New West Secondary School



New West Secondary School, situated amidst the urban landscapes of the Kwazulu-Natal Province, is a public secondary school offering ordinary education. Located at Veldcastle Drive, Newlands West, Durban, 4035 in the vibrant suburb of Newlands West, South Africa, it stands as a beacon of dedicated learning within the Kwazulu-Natal community.

School Fees

New West Secondary School, as a fee-paying public school, requires tuition fees for enrollment. Fees typically range from R24,000 to R36,000 per year, depending on various factors such as grade level and additional services offered. For the most accurate and up-to-date information on fees payable, individuals are encouraged to directly contact the school administration. 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 Kwazulu-Natal 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 New West Secondary School uniform policy, individuals are encouraged to directly contact the school administration.

School Contacts

You can easily reach New West Secondary School through various communication channels. Here are the options available:

    • Address: Veldcastle Drive, Newlands West, Durban, 4035
    • Phone: +27 315782544
    • Email: gro.sswn@lapicnirp
    • Postal Adress: P.O.Box 76132, Marbleray, 4035
    • Contact Person: Surandernath


In 2023, New West Secondary School maintained a conducive learning environment with 1454 learners and a dedicated teaching staff of 52 educators. This configuration translated to an average student-to-teacher ratio of 28:1, reflecting the school’s commitment to personalized instruction and academic support.