Gene Louw Primary School

Gene Louw Primary School

Gene Louw Primary School strives to continue building on its strong foundation and past achievements for complete success. They believe that investing in children’s education is investing in our future and, as a result, use a combined force of learners, educators and parents to grow the school and help it reach its full potential.

This school is a proud and prominent character in their community. They are located centrally in Durbanville and stand together through all they do! They are value-driven and work hard toward the future. Where academics are concerned, innovation and high standards are always embraced to ensure each student’s quality of education is superb.

More about their values:

This primary school has delivered many top achievers in its community and continues to do so in academics and extramural activities. This drive has allowed Gene Louw to be identified as one of the best schools in the Western Cape! Their environment embraces a holistic approach to teaching and offers the acknowledgement and protection of freedom of speech, religion and association.

Gene Louw Primary School strives to:

  • Know and honour the Lord
  • Create a space where learners are proud of school customs
  • Be involved in their community and give their best

The students at this school are presentable, disciplined and motivated individuals who accept and honour the school rules. The high standards that are set aim to empower learners and prepare them for the challenges they may face in the next chapter of their schooling career.

The following core values are encouraged:

  • Honesty
  • Pride
  • Respect
  • Responsibility

Gene Louw Primary School’s Goals:

This school has set the goal to support each learner academically and emotionally. Through this, Gene Louw aims to develop each individual to meet the best of their unique skills and abilities. Their school-based support team provides all learners with necessary learning support. Educators offer assistance, advice and guidance in class whilst a counsellor can be visited outside of the classroom for emotional guidance. Identifying unique education needs and providing necessary support is also a primary goal for this school.

More about their Sports and Culture Activities:

Gene Louw Primary School is incredibly proud of its various sports teams and cultural activities. They believe that maintaining a healthy balance is necessary for every child’s development. This balance includes academics, emotional well-being, physical activity and spiritual development.

Sports activities available at this school include:

  • Archery
  • Athletics
  • Chess
  • Cricket
  • Cross Country
  • Hockey
  • Netball
  • Rugby
  • Tennis

Cultural activities available at this school include:

  • Art
  • Ballet
  • Choir
  • Crafts
  • Dance
  • Drama
  • Karate
  • Modelling
  • Music
  • Pottery
  • Robotics

Additionally, learners are provided with the opportunities to partake in competitions and Olympiads on different levels. This includes participation in annual eisteddfods, spelling and maths Olympiads and district competitions. The school also enjoys celebrating and commemorating special holidays in fun and creative ways.


Our Address:

Tulip St, Amanda Glen, Cape Town, 7550


-33.8552438, 18.6605073