Laddsworth Primary School is a 119-years-old, offering value-driven, quality education to its community since 1903. It is set in the heart of Hilton, catering for boys and girls from Grade One to Seven. Our pupils study and play in a bright, vibrant and happy environment with tranquil and healthy country surroundings. We actively promote the values of Loyalty, Honesty, Self-Discipline, Sincerity Courage and Respect.
Laddsworth Primary School is growing to serve the educational needs of Hilton and its surroundings. The foundation of formal education begins at Laddsworth and gives children an excellent grounding for High School and life beyond. Our buildings, facilities and grounds are continuously being upgraded to ensure we are able to keep pace with the growing demands of a first-class education.
Laddsworth follows the CAPS syllabus but in addition, we offer, specialist subjects, including Media Studies, Music, Physical Education and Computer Studies. Laddsworth achieves very good academic results every year, and our pupils are sought after at local High Schools. Several pupils win scholarships and bursaries to some of the province’s most sought-after state and independent High Schools each year.
Pupils at Laddsworth enjoy a wide variety of sporting and cultural activities in which all children participate. Many of our pupils achieve Midlands and KwaZulu-Natal representation in their various sporting and cultural disciplines.
We enthusiastically celebrate the wonderful achievements that our pupils earn, both in the classroom and on the sports fields. We encourage our pupils to strive for excellence through our school motto: “Aim High”.