Academics

GRADE 8 AND 9

  • School Times:  07:30 – 14:30 except Thursdays 07:30 – 15:00 and Fridays 07:30 – 13:40.
  • Subjects: 

    • English, Afrikaans, Mathematics, Life Orientation, Economic Management Sciences, Natural Sciences, Social Studies, Creative Art, Technology (all as per the CAPS document)

 

GRADE 10 – 12

  • School Times:  07:30 – 15:00 except Fridays 07:30-13:40
  • Subjects:

    • Compulsory – English, Afrikaans or Zulu*, Mathematics or Mathematical Literafcy, Life Orientation
    • Possible electives – Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Computer Applications Technology, Tourism, Business Studies, Geography, History, Visual Art, Engineering Graphics and Design
  • Electives are dependent upon numbers 
  • EGD and Zulu classes are afternoon classes
  • Tutors for other subjects may be arranged after consultation with the Principal

ACADEMIC SUPPORT

  • St Barnabas offers an extensive support programme.
  • Support occurs in the afternoons as well as during the school day for the FET phase.
  • There is no additional cost for support classes.