Waverley Girls' High School

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Waverley Girls' High School
Location
Athol Street
Waverley, Johannesburg, Gauteng

Coordinates 26°8′25″S28°4′48″E / 26.14028°S 28.08000°E / -26.14028; 28.08000 Coordinates: 26°8′25″S28°4′48″E / 26.14028°S 28.08000°E / -26.14028; 28.08000
Information
TypePublic high school
MottoQuantum In Nobis (Latin for Within Us Is Great Potential)
Established1951
HeadmasterMr M M Seopa (2014)
Grades8–12
GenderFemale
Colour(s)Blue and white

Waverley Girls' High School is a public school for girls located in the suburb of Waverley in Johannesburg, South Africa. It is situated opposite Saint Mary’s School.

Waverley, Johannesburg Place in Gauteng, South Africa

Waverley is a suburb of Johannesburg, South Africa. A suburb in northern Johannesburg, it is surrounded by Bramley, Highlands North and Savoy Estate. It is located in Region E of the City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality. Waverley is located close to the M1 highway, running North and South through Johannesburg.

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Physical address

Athol Street, Waverley, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

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