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"Growth in Harmony" - With a dedicated and professional staff and a committed parent body, W.P.P.S. strives to provide quality education and develop social skills through maximum involvement, self discipline and effort.

Admission Information

Enrolment 2022: 

The Enrolment process for 2022 is an ONLINE process for Grade 1 only. 

Once the Gr 1 online application has been completed, parents need to collect an application form from the school office to complete and return as required within 14 days of the online application date.

Parents will need to Register the Grade 1 child online as a “Learner” and themselves as a “Parent”.  They will then need to finish the process by completing the “My Application” form.  Once this process is completed the parent will be issued with a WA (waiting list) number according to the criteria above.

The online application can be processed at home, at schools, district offices, teacher’s centers or any other identified site by the GDE.

The website for the online process is www.gdeadmissions.gov.za


Gr 2 – 7 applications are a manual process. 

Application forms are available from the school office to be completed, copied, certified and returned to the school for verification and placement on waiting lists.   All applications both online and manual will open on (date to be confirmed by GDE) starting at 08:00 onwards and closing on (date to be confirmed by GDE)


The following documentation needs to be given to the schools that you applied at (5 choices from online application) within 7 days after applying online:

*Essential documentation:                         ALL DOCUMENTS NEED TO BE CERTIFIED


2 copies  Information for Admission form (this form)

2 copies of the Birth certificate of the new learner

2 copies of ID document of both parents

2 copies of the Clinic card with the 6 year booster done (Grade 1 only).

2 copies of the latest report (Grade 2 – 7 only).

2 copies of sibling’s report if sibling is a current learner at WPPS.

2 copies of the relevant Residence Permit if you are an Immigrant

2 copies of proof of residence in our area with the street address. No box number will be accepted.

If you are renting a property, you will need to provide 2 copies of a signed letter from the owner stating that you are renting plus proof that the owner owns the property.  All Certified.


In the case where a learner transfers from one public school to another, in addition to the above criteria, the parent must submit the Transfer letter (only after acceptance at the new school) and the latest report.

Admission of Non-Citizens:  The admission of non – citizens will be dealt with according to the relevant legislation and regulations, e.g. provide the relevant Residence Permit.


Grade 8 Enrolments - 2022:  Enrolments for Gr 7 pupils into High School will also open on (date to be confirmed by GDE) at 08:00.  Please contact the High School for their information.  It is an important process and not to be left to the last minute.


Welties Pre-School
Offers Grade 00 and Grade R. 
For Grade R enrolments for 2022 please contact the Pre Primary School directly.
Don’t leave it too late,
enrol now to avoid disappointment. 
Visit their website for more information:  www.weltiesgrader.co.za

In addition to the above documentation requirement, the following should be understood:
1. Children turning 7 in 2022 must enrol for Gr 1.
2. Children turning 6 before 30 June 2022 may enrol for Gr 1 online.
3. Learners are admitted to Weltevreden Park Primary School on the basis of the availability of space, resedential address or working within a 5km radius of the school.

This in keeping with the Schools' Act which makes provision for parents' entitlement to apply to the school of their choice.  Such enrolments will however, be subject to the provisions as they apply to the required waiting lists (i.e. Waiting lists A and B for Grade 2 - 7).
4. Siblings will need to apply with the enrolment time frame set out by the GDE.

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