Celebrating the Growth

We decided the next step was to create an environment for learning that is positive, stimulating, encouraging, and most of all, safe,
— Gerda Scheepers, Administrator at the Academy School.

We are so encouraged by our boys and all they are achieving, on and off the pitch. Our heart isn't football alone, but we seek to empower our boys to become educated members of society who can use their education inspire others, serve their communities, and ultimately create change. One of the ways we like to do this is by highlighting and celebrating the growth we’ve seen throughout each term.

term three


Most Improved Learner

This award can be received for academic growth or character, and it is given to one of our boys who is really a reflection of growth in the classroom.

L to R: Ibongwe, Broderick, Buhle, Somila, and Jordan


Top Academic Achiever

This award is given to the boy with the highest academic average for the term.

L to R: Kyle B., Shaakir, Yorkley, Ibongwe, and Lukas


Student of the Term

This award is given to a boy from each grade who has consistently represented the Ubuntu values throughout the term. Honour, Family, Positivity, Excellence, Growth.

L to R: Siviwe, Kyle J., Enrique, and Lukas; not pictured, Rush