At Christel House students learn leadership, develop positive values and embrace a strong work ethic—qualities which will make them much-valued employees and contributing citizens.
It's critical for impoverished youth to have ongoing support and guidance as they continue their education at university or vocational training. Our College & Careers Program supports graduates until they are solidly placed in jobs, and earning a living wage. In Cape Town, 93% of our graduates are continuing studies, working or both.
School Profile - 2019 Statistics
- Opened January 2001
- Grades K-12
- 946 Students Enrolled (Including College & Careers)
- 95% Student Retention Rate
- 97% Student Attendance
EY Efficacy Study of Christel House South Africa: Executive Summary
Christel House has taught me how to share things, how to appreciate things. And how to love. I think that is the most important thing.
-Likhona, 2017 Christel House South Africa graduate