This is a School for learners with physical disabilities opened in January 1980. There are currently 200 students on the register and they represent 24 disability groups eg. Spina Bifida, Spinal Cord Lesions, Muscular Dystrophies, Congenital and Traumatic amputations, Arthritis and Cerebral Palsy. Learners admitted to this school are physically disabled, but educable. Consideration is given to applicants’ ability to cope in a mainstream setting and their need for the therapeutic services. This school is proactive about mainstreaming and learners are placed back in the mainstream once their rehabilitation has been completed. This school is very proud of their students’ strength in athletics and provide them with the opportunity of representing their schools nationally and on an international level. This school offers sports codes such as track and field, wheelchair basketball, table tennis, swimming and hockey. Wheelchair dancing is a comparatively new activity in the school and ideas for new activities and interests are always gladly accepted. 'This school has not only made their students reach for their dreams, but have also provided an avenue whereby they can channel all their energy.

Duties
This school offers internships/ volunteering in the following departments:
General Education in all subjects up to Grade 12 for trainee teachers
The Paramedic Team at this school is there to cope with emergencies and standby as a full support network.
The nursing department attends to the medical needs of the learners, they are responsible for follow up appointments and monitoring the learner’s physical condition.
Occupational Therapy focuses on developing perceptual skills, re mediating learning problems, prevarication training and encouraging holistic personal independence.
Physiotherapy aims to develop the learner’s physical potential and independence within the limitation of the disability.
The Psychology Department is responsible for the psychometric and scholastic evaluation of students and individual counselling. The psychologists are there to ensure the students mental well-being and help them to work towards self actualization. Although your days at this school may be long and exhausting, your reward will far exceed the effort. You will have the opportunity to experience Cape Town through the eyes of a child, giving you a renewed sense of the best Cape Town has to offer. Your internship with this school will be both a very, fulfilling, rewarding and challenging experience.