PREPARING
OUR BOYS FOR LIFE

Close to my heart

“Durban Prep (DPHS) is a place where I learnt the meaning of pride, dedication, sacrifice and hard work and a place that instilled within me many of the values that still govern my life today.” – Alistair Hargreaves – Sharks Rugby player

DPHS IN NUMBERS

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Boys represented DPHS at the Umlazi Cross Country District Trials
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Senior Primary Boys with an โ€œAโ€ Aggregate in Term 3
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Wins for the 1st Team Hockey 2019
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Metres of recycling brought in by the winning class for term 3

DPHS NEWS AND RESULTS

From the Desk of the Headmaster

Into the third week of November already which reminds us of the very important events that still lie ahead in the next 15 days until break-up day on Friday 4…
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Grade 5 DPHS Art Lessons

During the Grade 5s Art classes, they had fun with black and white contrasts and learnt about patterns. It took them patience and time. Some really beautiful work was created.
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DPHS Boys Sing their Hearts Out

With the recent Springbok win, ECR held a Karaoke Competition challenging listeners to send in a video of them singing karaoke. This led to a group of enthusiastic DPHS boys,…
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Preparing our boys for life

Service & servant leadership

“Love cannot remain by itself it has no meaning. Love has to be put into action, and that action is service.” – Mother Theresa

Excellence

“There is no passion to be found in playing small โ€“ in settling for a life that is less than what you are capable of living.” – Nelson Mandela

Self-discipline

“The time is always right to do what’s right.” – Martin Luther King jr

Loyalty

“Loyalty is a feature in a boyโ€™s character that inspires boundless hope” – Sir Robert Baden-Powell

Integrity

“Try not to become a man of success. Rather become a man of value.” – Albert Einstein

Perseverance

“The race is not always to be the swift, but to those who keep on running.” – Anonymous

Fairness

“Live so that when your child thinks of fairness and integrity, they think of you.” – H. Jackson Brown Jnr

Honesty

“To make your children capable of honesty is the beginning of education.” – John Ruskin

Respect

“Respect for the fragility and importance of an individual life is still the mark of an educated man.” – Norman Cousins

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