GENERAL ADMISSION POLICY (Not limited to)

1. Admission Principles

  • No applicant learner may be refused or discriminated against on the grounds of race, religion or culture.

  • Admission to Oakview Academy may only be obtained:

       -by submitting the required application enquiry form,

       -by following all of the necessary interview process steps,-

       -by completing the application for admission form and,

       -by receiving a successful welcome letter from the school and paying the admission fee. 

  • Parents are advised to enrol as soon as possible.  Enrolling early increases the chance of being accepted, (but does not guarantee acceptance).

  • Oakview Academy is not restricted by zoned area requirements.  We will consider children outside of the zoned residential area.

  • Children already enrolled in Oakview Academy will receive preference to enter into the next Grade, before consideration/placement of new applicants outside of the school.

  • It is compulsory that each child that we enrol has an identification number and unabridged birth certificate. 

  • Only the biological child of a non-South African citizen will be considered.  Foreign Nationals are to ensure that the identity document and the birth certificate is available and that the study documents from the Department of Home Affairs are in order.

2. Language

Oakview Academy is an English medium school.  Learners from Grade R to Grade 7 should have a good understanding of and should be proficient in this language.   

 

 

3. Classes

  • Children are accepted into age-appropriate classes, (except in special circumstances).

  • Oakview Academy offers quality education within reasonable manageable class sizes within each development and Grade phase.  

 

4. Admission Fee

If an application is successful, parents will receive via email, a welcome letter, and a request for a once-off non-refundable admission fee of R1 000.00.  Once the admission fee is paid, the child’s place is confirmed.

 

5. Decision-Making Authority

Final admission of the Applicant Learner to the school is determined on the criteria as set out herein, the Enrolment criteria are at the discretion of the Board of Directors, the Principal and where appropriate after consultation and referrals to, the Teacher.

 

We invite you to take the next steps in your child’s bright future, making happy memories in the Pre-Primary and Primary School phase, and we look forward to being of service and guiding you through the process.