Duke of Edinburgh International Award

Duke of Edinburgh International Program

The Duke of Edinburgh International Award programme is now available to our older students from the age of 14. It is a tool to develop essential skills for life, and is a recognized feature that is highly respected by universities and employers.

It requires purposeful independent work whereby student undergo a process of self-discovery and entails completing 3 months of volunteering work, 3 months of learning a new skill, 3 months of a physical activity, and 1 – 3 nights expedition where the students will hike and camp in the great outdoors.

It is a voluntary programme with personally selected activities and an opportunity to discover new interests and talents.

Interested students must contact Ms. Bezuidenhout by November 8th and pay a 25 euro. registration fee – the excursion will require extra costs.