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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.

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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 primary and high

Number of Learners

Average Class Size
Foundation & Intermediate Phase 1:15
Senior and FET Phase 1:30

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Entry Requirements
Application letter and forms

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. Class captains represent the classes in the Senior and FET Phases.

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

Zonal Athletics Meeting

Zonal Athletics Meeting

The Zonal Athletics Meeting took place at the Dundee High School grounds on 23 August.

Interhouse Athletics

Interhouse Athletics
It was Morris and Murray who once again faced each other on the sportsfield on 9 August!

SACSSA Cross Country Championships

SACSSA Cross Country Championships
SACSSA Cross- Country Championships were held at Ermelo on 2 August.

WESSA National Environmental Quiz

WESSA National Environmental Quiz
After winning the Regional WESSA quiz earlier this year, Joseph Grobler, Ilijah Matveyuk, Philip Meyer and Ndumiso...

Regional Bridge Building

Regional Bridge Building
Domino Servite School participated in the Regional Bridge Building competition held at St Charles College, Pietermaritzburg,...

Teaching @ DSS

Teaching @ DSS
Teachers make a school go round, so they say!

Term 2 Award Assembly

Term 2 Award Assembly
Award Assembly is a quarterly event where learners, parents, friends and teachers close the term together.

In Focus

DSS achieved 100% Matric pass rate for 2013.

Three 2013 Matric learners achieved within the top 1 percentile in the IEB

  • An-Mari Fouche for Afrikaans FAL
  • Nonzuzo Mbambo for IsiZulu
  • Ji Hyun Park for CAT
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