Who do we accommodate ?
Besek College provides accommodation for learners in Grades 8 to 12. That is, learners must be at least 13 years of age, and not older than 18 years. The College has separate facilities to cater for female and male learners, located at different sites, a few meters away from the college. These sites are well secured.
What is the cost?
The cost of accommodation is R2500.00 per month for South African Learners, and R2800.00 per month for International Learners. The cost includes accommodation, breakfast, snacks for lunch at the school premises; and super at site of accommodation. The cost does not include tuition fee.
What control systems are in place?
Each site of accommodation has an in-house Boarding Master or Mistress. Roll-calls are daily as follows:
1) The first roll-call is at 7 am, just before learners leave the premises for the college for tuition.
2) The second roll-call is at 3: 45 pm, just before Afternoon Preps.
3) The third roll-call is a silent one, where the boarding master/mistress moves into every room and checks the presence of learners in their beds. This roll call is at 10 pm.
Visits during the week are only allowed from members of the family, subjects to verification by the School.
What are the daily routine in place?
These routines are strictly followed, the form the cornerstones of managing the sites of accommodation. Learners not adhering to these are kicked out of the school.
1) During the week. Mondays to Fridays
- 6am – 6:45 am : Learners are expected to take their showers and baths.
- 6: 45am -7:15 am : Breakfast is served
- 7: 15 -7:40 : Learners depart to School for tuition (Classes).
- 7:45 – 8 am : Assembly at the School premises. Registers are marked.
- 8 am – 3 pm : Tuition at the School
- 4 pm – 6 pm : Afternoon Preps
- 6 pm- 6:45 pm : Learners Relaxation
- 6:45pm- 7:30 pm : Super is served
- 7:35 pm – 10 pm Study time
2) Week-ends. Saturdays to Sundays
- Saturdays: 8 am – 8:30 am :Breakfast is served.
- Saturdays: 8:30 am – 12 noon : Personal Hygiene Services. Learners do their cleaning.
- Saturdays: 12noon – 1 pm : Lunch
- Saturdays: 1 pm – 6: 45 pm: Learners Relaxation
- Saturdays: 6: 45pm – 7: 30 : Super is Served
- Saturdays : 7: 35 pm – 10 pm : Learners Relaxation and Self- study.
- Sundays : 8 am – 8:30 am : Breakfast
- Sundays ; 8: 30 am – 1 pm : Cleaning and Church Services
- Sundays : 1 pm – 2pm: Lunch
- Sundays : 2 pm- 6: pm : Relexation and Visiting Hours
- Sundays: 6 :45pm – 7:30 pm : Super is served
- Sundays: 7:35 – 10 pm : Study time