Port Shepstone High School

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Port Shepstone High School
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Port Shepstone, KwaZulu-Natal
South Africa
Type Public
Motto Labora in fide - "Education for Life"
Established 1953
Locale Suburban
Headmaster Mr Jenkins
Exam board KZN
Grades 8 - 12
Number of students 1,250
School color(s) Maroon and Blue
Learner-Educator ratio 35:1

Port Shepstone High School is a public co-educational high school in Port Shepstone in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.


The school officially opened on 13 February 1953 when the old Port Shepstone School (founded in 1883) grew too big and had to split into the Port Shepstone Primary School and High School.

The school today[edit]

It is run by the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Education and a governing body.

Notable teachers[edit]

  • Yvonne Theunissen
  • Pete Theunissen
  • Alan Theron
  • Kerry McKillen
  • Pravisha Moodley
  • Kathi Barkhuizen
  • Gift Nqoko

Notable alumni[edit]

George Adelaine - Springbok Javelin thrower and Highlands Footballer

Siphesihle Lizo Mhlongo - Member of the United Nations Human Rights Education Commission.

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