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About Us

At a Glance
Domino Servite School is situated in the KwaZulu Natal Midlands, South Africa. It is an independent English-medium Christian school. Founded in 1986, it provides quality education for learners from Grade RRR to Grade 12. FAST is a department at the school that provides opportunites for students to complete their schooling and continue with university studies.

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Head of School
Dorothy Newlands

School Management
School Governing Body, Principal, School Management Team, Heads of Departments, Heads of Phases

Type of School
Co-educational day and boarding school, combined preprimary, primary and high

Number of Learners
280

Average Class Size
Preprimary 3:25
Foundation & Intermediate Phase 1:15
Senior and FET Phase 1:30
FAST 1:20

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Entry Requirements
Application letter and forms. Applications for the following year close at the end of June.

Fees per Year
Available on request

Contact Details
Tel +2732 481 5509, Fax +2732 481 5335
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PO Box 49405 Kranskop KwaZulu Natal 3268

Staff
50 members: includes, academic, administrative, boarding, support

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Academics

  • The school implements the Curriculum Assessment Policy Statement (CAPS). 
  • Grade 12 learners write the IEB Senior Certificate Examination. Domino Servite has achieved 100% Matric pass rate since its registration as an examination centre in 1988.
  • We register our learners to participate in the IEB Core Skills Test and the ACER International Benchmarking Test to ensure comparable global standards.
  • Our learners participate in many Olympiads and various external co-curricular competitions.
  • Homework is given by all educators to reinforce what has been done in the classroom and to encourage independent research and study habits.
  • Intervention strategies are developed to assist learners who experience barriers to learning.
  • Domino Servite has a media centre, computer centres and laboratories for the sciences.

Leadership
High school prefects are elected by the staff and student body. Head and Deputy Head prefects take the lead. 

Discipline
The Code of Conduct developed by the school community governs the behaviour of all learners. This forms the basis of learner discipline, the intention being to foster self-discipline.

Uniforms
The attractive and practical uniform is compulsory school wear.

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Extracurricular Activities

  • Sport activities include athletics, cricket, hockey, netball, soccer and table tennis.
  • Grade 4-12 learners may select electives which the school, together with other professionals, present to develop social, entrepreneurial and work-related skills.
  • Choir and brass band are offered at the school.
  • Art, piano and recorder lessons are offered privately.
  • Regular stage dramas offer opportunities for learners to develop acting skills.

Boarding Facilities
Full boarding is available for Grade 7-12 boys and girls.

Accreditation Number 13SCH0100008, Registration Number 122581

Mini Cricket

Mini Cricket
The only mini thing about mini cricket is the size of the players!
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1st Cricket vs Hermannsburg

1st Cricket vs Hermannsburg
On 1 February DSS 1st Cricket team played against Hermannsburg. Away
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Back to School

Back to School
With the rest of the country, DSS also started the new school year on 13 January.
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Back to Basics

Back to Basics
Well, it was back to what is most important in life before 'big' school and that is playing!
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Prize Giving 2015

Prize Giving 2015
The Domino Servite School 30th annual Prize Giving Ceremony took place on 28 November.
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Award Assembly Term 4

Award Assembly Term 4
Term 4 Award Assembly took place on 26 November. Matric learners, Sanele Mkhize and Andrea Stegen, directed the programme,...
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A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol
The 2015 High School Stage Production was A Christmas Carol, based on the book by Charles Dickens.
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In Focus

CLASS OF 2015
100% pass
26 Bachelor Degree passes, 1 Diploma Pass

Symbol Distribution
Level 7 (A): 42
Level 6 (B): 53

Achievers Lists
IEB Outstanding Achievers List
(achieved within the top 5% of learners in 6 or more subjects & scored 80%+ for Life Orientation)
Estelle Pretorius

IEB Commendable Achievers List (achieved within the top 5% of learners in 5 subjects & scored 80%+ for Life Orientation)
Iliya Matveyuk

Top 1% of Candidates per Subject
Afrikaans
FAL Estelle Pretorius
Geography Estelle Pretorius, Iliya Matveyuk, Andrea Stegen
IsiZulu HL Lungisile Maphumulo
Life Orientation Estelle Pretorius
Life Sciences Estelle Pretorius
Mathematics Estelle Pretorius, Iliya Matveyuk
Physical Sciences Estelle Pretorius

 

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