District 10 Spelling Bee

Brettonwood High School learners  Lerato Mogapi and Kagiso Khathi scopped first prize and third respectively in this year’s District 10 Spelling Bee. We proud of all the Spellers and Weldone! We wish Lerato all the best in the next round


One City One Book

Brettonwood high school hosted this year’s District 7 and 10 libraries One City One Booky program. The eThekwini Municipal libraries took the initiative to promote local authors by selecting one book to be read by the city each year. This year’s book is ‘When the chalk is down’ by Dr BP Singh.

Brettonwood High School learners had a chance to meet the author Dr BP Singh and engaged with him regards to his book.  He stressed the importance of reading and encouraged the learners to tell their own story because “everyone has a story to tell”

Nokwanda Jali to represent in Cyprus

BHS family is proud that our learner Nokwanda Jali 12 C has been selected to represent PeacePlayers International South Africa at the Erusmus and Laurens Sport fir Good Lead4Peace Camp in Cyprus.

New Rugby Kit for BHS!

From the left back Mr Thobani Ngcobo representative, Mr Prince Xulu Chairperson of Prince Xulu Rudgy Academy , Mr Ebrahim Vawda representative from AWQAF, Mr Ben Vutha Sports manager, Mr Dlamini Principal and the BHS Rugby team.

BRETTONWOOD High School in Umbilo has received new rugby jerseys from AWQAF South Africa through the Prince Xulu Rugby Academy. The academy, a Durban based NPO, was launched to transform the game of rugby. It trains coaches and new players from disadvantaged communities.

Ndumiso Dlamini, the school’s principal thanked The Prince Xulu Rugby for having Brettonwood high school in mind and AWQAF SA for its generous sponsorship. “Your support is not something we take lightly and is very much appreciated by the school. We will make sure we live up to the expectations,” he said.

A representative from Awqaf, Ebrahim Vawda said the organisation invested in a variety of community development projects and programmes promoting Integrated Community Development and Self-Reliance. “We hope the donation will go a long way in inspiring the kids to believe in themselves,” he said.

Awqaf SA is an independent community-based and owned trust, dedicated to the establishment of the institution of Awaqf and the empowerment of communities.






Prize giving day

BHS held its annual speech prize giving day recently. Grade 12 learners where awarded for being top achievers in the respective subjects and the 2016 DUX, Sfundo Linda received the Top Achiever awards in all his seven subjects.