Herzlia Primary Schools

Grade 1 - Grade 6

Off to Big School we go!
It’s time for your not-so-little one to enter the next phase of their learning journey, where they’re supported for who they are by our warm and compassionate team of world-class teachers.

Age Groups

Foundation Phase (FP):
Grades 1 – 3
Intermediate Phase (IP):
Grades 4 – 6

Tours Of The School

Visits can be arranged by appointment with the Principal or School Secretary.

When To Apply

Grade 1 is the main entry point into Herzlia Primary Schools, so come meet the Principal and tour the campus. If joining in Grade 2 – 6, bring the latest school report to the meeting as well as any other educational or psychological assessments if necessary. Assessments are conducted during the interview with the Principal and Amanda Varkel, our Supporting Emotional and Educational Development Head. All placement offers are made according to the School’s Enrolment Policy.

Securing Your Spot

Enrolment is only secured when Herzlia has received the following:
  • Proof of Payment for non-refundable Registration Fee of R3,000
  • Completed and Signed Enrolment form
  • Completed and Signed Debit Order form
  • Completed Pupil Information form
  • Birth Certificate
  • Fees Clearance Certificate
  • Signed acceptance of Herzlia’s Policies

The Fee Administration Office can assist with queries and specific requirements for visitors and foreign pupils. Email finance@herzlia.com or call +27 21 286 3462

Open Admissions Policy

Herzlia is an Independent Jewish Day School with an open admissions policy, which means that any pupil, from any background, can apply to the school. However, all pupils must respect our Jewish and Zionist ethos, study Hebrew until Grade 9 and Jewish Studies until Matric, and participate in Jewish religious, cultural and other events.

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Fill out the form, and then someone from the Admissions team will be in touch to take you through the rest of the process.

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Tax benefits

Tax Benefits of Donating to The Herzlia Foundation Trust

United Herzlia Schools is the sole beneficiary of The Herzlia Foundation Trust PBO No. 930038539

South Africa Donors are eligible for a Section 18 A tax certificate in respect of donation to the Foundation (depending on the terms of the donation within our discretion). Please contact hft@herzlia.com if you require assistance.

United Kingdom Donors can apply for a GiftAid form if they donate through EuroChai SA. Please contact Ralph Frank rjf156@yahoo.com if you require further assistance.

United States of America Donors can receive tax benefit if they donate via the Jewish Community Foundation of San Diego. Please ensure designation of funds is “Friends of Herzlia”.

Canada Donors can receive tax benefits if they donate through UJA Federation of Greater Toronto. Please ensure allocation of funds is written “The Herzlia Foundation Trust” on your donation & tribute form. Please contact Eyal Golan eygolan@ujafed.org if you require further assistance.

Australia Donors can receive tax benefits if they donate through Chai Charitable Foundation.