Waterberg Academy prides itself in Academic Excellence. Today’s Independent Schools are highly competitive environments. Learners are required to perform at a high level socially, academically and on the sports field. We value the importance of preparing learners for the competitive world that awaits each learner after school. We recognise that educating our youth in traditional values, morals and ethics while equipping them with essential life skills such as critical thinking and problem solving is vital in securing their future.

We follow a learner-centered approach, we have a modern curriculum design that is continually updated to accommodate new trends that are arising with our ever-changing technological environment. We are also fortunate to have committed, highly skilled educators who are passionate about their fields of expertise and the learners they educate. This helps us fulfil our ideals.

Subjects Waterberg Academy offers in the FET phase:

Compulsory subjects: 
  • Afrikaans First Additional Language

  • English Home Language

  • Life Orientation

Choice Subjects:
  • Core Mathematics OR Mathematical Literacy

  • Business Studies OR Physical Sciences

  • Life Science OR Accounting
  • Geography OR History

Our Exam Program Is Based On The IEB System


We are very excited to launch our new cultural programme this year. We will be launching our very own Waterberg’s Got Talent at the end of term 3 and the participants are preparing for that while our poetry evening will go ahead in term 4.

We believe in the uniqueness of every individual and encourage them to live out their passion on stage. We will guide or students to be able to reach their full potential in the cultural spectrum. We also inspire students to create their own voice and live out their cultural freedom and heritage. At the moment we offer:

  • Drama
  • Photography
  • Art
  • Debating
  • Public speaking
  • Singing
  • Marimbas

High School Sports

Waterberg Academy strives to bring out the best in participation. We are exceptionally proud of our sporting achievements over the past few years, especially in archery and horse riding. We cater for individual sports as well as team sports.

  • Soccer
  • Netball
  • Archery
  • Athletics
  • Swimming

  • Rugby

  • Gymnastics