Staff and students alike are involved in pursuits across the five elements of the learning programme. Our community supports and challenges students, whether their interests lie in intellectual, artistic, athletic, service or leadership endeavours.
UWCT believes that all relationships should be based on trust, honesty and mutual respect. We aspire to create a mindful community in which all members are actively involved and work together towards the realisation of the UWC mission.
The School is founded on the fundamental principle of providing a caring, supportive and joyful environment for all members of our community so that they grow as individuals: we take pride and celebrate the achievements of individuals and groups within our community.
More important than ever Service and volunteer projects allow students to have unique and invaluable experiential learning opportunities. Many schools already recognise this, and there are some great projects taking place around the world. These service opportunities...
UWC Day is an annual reminder that "You are needed!" “There are three ways of trying to win the young. There is persuasion, there is compulsion, and there is attraction. You can preach at them: that is a hook without a worm. You can say, You must volunteer, and that...
A new school year is upon us and on behalf of Thanyapura and the culinary team, welcome back. We have been keeping busy and productive over the last few months developing lots of new recipes for students and teachers. Like any craft it is important to continue to...
By Kurtis Peterson, UWCT Primary Principal Connection. This one word has been the focus of our first couples weeks back at UWCT, whether it be getting to know new teachers or returning students. Our units and learning experiences have been dedicated to it. This, too,...
By Kru Nicki Robertson The “Whole Staff Orientation” runs a week before the school year begins. This is usually a time when the returning team joins together with our new staff, who have been on campus getting the lay of the land. This year only one new staff member...
Diversity of the student population is key to making the experience truly international for both staff and students.
Our community is a vibrant, truly international community of students, boarders, teachers, staff and parents. Our student body includes more than 70 nationalities and over 460 students.
A UWC education does more than provide a world-class academic experience; it also challenges each student to take part in addressing the most pressing global issues, both during their time as a UWC student and upon graduation. To gain insight to the UWCT student experience, take a look through the student videos they have created to share their educational journey with us.