V-Zweig: About Us


An English medium branch with entry-levels at Grade R and Grade 8!

We  started a new English medium branch for non-German speaking learners with entry-levels at Grade R and Grade 8 in 2011 and have grown ever since.


The strengths of the Deutsche Schule Pretoria:

  • Excellent academic standard
  • Learn German – an international language!
  • Highly qualified South African and German teachers using modern and interactive teaching methods
  • Method training (study methods, obtaining and grasping information, processing and documenting information, presenting skills, communication, problem-solving)
  • Development of social competences and the ability to work efficiently in a team
  • Learners develop into independent, critical and creative thinkers
  • The school offers a national as well as an international school-leaving qualification


Conditions for enrolment of grade 8 learners at the Deutsche Schule Pretoria:
  • Good academic performance
  • Presentation of the latest report is required.
  • Student has to pass an entrance test in English and Mathematics
  • Interview between parents, learner and the school’s executives
  • No prior knowledge of German needed
  • Enrolment on a trial basis for one year
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