Whatever it takes!

Acorn Education in partnership with the WCED opened Apex High School in January 2018. Reaching capacity in 2021 with the first grade 12 cohort, Apex has 1200 scholars from grade 8 to grade 12. The languages of instruction are English (four out of six classes) and Afrikaans. Mrs Renate van der Westhuizen is the school principal and leads a committed team of 40 staff members.


To provide an excellent and transformational education in collaboration with parents and the community – that develops independent, hard-working citizens of integrity committed to serving others and fulfilling their potential at tertiary education, the work place and in life.


For Apex High to be a school that competes with the very best, and to redefine for our nation what is possible for all learners through hard-work and a culture of high expectations.


Compassion, Grit, Respect, Discipline, Authenticity, Responsibility, Excellence.

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