Skip to main content

Westwood International School is a private non-profit co-educational school of 600 pupils, ages 4-19, and is Gabarone’s only international primary/secondary school. Curricula: IBPYP and IBDip. Accreditation: CIS and NEASC.

  • Westwood International School (Gaborone)
    Phase 4, Plot 22978
    Mmankgwedi Road
  • Mailing address:
    Westwood International School (Gaborone)
    P.O. Box 2446
  • T +267 390 6736
  • F +267 390 6734
  • E [email protected]
  • W
  • Lower School Ages: 4-11
  • Lower School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Middle School Ages: 12-16
  • Middle School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Senior School Ages: 16-19
  • Senior School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Total School Numbers: 600 boys and girls
  • Teaching Language: English
  • SEN: Mainstream with SEN support
  • Boarding: Not available
  • Uniform: Yes
  • School Year: January to December. Three breaks (the longest at the end of the year).
  • School Hours: Primary school: 07.05 to 01.00 for all grades with two breaks, except for Fridays, which run 07.05 to 12.00 with one longer break.Secondary school:7:05-1:15 on Monday; 7:05-2:15 on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday: 7:05-12:15 on Friday
  • Fee Currency: Botswana Pula (BWP)
  • Fee Details: Annual Tuition Fees: Reception-Year 2: 58,126 Years 3-6: 61,389 Year 7: 78,446 Years 8-9: 89,576 Years 10-11: 98,154 Years 12-13: 100,520
  • Fee Extras: Application Fee: 500; Capital Development Levy (non-refundable): 20,000
  • Religion: Non-denominational
  • Memberships: University of Cambridge International Examinations; Association of International Schools in Africa (AISA)
  • State/Independent: Independent: private non-profit


  • International Baccalaureate (Diploma)
  • International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme (MYP)
  • International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (PYP)


  • Authorised by International Baccalaureate Organization (not to be confused as an inspection or accreditation agency)
  • Council of International Schools (CIS)
  • New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC)

No school can pay to be in
The Good Schools Guide International. Period.

Subscribe now for instant access to read the GSGI review.

Already subscribed? Login here.

To find out what's really inside the schools and how to choose the best one for your child!  

Only a subscription gives you access to

☑ 55 cities
☑ 734 schools listed - the good, the bad, the ghastly
☑ 213 schools reviewed - only the good
☑ Local knowledge of schools at your fingertips

The Good Schools Guide International - worth moving home for.

GSG Blog >

The Good Schools Guide newsletter

The Good Schools Guide Newsletter

Educational insight in your inbox. Sign up for our popular newsletters.

The Good Schools Guide manifesto for parents