Thursday, 26 January 2023
First Day of School: Welcome to the little VIPs
On 25 January 2023, Deutsche Höhere Privatschule Windhoek
(DHPS) held the enrolment ceremony for 83 grade 1 learners.
This is a major event in the DHPS school year, because
"for the new learners and their families it is a very special step in the
children's lives, a whole new and perhaps their greatest...
Thursday, 15 December 2022
Baking Christmas cookies at Child & Youth Centre
Christmas holiday programme is currently offered at the Child & Youth Centre.
Christmas cookies are just as much a part of the Christmas season as gifts -
and when the cookies are homemade, they taste even better. The greatest
joy is when you can make others happy with them. This week,...
Friday, 09 December 2022
New DHPS Newsletter: December 2022
The latest DHPS December Newsletter has arrived!We hope you enjoy the last day of school, wish you a relaxing festive season, all the best for 2023 - and we hope you enjoy reading this issue.
Tuesday, 06 December 2022
40 Year Reunion and our way there
... Born in 1964, Matric Class of 1982, Abitur in 198340 years ago, we had our forty days party and thought about how we could celebrate our matric farewell. Our own school band played, we decorated the auditorium ourselves and everyone brought a cold platter from home. We realised it...
Friday, 25 November 2022
Model United Nations 2022: DHPS awarded as best school
The United Nations Information Centre (UNIC) Windhoek in
collaboration with the British High Commission hosted the annual Model UN
Namibia (MUNNAM) High School Conference on 8-9 November 2022 at the UN House in
The topic for this year's conference is:
Women and girls must be empowered to make invaluable
contributions to, and...
Tuesday, 15 November 2022
Welcome home, Inline Hockey World Champions
The success of the Namibian youth inline hockey teams at the World Skate Games 2022, which took place in Buenos Aires, Argentina in November, has been the talk of the town.After exciting and at times nerve-wracking games for the junior boys, they finished an impressive 4th place in an illustrious...
Monday, 31 October 2022
German International Abitur (DIA) award ceremony at DHPS
For 36 pupils of the Deutsche Höhere Privatschule Windhoek (DHPS), the doors to the wide world are now literally open: On 28 October 2022, they received their German International Abitur (DIA) certificates in a ceremonial setting. And again, the achievements and results were impressive. This year's Abitur learners stood out...
Thursday, 06 October 2022
Sustainability 2.0: Project launched at DHPS
On an initiative of an alumna of DHPS (Deutsche Höhere
Privatschule), a contact was established between the school and SeGeNa
e.V. (Social-ecological association for
the promotion of the German-Namibian cooperation).
The first joint project is now displayed in the DHPS
school garden: A hydroponic plant that will not only supply the refectory with fresh
Monday, 03 October 2022
Newsletter 3/2022 out now!
Dear Learners, Parents, Colleagues and Friends of DHPSPlease find here our DHPS Newsletter for October 2022 – we hope you enjoy reading this issue and please stay healthy!
Monday, 26 September 2022
120 years DHPS Boarding School
In 1902, a so-called Pensionat (boarding house) was established for 5 farm children who attended school in Windhoek. Soon this boarding school of the Deutsche Höhere Privatschule Windhoek (DHPS) had become an integral part of the capital city. It was 7 years older than the school itself and was only...