Our policies are continuously updated and improved upon. For the latest version of this policy, please contact our school.
HIV and AIDS is one of the major challenges to all South Africans. It is estimated that almost 25% of the general population will be HIV positive by the year 2010. In South Africa HIV is spread mainly through:
- Sexual contact
- Breast feeding
- Mother to child
This policy, in keeping with International standards and in accordance with education law and the constitutional, guarantees of the right to a basic education, the right not to be unfairly discriminated against, the right to life and bodily integrity, the right to privacy, the right to a safe environment and the best interests of the child.