Author Archives: James le Roux

President’s Award Bronze Level for Rebekka

Congratulations to Rebekka Wenzel, in Grade 10a, who successfully completed the Bronze Level of The President’s Award Programme. The Award is a global framework for further youth development outside of traditional education for ages 14 – 24. In order to complete the Bronze level (one of three levels), Rebekka successfully completed 24 hrs of community […]

Peter achieves top results in SA Junior Nationals

Congratulations to our learner Peter Etzold in Grade 10b who participated in the Western Cape leg of the SA Junior Nationals and brought home three medals in his age category (15 yrs old): He came first in100m breaststroke, placed second over 200m medley and third in butterfly. Amazing results. Peter completed this 2020/2021 SA national […]

Blood donation drive on 22 April at the DSK

Heroes come in all ‘blood’ typesBe a hero and take part in the K.I.D.S. Blood Drive, in partnership withWestern Cape Blood Service  this Thursday, 22 April 2021 between 10:00h – 15:00h.Please make a booking to help avoid crowding! Secure your space by emailing your name and time to by Wednesday, 21 April.Your support is […]

Class of 2020 – Top Achievers

Heartfelt congratulations to our 56 graduates who accumulated a total of 180 distinctions! Once again, the DSK boasts excellent results despite last year’s difficult circumstances. Several of our learners excelled with outstanding academic results receiving the German International Abitur or IEB-NSC. Please put your hands together for our 5 Top Achievers of the Abitur Stream […]

Congratulations to our Class of 2020! 

The long wait is over; the final results are out! We are super proud of our 56 graduates and we heartily congratulate the Class of 2020 on their excellent results despite the difficult circumstances faced throughout their academic year. All learners who took their final exams successfully graduated with several learners excelling with outstanding academic […]

A coding mastermind in the making

Massive congratulations to Jacques Amsel in Grade 10 – he placed 6th (bronze award) in South Africa at the 2020 SA Programming Olympiad finals! DSK journalist, Imaan Asmal, interviewed Jacques on his success: As the Editor-in-Chief for the DSK Journalism Society, I had the pleasure of conducting an informal interview with Jacques Amsel, our 2020 […]