Here are some answers to questions that are often asked.

Q: I would like my child to attend Camps Bay Preparatory School. How do I go about this?
A: Apply mid February for children turning 4, by requesting a form from

Q: When should I apply for my child to attend Camps Bay Prep School?
A: In the year before your child will attend the school. (request a form from Please see WCED website for annual enrollment cut-off dates.

Q: At what age can my child start at Camps Bay Prep School?
A: Turning 6 in the Grade R calendar year, 7 in the Gr 1 calendar year and 8 in the Grade 2 calendar year.

Q: Does my child get homework?
A: A daily programme of homework is set, independent completion  is expected for the duration of 20/25 minutes.

Q: Does my Grade One or Two child have to wear the smart school uniform every day?
A: The school uniform is worn daily and when going on an outing. Depending on your child’s programme, certain days will require sports clothes.