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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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 […]

Athletics day 2015

WOW!!!! 6th of February was a very exiting day for Rosebank Junior School because that was the day of the athletics. What a ball! We all walked o the field full of excitement. We got to the field and sat in our houses. I came a little bit late because I was helping the Grade […]

Grade 4 and 5 Field Trip

  The Grade 4 and 5 camp was really fun. We enjoyed the food, games, activities, facility and the facilitators. We did things like kayaking, night hiking, songs and rhymes, puzzles and stalk the lantern. I enjoyed them all. I also enjoyed where we stayed. Emily-Jane Felix