Durban High School

255 St Thomas Road, Musgrave, Durban


Situated on Durban’s prestigious Berea, DHS has perpetuated a 'Heritage of Excellence' for over 140 years, being Durban's oldest school.

DHS leads boys on their journey to become men and take their place in the world. Each boy is as unique as his journey, and DHS is proud to be part of the making of both history and the future.

More than just a high school, DHS becomes a way of life for many of its learners.


DHS provides excellent facilities which are continually being upgraded and improved to ensure they remain state of the art. Facilities are complimented with outstanding floodlit sports fields, basketball facility, squash courts, an Olympic swimming pool with water polo adaptation, indoor Cricket Academy, our new High Performance Sport Centre supported by a full time bio-kineticist, tuck and coffee shop Horsefly Cafe', award winning Media Centre and purpose built Seabrooke’s Theatre.


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