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Curro Heuwelkruin is an independent school in Myngenoegen, Polokwane that provides high-quality education for learners from Grade R to Grade 12. Our small class sizes presented in English or Afrikaans and enhanced curriculum empower learners with 21st-century skills and knowledge to grow into self-confident, mindful individuals and to reach their personal, educational and eventual workplace goals. Our dedicated teachers and well-rounded approach prepare learners for the IEB examinations at the end of Grade 12, while our boarding school and transport services accommodate learners living far away. Furthermore, the primary school and high school buildings are separated by sports facilities to ensure that learners are comfortable among their peers.
Our nursery school, Curro Castle Heuwelkruin, offers an integrated play-based programme to learners from 2 years to 5 years. View their webpage to see how we apply our internally-developed programme to support your child’s early learning and development goals.
What do we offer?
At Curro Heuwelkruin, we balance academic excellence with specialised sports- and cultural well-being, thereby ensuring that learners develop into well-rounded individuals. Our small class sizes and enriched curriculum presented in English or Afrikaans, provides learners with an inherent dedication to hard work, mindfulness, and excellence as well as 21st-century skills to prepare them for the workplace of the future. To that end, our classrooms and facilities are fitted with state-of-the-art tools and learners use tablets in the classrooms rather than textbooks from the intermediate phase onwards.
We offer Robotics and Agricultural Sciences
Our dedicated teachers give learners personal attention in the classroom, which helps to ensure that they achieve to the best of their abilities. Learners further benefit from our continued approach to mindful living, as well as highly specialised subjects such as Robotics, Bible Studies, Dance, and Agricultural Sciences. Learners are prepared for the IEB examination at the end of Grade 12, and we encourage innovative problem-solving and creative thinking skills development.
Curro Heuwelkruin’s boarding school offers safe, luxurious accommodation for learners from Grade 6 to Grade 12. With only two learners accommodated in flats that have en-suite bathrooms, along with laundry and housekeeping facilities, comfortable learning areas, and live-in staff, our boarding school is a safe, comforting home away from home.
Which activities do we offer?
We believe that participation in activities plays an important role in promoting health, team-awareness, discipline and self-confidence in addition to physical and social well-being. Therefore, we offer a wide variety of specialised sports and cultural activities, including golf and Curro Create programmes, aimed at helping learners discover their inherent talents and broaden their exposure beyond their current reference framework. These activities are generally included in the school fees.
Our learners also participate – and achieve well – in annual events such as the Robotics Olympiad, and ATKV-Redenaarskompetisie.
Which specialised facilities do we have?
Our school’s modern classrooms are fitted with the latest technology and learning tools aimed providing our learners with an enhanced learning experience. In addition, we boast with several specialised facilities such as a ballet studio, gymnasium, and engineering design classroom.
What else is nearby?
Curro Heuwelkruin is situated in the countryside outside Polokwane. Situated on a hill, the 17 ha campus school overlooks the veld and Wolkberge mountains on the horizon. Easily accessible from the R71, we also offer a boarding school and transport service for learners living in surrounding areas.