St Thomas Aquinas

St Thomas Aquinas High School

Grade 12 learners unite the Independent Examination Board (IEB) National Senior Certificate. Teaching and assessment is informed by and complies with IEB requirements.

Intermediate Phase

Subjects offered in Grade 8 and Grade 9:

  • Afrikaans First Additional Language
  • Creative Art
  • Computer Literacy
  • Economic Management Science
  • English Home Language
  • Food Technology
  • Life Orientation
  • Mathematics
  • Natural Sciences
  • Physical Education
  • Social Science
  • Technology

Subjects Offered In Grade 8 – 12:


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Compulsory Subjects


  • Afrikaans First Additional Language
  • English Home Language
  • Life Orientation
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4. Choose 1 Subject
  • Mathematics or Mathematical Literacy

Learners have a choice of combinations from the following:

Choose 3 Subjects:
  • Accounting
  • Business Studies
  • Computer Applications Technology (CAT)
  • Consumer Studies
  • Geography
  • Life Sciences
  • Physical Science
  • Visual Arts

Subject choice and career guidance

Subject choice testing  is carried out by qualified psychologists and  psychometrists to assist learners to make subject choices. Detailed feedback  from the testing procedure is provided and the cost of testing is included in  the levy. Every opportunity is taken to expos learners to career guidance  seminars and displays. Personal guidance is given to learners  both  individually and in groups.