsey Novice Challenge for pipers for the 2017/2018 season. .....
KES' Pleass off to SA Senior Nationals!
18 April 2018 
Red Swimming: Pleass to represent Central Gauteng at Nationals. Congratulations to our King Edward swimmer Ronan Pleass on his selection to represent Central Gauteng at the SA Senior Nationals in Port Elizabeth from the 2 .....
KES athletes run into good wins at first cross country meet!
17 April 2018 
Cross Country: Bryanston Meet 16 April A great start from our athletes on Monday, 16 April, as they competed in the Bryanston High Cross Country Meet. KES Junior Team P Dreyer, K Figueira, J Vermeulen & Shanley placed .....

Water Polo Tournament 2- 4 MAR 2018
Easter Festival 29 Mar -2 APR 2018
Art Expo TBC NOV 2018
Memorial Parade TBC NOV 2018
Valedictory Service  TBC OCT 2018

School Calendar 2018

Term 1: 17 January- 28 March

Term 2: 10 April- 22 June

Term 3:  17 July-  28 September

Term 4: 9 October- 12 December

2018 School Calendar.pdf

June Examination Timetable
Subject to Change
KES Academics 2018 June Examination 2018 STC.pdf

Sat, 21 April 2018
Rugby: vs AFFIES
Sat, 21 April 2018
Hockey: vs AFFIES
Mon, 23 April 2018
Academics: Parents' Evening Grade 11
Mon, 23 April 2018
Cross Country: KES hosting James & Ethel Gray Park Meet
Mon, 23 April 2018
Squash: 14A/B & 15A/B vs Parktown
Fri, 20 April 2018
Tennis: 1st vs Linden
Sat, 14 April 2018
Hockey: vs Jeppe
Sat, 14 April 2018
Rugby: vs Jeppe
Mon, 9 April 2018
Hockey: 14A Nomads at Jeppe
Mon, 9 April 2018
Hockey: 1sts at Nomads at Grey College
Thu, 5 April 2018
Rugby: 15A Francois Swart Affies
Thu, 5 April 2018
Hockey: 15A at Jeppe Festival
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