Cliffview Primary was founded in 1970 and is situated in Fairland Jhb. Cliffview Primary is a co-ed English medium public school, offering a positive learning experience from Gr R to Gr 7. At Cliffview we strive to unlock the unique potential of each pupil so that they are able to make a worthwhile contribution to society.
Cliffview aims to unlock the unique and multifaceted potential of each child so that they are able to make a worthwhile contribution to society.
Our Strength and Values
Although Cliffview is 40 year old, and much has changed in appearance and size, its core values have endured since its inception.
The values of Cliffview extend to every facet of life and include:
At Cliffview there is the belief that each child has leadership potential which is encouraged and developed.
Essential to the enquiring mind, independence is necessary to develop a love of learning, and will help to establish the confident disposition every adult needs in their quest to become the person they were born to be.
We encourage freedom of expression and a proactive attitude in as far as they are tempered by responsibility.
Cliffview's balanced curriculum satisfies a child's physical, intellectual, emotional, creative and spiritual requirements. They are given a solid foundation from which to grasp life's opportunities - and excel.
Cliffview encourages teamwork and teaches by example, encouraging collaborative partnerships between governors, staff, parents, pupils and the wider community.
Respect and Empathy
Respect and empathy for people, different cultures, and environment are fundamental.