Rand Park High School traditionally serves a community that feeds the various tertiary institutions in Johannesburg.
The school has produced outstanding results during its relatively short history. Each year, several learners obtain multiple distinctions and go on to excel at university. An excellent matric pass rate is achieved each year as a result of the commitment of staff and learners which enhances the school’s proud academic reputation.
2018’s DUX Scholar is Tamryn Visagie who achieved outstanding results in the Matric Final National Senior Certificate Examinations and is the top achiever for the Class of 2018. He received the DUX Scholar Award at the Matric Valediction. Tamryn achieved a full house of seven distinctions, followed closely by Thandi Mpofu who also achieved seven distinctions. Congratulations!
Other top achievers were:
Bradley Green with five distinctions
Michael Moore with five distinctions
Alli Neeloufah with five distinctions
Ayere Ofure with five distinctions
Wandile Sebothoma with five distinctions
Catherine Namponya with four distinctions
Mankgatleng Mphahlele with four distinctions
Michael Vickers with four distinctions
Robyn Erwee with four distinctions
Seshnie Naidoo with four distinctions
17 subjects are offered including English Home Language, Afrikaans First Additional Language, Mathematics, Mathematical Literacy, Physical Science, Life Sciences, History, Geography, Life Orientation, Accounting, Business Studies, Engineering Graphics and Design, Consumer Studies, Information Technology, Computer Application Technology, Visual Art and Physical Education.
Advanced Programme Mathematics and English are also offered to learners who wish to study these subjects in greater depth and improve their critical thinking and skills.
Technology is used extensively in classrooms.
To complement the economic, natural and human sciences, languages and technology subjects offered to learners, the school offers a broad life-skills programme to ensure that the needs of the whole child are met.