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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

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

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

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  • 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.

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

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.

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

Interschool Speed Stacks

Interschool Speed Stacks
On 17 October, we hosted our first ever Interschools Speed Stacking Competition.

Award Assembly Term 3

Award Assembly Term 3
Term 3 Award Assembly on 2 October brought a full stop to the events of a rather hectic term.

SACSSA Athletics Championships

SACSSA Athletics Championships
The National Athletics Championships took place in Sasolburg on 25 and 26 September.

Senior Phase Cake Business

Senior Phase Cake Business
The Senior Phase EMS classes had their work cut out preparing, on their own, something to sell on the EMS Cake Sale held...

National Creative Arts Youth Festival

National Creative Arts Youth Festival
Public speaking in many people’s minds brings on nightmarish memories of past experiences.

Umvoti Junior Athletics

Umvoti Junior Athletics
50 junior DSS athletes participated in the Umvoti Athletics competition held on 5 September at Hermannsburg.

Spring Day

Spring Day
Spring certainly took us by surprise this year.

In Focus

Regional WESSA Quiz
DSS achieved 2nd position in the Regional WESSA Quiz held on 12 May.

IPhO International Physics Olympiad
Iliya Matveyuk has been selected to represent SA at the 46th International Physics Olympiad (IPhO) in Mumbai, India from 5-12 July 2015.

Matric 2014
39 candidates
35 Bachelor Degree
4 Diploma
100% pass rate

Top 1% Candidates per Subject
Afrikaans FAL Petrus Fourie
Geography Petrus Fourie
IsiZulu HL Noxolo Majozi

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