Gateway High School, City Of Cape Town



Gateway High School, situated amidst the rural landscapes of the Western Cape Province, is a public secondary school offering ordinary education. Located at Ottery Youth Care Centre Plantation Road 7700 in the vibrant suburb of Ferness, Ottery, City Of Cape Town, South Africa, it stands as a beacon of dedicated learning within the Western Cape community.

School Fees

Gateway High School operates as a no-fee institution under South Africa’s policy, which ensures education accessibility regardless of financial status. Government funding covers essential expenses, eliminating fees to promote inclusivity and equal opportunities for all learners, facilitating quality education environments conducive to academic success. The school is classified as a Quintile 4 institution.

School Uniform

The uniform policy for South African schools is regulated by the South African Schools Act of 1996 and further guided by the Western Cape Education Department. This legislation sets out guidelines regarding the design, colors, and wearing of school uniforms to promote a sense of identity, equality, and discipline among students. For specific details about Gateway High School uniform policy, individuals are encouraged to directly contact the school administration.

School Contacts

You can easily reach Gateway High School through various communication channels. Here are the options available:

    • Address: Ottery Youth Care Centre Plantation Road 7700
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    • Email:
    • Postal Adress: Ottery Youth Care Centre Plantation Road, 7700
    • Contact Person: Nd Ndzuzo


In 2023, Gateway High School maintained a conducive learning environment with 252 learners and a dedicated teaching staff of 14 educators. This configuration translated to an average student-to-teacher ratio of 18:1, reflecting the school’s commitment to personalized instruction and academic support.