Message from the Principal

It has been an honour to serve this school for the past six years, and I look forward to serving the school community for a very long time. Being part of Bishop Lavis High School community means being part of a warm and welcoming family.

My commitment to our community is to lead the school with enthusiasm and passion to reach our goals. We will strive to develop and enhance a school that focuses on the development of a whole learner. Learning and teaching involves more than providing academic instruction, it is about nurturing the individual academically, spiritually, emotionally and physically – equipping learners with lifelong skills to become compassionate and beneficial citizens of our beautiful country.

P.K.R. Sonn

Principal (2013)

Our School by the Numbers

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Bishop Lavis Teacher, class show off their fire dance moves

video of a Bishop Lavis High School teacher and his class dancing up a storm in class has gone viral. Teacher Florance Vermeulen, 28, says he had no idea people... Read More

Table Tennis – BLHS vs Edgemead

Once again the Table Tennis Boys Team of Bishop Lavis High School proved their mettle smashing the Edgemead boys team 4 – 2. Congratulations to our excellent ambassadors: Chadley Lorenzo... Read More

BLHS Hiking Club

Teacher in Charge: Ms G. Petersen Sunday, 8 September 2019. Cape Point Nature Reserve. Olifantsbos shipwreck trail up to the inland ridge and along Sirkelsvlei (circular route). Cape Point has... Read More

The Winner – Positive Learning Environment

The winner of the competion is Mr F. Vermeulen and his Grade 9B class. Congratulations.... Read More

Soccer Teams

Soccer Team – Teachers in Charge: Mr B. De Lange and Mr P. Miller Under sixteen boys won 11 – 2. BLHS Celebrations Nulla consectetur ornare dui eu laoreet. Donec... Read More

Chess Competition

Teacher in Charge: Mr A. Young We are extremely proud to announce that Jenken Gall has been selected for the U/18 team to represent Chess Western Province in the 2019... Read More

Afrikaans Taal Kompetisie

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