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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
    Gaborone
    Botswana
  • Mailing address:
    Westwood International School (Gaborone)
    P.O. Box 2446
    Gaborone
    Botswana
  • T +267 390 6736
  • F +267 390 6734
  • E [email protected]
  • W https://westwood.ac.bw
  • 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

Curricula:

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

Accreditations/Inspections:

  • 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)

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