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Students Representative Council (SRC)

Students Representative Council (SRC)

WE are YOUR Voice!

Fun, good teamwork and professionalism: A lot can be learned at the Students Representative Council, but above all it is great pleasure to participate in organizing various events.

The SRC’s main objective is to represent learners and to take their requests into consideration in our activities and to implement them in our projects.

These projects are very versatile: e.g. we initiated the drinking fountain at the primary section school grounds.

In general, we are open for questions and new ideas and cooperate with school management, administration, teachers and of course with you, all the learners.

Get to know our SRC members!


  • Lucia (Head Girl 2019/20):
I am very proud to be able to represent my school, and most importantly the students. My main goal is for everyone to feel welcome and at home at our school. I want for all students, no matter what age, to enjoy and have a lot of fun during their 10-12 years of school. Furthermore I am very excited to be able to work with the new team 2019/2020 with the motto “Creating Unity in the School Community” to bring the students together and better the support we give each other in the DHPS family. With cohesion and teamwork we can do the impossible.


  • Penda (Head Boy 2019/20):
Helping each learner collect memories and bring them to life is a milestone of DHPS. And that is my personal vision. With the help of my SRC team, I know we can do it. Our motto is "Unity in the school community". And we will do everything we can to ensure a satisfactory school year for our fellow learners.

Your contact person(s)
Lucia Lasso Drews

Lucia Lasso Drews

Schulsprecherin - Head girl 2019/20

Penda Shikwambi

Penda Shikwambi

Schulsprecher - Head boy 2019/20

Parent Representative Council

Parent Representative Council

Actively contributing in school


Welcome to the DHPS Parents Representative Council (PRC)

Creativity and dedication, along with a little spare time and the pleasure to commit oneself for others, often are the first steps to participation in the PRC.

We support parents in all situations, are the link between them and the school and act as “messenger”in all matters of concern.

Over and over again we are enthused about the great involvement parents are granted - certainly this is exercised at the DHPS far more actively than in many other schools.

Who are we?

As parents of DHPS learners it is important to us to encourage the school in its dedicated, multi-cultural, diverse and dynamic character.

In addition to the task as a liaison between parents and learners on the one hand and the school management and school board on the other, we are involved in many other areas of school life - naturally always to the benefit of our and your children.

Learn more about us and our scope of functions:



Burghardt Grimm
Chairman

Thomas Honer
Vice Chairman

Janine Deselaers
Secretary & Junior Secondary Grade 5-9

Lutz von Dewitz
DIA Grade 10-12

Saima Shaanika NSSC Grade 10-12

Lutz von Dewitz
Margit Reiff
Junior Secondary Grade 5-9

Margit Reiff
Thomas Honer
Primary School Grade 1-4

Janine Deselaers Kindergarten
Burghardt Grimm Pre-school

Jürgen Rannersmann Steering committee

News and updates:

Apart from our regular parents representative meetings (4x annually) we organize and celebrate together with the entire school community - be it at the bazaar, the Big Walk or the primary section or at hostel- and family festivals.

Interested in getting involved in the PRC and become a parents’ representative? Then contact one of the PRC executive members - we will provide all the required information with pleasure!

Alumni Association

Welcome to the Alumni Association!

Whether you attended the DHPS Windhoek for your entire school career or only as an exchange student, whether you were part of the parents council or would just like to stay in touch - you will surely remember the unique experience and close-knit DHPS community.



We are glad to welcome you back and look forward to hear from you:
We look forward to getting back in touch with you!


Get to know our Alumni:

Ndilimeke Philipus (NSSC 2014)

Ndilimeke Philipus (NSSC 2014)

Munich, Germany

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Kerstin Reiner (Abitur 2010)

Kerstin Reiner (Abitur 2010)

Berlin, Germany

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Class of 2002

Class of 2002

Namibia & Germany

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Stefanie Hoffmann (Abitur 2015)

Stefanie Hoffmann (Abitur 2015)

Berlin, Germany

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Katja Serrer (Abitur 2016)

Katja Serrer (Abitur 2016)

Australia

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DHPS - Learner Sponsorships

Path the way for a successful future for our learners

Due to its diverse cultural- and linguistic scene and the great social contrasts, Namibia’s educational sector sets an exceptional example: Limited financial resources impede the promotion of talented, motivated learners from less affluent families.

The DHPS endeavors to facilitate optimal education to all, regardless of linguistic, cultural, religious or social background.

We accommodate various learners from low-income families.
The DHPS-funding model provides a unique way for these learners to perceive excellent educational opportunities.

Be a Patron!

Become a patron and support our learners:
Active patrons are informed on the academic progress of their beneficiaries and are invited to share in their (school) life.
Likewise, once-off support or emergency donations secure a significant part of a learner’s financial burden.

Do you wish to support a learner by being a patron or by a one-time donation to our assistance fund?
We appreciate your support and the consequential opportunity for our learners.

What our patrons say...


"As a former DHPS learner, who spent 13 years at this German school in Windhoek and graduated in 1965, it is of special importance for me to support a learner and enable her to visit this school. My husband and I wish our godchild all the best and a lot of joy at school."
(Ruth Peinsipp, DHPS learner patron)


To enable a girl to access good education is a small but important contribution to promoting women in Namibia as they still bear a great burden in this country."
(DHPS learner patron)



Please do not hesitate to contact us in case of any questions or for further information:

Your contact person(s)
Tina Crüys

Tina Crüys

Public Relations & Marketing

Tel: +264 (0)61 373 140

Partners & Supporters

We would like to take the opportunity to thank our sponsors- big and small - , supporters, helping hands and friends, who are successfully involved in shaping the school life and education at all sections of our school.


The DHPS Windhoek says THANK YOU!

Thank you to all our partners and sponsors for your support:



African Marketing






DB Schenker


klein Windhoek Schlachterei



Komnik & Franck

Manrico International

Namibia Breweries







Pick n Pay Namibia

Primo Sales

Pupkewitz Megabuild





Stampriet Market

Waldschmidt

Wecke & Voigts

Windhoek Hire Sales & Services



Wineology



DHPS School Communicator

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The communication tool for learners, parents, teachers, school management and administration

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  • Information at your fingertips - when ever you wish.
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The DHPS- School Communicator facilitates access to all DHPS info - from events, dates, news, photos and important information on exams, time tables, extra-mural activities, DIAP & NSSC, to happenings in kindergarten, primary- and secondary section and hostel and day care centre.

In this way you can stay updated by means of your mobile devices, at home or when you are on the go - according to the motto “Information at your fingertips”!

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