Vaal Christian School first saw life as Kingdom School in January 1987, with 20 white scholars. At the time of its inception it was housed in church premises in the centre of Vereeniging known as Kingdom Ministries. An evangelical School, it operated according to biblical principles with a staff complement of mainly born again Christians.
VCS offers academic education from grade R to grade 12. Class sizes are always kept to manageable sizes, observing social distancing at all times, to ensure high levels of individual tuition
The 2019 Matrics achieved a pass rate of 93. %, with a 65% Bachelors’ pass.
Subject choice includes:
English Home Language and Life Orientation – compulsory
Afrikaans FAL or Sesotho FAL
Mathematics or Maths Literacy
Accounting or Life Sciences
Physical Science or Economics
History or Business Sciences
We also offer hostel facilities for girls and boys, from grade 3 upwards, depending on the emotional maturity of the learner. Every hostel (8 in total) is managed by its own Hostel Parent (two in some cases), with Pastor Hlabangana as Hostel Manager.
Sports & Culture
We boast an active choir who perform during special occasions, including prize-giving and assemblies. Our psalmody team would lead church services and assemblies (currently curtailed during COVID restrictions). In-house, our learners play soccer and netball, chess, drama, and also debate during our sport periods