In recognition of academic excellence, 'Colours' will be awarded in the form of a scroll that may be worn below the pocket of the blazer. Academic Colours are awarded at the end of the First and Second Semesters in the Grade 7 year to pupils who achieve an aggregate of 80% and above in:
- 1st Additional Language - Afrikaans or isiZulu;
- Natural Sciences;
- Social Sciences; and
- The average of the percentages achieved in Art, Music, Life Skills & Physical Education, Design & Technology and Information Computer Technology.
Academic Merit in the form of a certificate will issued to pupils who achieve an aggregate of between 75 and 79% of the same weightings as stated above.