Slide 2

College

Offering a world of opportunity

Academics
The Pretoria Chinese School’s College, prides itself in striving for Academic Excellence. The final Grade 12 exam results bear testimony to this, with the school boasting having consistently achieved distinctions, 100% Bachelor Degree passes and students attaining in the top 1% and 5% of the IEB. Small classes, led by dedicated and well-qualified teachers allows for individualized attention within a holistic approach. Despite maintaining small class numbers, a wide array of choice subjects is offered at Grade 10 entry level. Below a detailed depiction of each subject on offer is given:

Subject Combination
The approved subjects for the FET phase (Grades 10 – 12) are grouped into two main categories: Core Subjects (which are compulsory) and Elective Subjects. (which are choice subjects)

Learners must select 8 subjects in total:
5 x Core Subjects
3 x Elective Subjects

Core Subjects

  • Home Language
  • First Additional Language
  • Mandarin
  • Mathematics OR Mathematical Literacy
  • Life Orientation

Elective Subjects

  • Accounting
  • Business Studies
  • Music
  • Geography
  • History
  • Computer Applications Technology
  • Engineering Graphic Design
  • Life Sciences
  • Physical Sciences
  • Visual Arts
  • IT

Summary of Gr 12 IEB NSC Results

Activities
A diverse extra curricular time table is offered to College students. These include sporting, cultural, academic, Chinese-cultural and outreach based activities. Falling within the sporting sphere, Soccer, Cricket, Swimming, Basketball, Hockey, Athletics,Volleyball, Netball and Table-tennis are on offer. From a cultural side, house plays, Olympiads, dance group, drama and choir is on offer. Despite being a small school the College boasts having won Netball, Table-tennis and Hockey leagues as well as having been placed second in Soccer and Basketball leagues and tournaments. Annual Galas and Athletics days are also held. Academic lessons are offered by subject experts in all areas – either on a one on one basis or in group context during a scheduled time. In line with this a daily home-work class is also maintained so as to allow students to focus on academic work when not participating in an extra curricular activity.
A Chinese club is also run weekly where culturally based activities are done. These may include anything from Chinese dance to paper cutting. Pretoria Chinese School also involves itself in the betterment of the Community and PCS Pride takes this initiative in offering students the opportunity to become involved in several outreach programmes. These include The Santa Shoe Box initiative, assisting under-privileged schools, Houses of Safety , the aged, and Wet nose animal sanctuary. To better Leadership skills, all Grade 12 students are involved in a mentorship programme. Grade 8s form part of this initiative and the Grade 12 assigned to each Grade 8 guides and leads them holistically through their first year at College. A model of servant leadership is followed.
College Team
CATHY LEE
Grade 10,11 Mandarin SAL Gr 8, 9 Mandarin PCS clee@pretoriachineseschool.com
CATHY LEE

Grade 10,11 Mandarin SAL
Gr 8, 9 Mandarin PCS
clee@pretoriachineseschool.com

ASHLEA BAKER
Computer Applications Technology Gr 10 – 12 Gr 8, 9 Computers abaker@pretoriachineseschool.com
ASHLEA BAKER

Computer Applications Technology Gr 10 – 12
Gr 8, 9 Computers

abaker@pretoriachineseschool.com

ANIKE CONRADIE
Afrikaans Gr 8 – 12 aconradie@pretoriachineseschool.com
ANIKE CONRADIE

Afrikaans Gr 8 – 12

aconradie@pretoriachineseschool.com

ANNE GELLING
Geography Gr 10 – 12 Mathematics Gr 8 agelling@pretoriachineseschool.com
ANNE GELLING

Geography Gr 10 – 12
Mathematics Gr 8

agelling@pretoriachineseschool.com

FRANCOIS HORAK
Gr 8H Engineering Graphics and Design Gr 10 – 12 Mathematics Gr 11, 12 fhorak@pretoriachineseschool.com
FRANCOIS HORAK

Gr 8H
Engineering Graphics and Design Gr 10 – 12
Mathematics Gr 11, 12

fhorak@pretoriachineseschool.com

FRANCE HUMAN
Mathematics Gr 9, 10 Mathematical Literacy Gr 11, 12 History Gr 9 fhuman@pretoriachineseschool.com
FRANCE HUMAN

Mathematics Gr 9, 10
Mathematical Literacy Gr 11, 12
History Gr 9

fhuman@pretoriachineseschool.com

KATE HUNDERMARK
Gr 10H Accounting Gr 8 – 12 Life Orientation Gr 9 khundermark@pretoriachineseschool.com
KATE HUNDERMARK

Gr 10H
Accounting Gr 8 – 12
Life Orientation Gr 9

khundermark@pretoriachineseschool.com

WICUS JANSEN VAN RENSBURG
Gr 9J Music Gr 8 – 11 Music Theory Gr 4 – 7 Life Orientation Gr 10 wjvrensburg@pretoriachineseschool.com
WICUS JANSEN VAN RENSBURG

Gr 9J
Music Gr 8 – 11
Music Theory Gr 4 – 7
Life Orientation Gr 10

wjvrensburg@pretoriachineseschool.com

SIMONE OLIVIER
Gr 11O Business Studies Gr 9 – 12 solivier@pretoriachineseschool.com
SIMONE OLIVIER

Gr 11O
Business Studies Gr 9 – 12

solivier@pretoriachineseschool.com

FELICIA PATERSON
Gr 8H Physical Sciences Gr 8 – 12 fpaterson@pretoriachineseschool.com
FELICIA PATERSON

Gr 8H
Physical Sciences Gr 8 – 12

fpaterson@pretoriachineseschool.com

CASEY STRONG
Visual Arts Gr 10 – 12 English Gr 9, 12 cstrong@pretoriachineseschool.com
CASEY STRONG

Visual Arts Gr 10 – 12
English Gr 9, 12

cstrong@pretoriachineseschool.com

JULIE HWANG
Grade 7, 10 – 12 Mandarin PCS, Grade 6, 8, 9 Mandarin Home Language jhwang@pretoriachineseschool.com
JULIE HWANG

Grade 7, 10 – 12 Mandarin PCS,
Grade 6, 8, 9 Mandarin Home Language

jhwang@pretoriachineseschool.com

JENNIFER NEETHLING
Director: Business and Administration Gr 12 Mandarin Second Additional Language info@pretoriachineseschool.com
JENNIFER NEETHLING

Director: Business and Administration
Gr 12 Mandarin Second Additional Language

info@pretoriachineseschool.com