Howick High School is a co-ed, English medium school with a small weekly accommodation facility serving the community of Howick and the surrounding districts.

Applications for enrolment into Grade 8 can be submitted from the beginning of term 1 in the pupil’s Grade 7 year. Applications for Grades 9 to 11 can be made at any time of the year. 

The application form can be downloaded here or obtained from our Admissions Secretary at the school office, which is open from Monday to Thursday from 07h30 to 15h30 and Friday from 07h30 to 14h00.  Please note that all applications must be submitted in hardcopy format; regretfully, it is not possible to receive emailed or faxed submissions. We recommend that applications are submitted by 28 February 2022.

We hold an annual Open Day in the 1st term, when Grade 6 and 7 learners and their parents can visit our school to view the facilities and experience our classrooms in action.  Should you wish to receive an invitation to attend the Open Day, please send your contact Name, email address and cellphone number to

Should you wish to have a tour of our school at any time during the year, please contact our Marketing Manager on 033 330 2858 or email

When submitting an application, the following documentation is required:

▪︎  A copy of the applicant’s unabridged birth certificate

▪︎ A copy of the most recent school report

▪︎ A copy of parents/guardians identity documents

▪︎ Proof of the applicant’s residential address

We recommend that you apply to more than one school as there is a limited number of pupils which we can accommodate in our classrooms and accommodation facility.

School and Hostel fees for the ensuing year are confirmed in November each year.

Our fees for 2022 are:

School Fee       – R36 550 per annum
R3 650 x 10 months, January to October
7% discount if paid in full by 28 February 2022

Weekly Boarding Fee  – R46 200 per annum
R11 550 x 4 terms, payable in advance