Our learners acquire a well-rounded primary education, and thrive as questioning, creative, self-controlled, compassionate individuals, who are grounded in their own identity and understand and care about the world around.

About RJS

Rosebank Junior School is a small, long-established English-medium state school, single stream and co-educational, situated near the Rondebosch Common in Cape Town. We are composed of a close-knit team of learners, educators and parents.


To provide the soil in which our learners can grow strong and true, to expand their horizons, and to nurture the sense of wonder at the root of life-long learning, so that they emerge as responsible global citizens.

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U9 Netball

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Our little girls played their first match 2 April after only three coaching sessions. They lost 9-0 to Camps Bay who have been coached since the beginning of the year. We are proud of these girls who have shown great potential. We enjoyed  wonderful encouragement and support from their parents: ‘Very proud of them. I […]

Leaving for new shores

We missed a few important farewells while our website was inactive. And sadly it’s time for another. Mrs Moore, over many years you have helped to launch countless children into a new stage of their schooling. You’ve been there when things fell apart, and could still be counted on when things fell apart for you. […]

A new journey begins

Some of our Grade 1′s shared their first school experience with us:   I woke up early and got dressed. I kissed my puppy and she kissed me. When I got here I played with someone from my old school. The place where the girls and boys do sport is where my Pa used to […]

Valentines Day Market

Last week the Grade 7 class had their Valentines Market Day. People were dressed in pink, red and white to suit the occasion. It was a rainy day so the stalls were in the hall. Everybody sold their items and made good profit. The profit that the class made will be going towards the blazers […]