Monday, 02 August 2021
Museum Space: Recollecting the Past for Today
The museum space of the project "Recollecting the Past for Today" is taking shape and - apart from some minor changes still to be made - has been completed.For the school year 2019/2020, 140 German schools abroad were invited by the German Foreign Office and the Central Agency for Schools...
Wednesday, 07 July 2021
DHPS Day of Kindness: Supporting Namibian Healthcare Heroes
This year's "Day of Kindness" at the Deutsche Höhere Privatschule Windhoek (DHPS) was very special, as the DHPS school community took the time to thank the many health workers in Namibia for their tireless efforts in these challenging times. On 1 July 2021, classes, colleagues and teachers joined forces and...
Monday, 14 June 2021
Crafts & Experiments: Child & Youth Centre holiday programme
Not only the crafts and experiments in the
holiday programme of the DHPS Children & Youth Centre were colourful, but
also the diverse workshops and experiments in which the children could try out
and gain experience. Whether making paper, jewellery, sewing teddy bears or
building birdhouses, the young craftsmen got a varied insight into...
Friday, 11 June 2021
Grade 9s wanderlust in geography class
Would you like to go on a journey? You
cannot decide where to go?
Classes 9b and 9c have designed travel
brochures for different EU countries. The learners enthusiastically researched
the most popular travel destinations, special attractions of the countries,
culinary specialities, currency, etc.
Would you like to accompany a T-shirt on a
journey around the globe?
Wednesday, 09 June 2021
Regional Teachers training: Competence-oriented teaching with the help of digital media
At the beginning
of the May holidays (24.4.-26.4.2021), DHPS teachers had the opportunity to
participate in a regional in-service training on the topic of "Competence-oriented teaching with the help
of digital media".
course was conducted within the framework of the digital education fair under
the direction of Tanja Mayr and Benjamin Pauluschke.
Tuesday, 18 May 2021
Learner competition: World Water Day 2021
In March 2021 the City of Windhoek (CoW) ran an awareness campaign
to commemorate World Water Day 2021 with the theme “The value of water to the
Learners from primary and secondary schools were invited to
partake in an essay writing competition. DHPS´s Grade 8d decided to join in on
Wednesday, 05 May 2021
4th annual Basketball Camp successfully held
The DHPS & BAS Basketball camp was held over three days; from 24 to 26 April, 2021.Participants were offered beginner, intermediate and advanced skills training based on their capabilities. This years’ camp had the largest female turnout with almost 50% of the players being girls, which showed the growth in...
Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Bilingual and hands-on Maths lessons in Junior Secondary
In Maths in Grade 6 we try to give
the pupils hands-on, practical tasks that will help them understand deeply the
concepts we are covering.
Did you ever hear of Cotton Ball Shot Put, Paper Plate
Discus, Straw Javelin, Long Jump and High Jump during mathematics lessons?
During our Maths Olympics, we were measuring...
Tuesday, 20 April 2021
DHPS Netball Team on winning track
On 19 April
2021, the DHPS Netball U17A team showed off their talents again:
friendly game against Windhoek Gymnasium´s U17B team the young sporty talents
were thinking fast, showed incredible fitness, defended very well and almost
every shot was in. The score of 20 – 13 for the DHPS netball players was well