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High School | Subjects

In the Senior Phase, GRADES 10 – 12 (FET) there are four Compulsory Subjects:

  • English Home Language or English First Additional Language 
  • Afrikaans Home Language, or Afrikaans 1st  Additional Language
  • Mathematics or Mathematical Literacy
  • Life Orientation

Subjects , Grades 10 – 12

Learners are also to select 3 of the following subjects from the selection offered at MPS:

  • Physical Sciences
  • Life Sciences
  • Accounting
  • Business Studies
  • Music 
  • Dramatic Arts
  • Tourism
  • Geography
  • Visual Art 
  • Design
  • Dance
  • Engineering Graphics and Design
  • Computer Applications Technology 

Note:  an extra fee is levied for Art, Drama, Music and Dance

Academic Enrichment Program

To complement the academic programme and to put into practice what they are learning, we encourage the learners to take part in outings and a range of competitions/events, such as:

Subject Olympiads/Outings, UCT Maths Competition, Taalbond Examination, Science Expos, Entrepreneurial Competitions, General Knowledge Quizzes, Creative Writing Courses, Eisteddfods, Career Expos, Music and Drama Eisteddfods.

Subjects , Grades 9 and 10 (GET)

The 8 common learning areas are:

English, Afrikaans, Maths; Natural Sciences; Human & Social Sciences; Arts & Culture; Life Orientation; and Economic Management Sciences.

Learners choose two of the following additional subjects:

Music, Art, Dance or Drama  that comprises Arts and Culture.

Note: An extra fee is levied for Art.