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Celebrating 104 Years!

About Us

Windhoek High School, a school where tradition combines with technology to create a wide spectrum of possibilities and opportunities.

Religious and moral principles, strict discipline and teaching and coaching of the highest quality, are the cornerstones of this educational establishment.

Where more than a 1000 learners and teachers are allies an together we help shape our destinies.

Todays achievements art tomorrows standards. Our vision is to create a centre of excellence at WHS.

Virtus Floreat : Virtues Flourish. The idea of Mr WJG Anderson, the first principal of WHS, and used for the first time in 1919. The Old Scholars Association Motto is Virtus Semper Floreat: Virtues will flourish forever.

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Our Leaders

The 2021 LRC of Windhoek High School.
Head Boy - Johan Cloete and Head Girl - Jana Hein
Deputy Head Boy - Henning Kruger and Deputy Head Girl - Jakuleni Mbangula

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WHS is proud in offer the most comprehensive subject choice in Namibia. This gives our learners the necessary knowledge and skills to enter the job market, confident to take on the best and come out on top.

Over and above the normal subjects, our curriculum also includes the following extra components: Entrepreneurial skills, Information Technology for learners in grade 8 -10, 24 hour access to Internet, AutuCAD for learners taking Technical Drawing, Turbo Cash for learners taking Accounting, Word Processing for learners taking Typing and a special Mathematics programme helping learners to practice the basic skills.

Application dates 2021

Grade 8: 01 June - 31 July 2021 (exact date to be advised)
Grade 9 + 10: September 2021 (exact date to be advised)

Application forms

N$30.00 per application form available at the office (no electronic applications)

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