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Who will your daughter become?

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Why an all-girls school?


As a parent, one of your most important duties is helping your daughter prepare for the future, and her education is a key factor. While your daughter’s goals may not yet be clear to her, you already know that her happiness and success begins with decisions you make today. Her time is now.

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Who will you become?


That is why we encourage you to consider sending your daughter to the High School for Girls Potchefstroom. Our high academic learning environment is designed to make our young women the centre of learning, leadership, growth and endless opportunity.

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Find us on Facebook


The official facebook page for The High School for Girls Potchefstroom.The High School for Girls Potchefstroom is listed on the Sunday Times’s Top 100 Schools list and is one of Fairlady’s Top 25 Government Schools in South Africa. Visit our Facebook page to get an insight to what makes our school so special!

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Academic


At Potch Girls, a broad spectrum of subjects is offered ranging from the compulsory English (Home Language, Afrikaans (1st Additional Language), Maths and Maths Literacy. Physical Science, Life Sciences, Geography, Business and Consumer Studies along with Accounting are also optional. Life Orientation is a compulsory subject written internally.

Extramural


Hockey, Netball, Tennis, Biathlon, Swimming, Athletics and Drum Majorettes dominate the sporting scene whilst the not-so-sporty girl may participate in cultural activities such as Debating, Public Speaking. Chess, Choir, Dance and Music Club.

Traditions


The High School for Girls Potchefstroom is a jewel of a school steeped in more than a century’s traditions. Our maintaining of certain traditions allows the girls to take pride in our heritage and to embrace the future with the sense of merging the old with the new.

Telephone


Tel: (018) 294 3228 Fax: (018) 293 1052

Postal Address


The High School for Girls Potchefstroom
Private Bag X1217
Potchefstroom
2520

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Head Girl


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Prefects


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Technology Services


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IT Department


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School Sport


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cultural activities


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Alumni


With 110 years of history, Potch Girls’ High boasts a strong group of “Old Girls”. Lasting friendships are forged at school and events and reunions are much anticipated. This year we aim to launch an official Old Girls Association for The High School for Girls Potchefstroom.With 109 years of history, Potch Girls’ High boasts a strong group of “Old Girls”. Lasting friendships are forged at school and events and reunions are much anticipated. This year we aim to launch an official Old Girls Association for The High School for Girls Potchefstroom.

Contact Alumni


Our Old Girls span 10 decades and are found in all corners of the globe. The use of social media has enhanced the way in which we are able to communicate with our Old Girls. Our Facebook Page www.facebook.com/groups/2351686568/ and website www.potchgirlshigh.co.za should be bookmarked as these are constantly updated with events to attend and news to share.