Academics

 

GRADE 8 AND 9

  • School Times:  07:30 – 14:30 except Fridays 07:30 – 13:50.
  • Subjects: 
    • English, Afrikaans, Mathematics, Life Orientation, Economic Management Sciences, Natural Sciences, Social Studies, Creative Art, Technology.

GRADE 10 – 12

  • School Times:  07:30 – 15:00 except Fridays 07:30-13:50.
  • Subjects:
    • Compulsory – English, Afrikaans or Zulu, Mathematics or Mathematical Literacy, Life Orientation
    • Possible electives – Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Computer Applications Technology, Tourism, Business Studies, Geography and Visual Art.
  • Electives are dependent upon numbers 
  • Zulu classes are afternoon classes.
  • Engineering Graphics and Design (EGD) can be accommodated in the afternoon by special arrangement. 
  • 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.