Hoërskool Overkruin

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Hoërskool Overkruin
Address
115 Braam Pretorius Street
Pretoria, Gauteng, 0182
South Africa
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Information
Type Public school
Established 1974
School district District 4
Authority Gauteng Department of Education
Principal Mnr P.J. Nel
Gender Mixed-gender
Language Afrikaans
School colour(s) Maroon and Gold
Slogan Kyk vêr
Nickname Ovies
Newspaper Verkyker
Website

Hoërskool Overkruin is a public secondary school that has a strong foundation based on Christian values and ethics.

History

Originally named Hoërskool Sinoville, the school was founded on 10 June 1974. It was later renamed to Hoërskool Overkruin and had grown from 408 pupils in 1974 to 1270 by the year 2014.

Culture

  • Choir
  • Performance Arts
  • Photography
  • Public Speaking

Sport

  • Athletics
  • Cricket
  • Chess
  • Cross Country Running
  • Equestrian
  • Golf
  • Hockey
  • Mountain Bike
  • Netball
  • Rugby
  • Softball
  • Sevens Rugby
  • Soccer
  • Swimming
  • Table Tennis
  • Tennis

Headmasters

  • 1974 - 1982 : Mnr. M.S. Mulder
  • 1983 - 1987 : Dr. S.A.V. Coetzee
  • 1988 - 2008 : Dr. J.M. Theunissen
  • 2009 - Present : Mnr. P.J. Nel


Notes and references

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