School Banking details are as follows:
Account Name : Adams College
Bank Name : FNB (First National Bank)
Account No. : 509 2001 3641



Successful Applicants’ List is divided into TWO:

A learner will ONLY be admitted into the school according to the list.
Orientation Day for ALL Successful Applicants is 21 September 2024 at 09h00.

On the day, parents of successful applicants must bring:

  1. Proof of Payment (HARD COPIES OF DEPOSIT SLIPS)
  2. R2000 (Day Scholars)
  3. R3000 (Boarders) Reference must be Learners’ Name and Surname
    This is a non-refundable deposit that confirms and secures space. It will go towards 2025 school fees.
        – Term TWO Learner’s School Report

View Successful Applicants:

Our Mission

Our mission is to become the preferred educational institution for learners from all walks of life, irrespective of race, religion, culture or creed…


Arise and Shine

The schools motto ‘Arise and Shine’ was instilled in the students and they were greatly inspired to be the best they could be. ‘The reason why many of them are shinning…

Academic Significance

Adams College provided Africans with an opportunity for gaining a good standard of education. It was the first college to offer the matric syllabus. An art degree…

Daily Student Routine

07:30 – Prayer
07:45 -Lessons Begin
10:30 -11:15 – Break
11:15 – 14:00 – Lessons Continue
14:00 -14:30 – Lunch
14:30 – 16:00 – Monitored Study

Our Heritage

King Shaka once stopped to drink from the river that flows not far from Adams College. He called the water “sweet” to the taste, using a Zulu word that would come to be Amanzimtoti, where our school has stood for 160 years. Celebrating our heritage is to taste the sweetness again.

News and Events


Thank you Adams College Ambassador

Thank you Adams College Ambassador

Thank you Adams College Ambassador Adams College will never be the same again…. thank you Adams College Ambassador and former student, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma; Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi and the leadership of our Principal Mr Thulani Khumalo and SGB with the...

2017 Speech & Prize

2017 Speech & Prize

2017 Speech & Prize Arise and Shine to the students of Adams College whom kept flying the flag of Adams College rising. 2017 speech and prize took place and the school chapel where students who worked hard got the opportunity to obtain awards for their effort in...

The 3R Project

The 3R Project

The 3R Project Recently Adams College together with the Adams College Development Fund, a Trust formed by former students and the school governing body, created the 3R Project strategy. This initiative was created to Revitalize, Redevelop and Reposition Adams College...

Become Part of the Adams College Past Students Network (ACPSN)

Submit your information in the form below and become part of the Adams College Past Students Network. We are bringing together alumni of Adams College to tell the story of this great institution’s history and also make a difference to its future!