Carter High School is situated in the Athlone area of Pietermaritzburg. We receive far more applications for admission to Grade 8 that the school can accommodate. No primary school is an automatic “feeder” to Carter High School. Any applicant must qualify in terms of the criteria of the admission policy.

Admission to Grade 8 takes place in the first quarter, admission to Grade 9 -11 takes place in September – October.

For more information, queries and collection of application forms for admission to the school, contact Charlene van Gruning, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , Tel: 033 345 1922

School Fee Structure for 2019


The school fees for 2019 is R 24 400 per learner per annum.  

It is important to note that Carter High School is a fee-paying school and the fees collected ensure that your child/ward receives a holistic and a very high standard of education.  School fees are payable in advance at the beginning of the academic year, unless approved arrangements are made with the School Governing Body.  All approved payment arrangements must be honoured by 31st October 2019.  

An earnest appeal is made to all parents and guardians to do the right thing and pay the school fees. The Annual Budget meeting also resolved to reinstate the discount if the fees are paid in full by the 28th of February 2019.

In addition every learner is required to bring a ream of Rotatrim 80gsm photocopy paper per term.


 Carter High School Banking Details





ACCOUNT NUMBER- 627 972 956 83 



Uniform Regulations

Carter High School Uniform Regulations document can be collected from the Admissions Office.

Students in full uniform

Code of Conduct

The learner's code of conduct at Carter High has been updated. Please review the document below.

It is important that all learner's adhere to the code of conduct. Should you have any enquiries, please contact us as soon as possible. For contact details please visit the Contact Us page.

Code of Conduct


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