At MEL International School, we provide quality education in a manner that provides our learners with the best possible academics while supporting their development into well-rounded citizens. Through specialised subjects and an enhanced curriculum, our schools prepare learners for end-of-school examination options.

NSC (National Senior Certificate)

MEL International School prepare learners for the NSC examinations at the end of Grade 12, with quality education. Our enhanced curriculum approach provides MEL International School learners with a head start in life by exposing them to technology in the classroom and specialised subjects such as Information Technology. Visit the website of the Department of Basic Education for more information about the CAPS curriculum. Enhanced South African National Curriculum (CAPS)

Our Preschool curriculum:

  • Personal, Social and Emotional Development
  • Communication and Language
  • Mathematical Development
  • Physical Development
  • Expressive Arts and Design
  • Literacy Development

  • Grade RRR- Grade RR (3 years – 4 Years)

    Our preschool curriculum encourages children to be mentally inquisitive and to take responsibility and initiative as they move into this more structured phase of their schooling.


  • Our Foundation Phase curriculum promotes four aspects of achievements: The ability to express in oral and written form
  • The ability to apply knowledge through practical tasks and problem-solving skills
  • The development of personal and social skills
  • The development of self confidence
  • Our major subjects and areas of learning are as follow:
  • Languages: English Home Language Afrikaans First Additional Language
  • Mathematics
  • Life Skills


    Our Intermediate Phase curriculum encourages investigating, modelling and designing solution, engage our learners in science, collaboration and presentation skills, critical thinking and problem-solving

    Our major subjects and areas of learning are as follows:

  • English Home Language
  • Afrikaans First Additional Language
  • Mathematics
  • Natural Science and Technology
  • Social Science (History and Geography)
  • Life Skills (which includes Creative Arts)

  • FET Phase: Grade 10 –Grade 12

    In our FET Phase learners has chosen their subjects already. This means they must of made very important choices that will impact not only on what subjects they take in Grade 10 to 12, but also on their working life after school. In this phase more detail emphasis on language and mathematics allowing for a more focused and problem-solving approach.

    Subject choice must include:

  • English Home Language
  • Afrikaans or IsiZulu First Additional Language
  • Mathematics or Mathematics Literacy
  • Life Orientation

  • Three Additional subjects which could include:

  • Physical Science
  • Life Science
  • Business Studies
  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • History
  • Geography
  • Tourism
  • Computer Application Technology
  • At MEL International we not only focus on academics, we believe a child should be well-balanced in sports and cultural activities. We offer the following:

  • Athletics
  • Soccer
  • Netball
  • Rugby
  • Cricket
  • Swimming
  • Drama
  • Dancing
  • Choir
  • Public speaking and debating
  • Chess
  • Our Pre-school admits babies from 6 months to 4 years. We operate from 06:00 am to 06:00 pm normal school hours. No aftercare for our pre-school learners. We also provide them with three meals per day. Parents are expected to provide them with an afternoon snack for children leaving after 14:00pm.