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The city-centre bilingual German International School Cape Town (G1-12) offers qualifications for both South African and European universities. English speakers with no German may join in Grade 5 only.

  • German International School Cape Town
    28 Bay View Avenue
    Cape Town
    Western Cape
    South Africa
  • T 27 021 480 3861
  • E [email protected]
  • W
  • Lower School Ages: 6-9
  • Lower School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Lower School Numbers: 260
  • Middle School Ages: 10-15
  • Middle School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Middle School Numbers: 380
  • Senior School Ages: 15-18
  • Senior School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Senior School Numbers: 225
  • Total School Numbers: 950
  • Teaching Language: German and English
  • SEN: SEN considered case by case
  • Boarding: Available
  • Uniform: Yes
  • School Year: Southern hemisphere school calendar from January to December, divided into four terms. Term 1: January to March; Term 2: April to June; Term 3: July to September; Term 4: October to December.
  • School Hours: 07.30 - 14.00 (later for after school programme)
  • Fee Currency: R75,400 (G1-12)
  • Fee Details: Fees can be paid annually (small discount if paid by February), quarterly or monthly x 10; Sibling rebate of 10% (2nd child), 20% (3rd child), 50% for each additional child; Some means-tested financial assistance is available.
  • Fee Extras: Admission fee R1,500; Bus service (from G2) R19,376 p.a; Development levy G1-4 R7,000 per family, G5-12 R10,000 per family; Afternoon programme R10,560 - R18,040 p.a; IEB levy (G10-12) R2,200
  • Religion: Non-denominational
  • State/Independent: Independent: private non-profit


  • Independent Schools Association of Southern Africa (ISASA)

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