Vela School aims:
To educate learners within a Christian ethos to become well-adjusted, socially responsible and law abiding citizens with sound values.
To establish and maintain a high standard of education.
To produce learners who will achieve academic excellence and success in their en-devours.
To equip learners with knowledge and skills, which not only prepare them for tertiary education, but will also enable them to be employable after leaving school.
In fulfilling this noble mission, Vela School undertakes to:
Instill a sense of responsibility in the learners by training them to take full responsibility for their learning from Grade R to Grade 12.
Help learners develop thinking skills.
Emphasize investigative learning rather than spoon-feed the learner with knowledge.
Produce learners who are disciplined, act with restraint and are resourceful.
Forge a positive partnership with parents and the wider community.
Involve learners in work experience, entrepreneurial activities and community service.
Produce learners with leadership qualities.
Admission Policy and Withdrawal Procedure
Applications are accepted from the beginning of the year until 31 August. Interviews and entrance examinations are held in English and Mathematics in the third week of September.
The examinations are meant to ascertain the level at which he/she will be able to make progress without getting frustrated. Once a learner has been admitted, the parents are asked to forn=mally register their child by filling in a registration and agreement form.
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A boarding school provides education for pupils who live on the premises, as opposed to a day school. The word “boarding” is used in the sense of “room and board” i.e., lodging and meals. As they have existed for many centuries, and now extend across many countries, their function and ethos varies greatly.
Fewer Distractions. Boarding school students can focus better on their studies because television, video games, phones and other distractors are limited. These young scholars usually perform better academically because they live in an environment that is conducive to learning.