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The Dominican Convent School (Harare) is the oldest school in Harare, and is made of up of the Dominican Convent Early Child Development Centre (ECD), Dominican Convent Primary School and Dominican Convent High School. In the 125 years that the high school has existed, it has widely been regarded as one of the premier Catholic schools in Zimbabwe, Southern Africa and even the world at large.

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The Dominican Convent School (Harare) is the oldest school in Harare, and is made of up of the Dominican Convent Early Child Development Centre (ECD), Dominican Convent Primary School and Dominican Convent High School. In the 125 years that the high school has existed, it has widely been regarded as one of the premier Catholic schools in Zimbabwe, Southern Africa and even the world at large.

The Convent is led by its Headmistress, Sister Kudzai Mutsure, and Deputy Headmistress, Mrs Saneliso Mkharo. The school’s spiritual leaders are the Chaplain, Father Tendai Mashayamombe, and Mother Superior, Sr. Angela Hoenner. The high school is made up of 560 girls and over 50 teaching staff members. Over the years, the Dominican Convent High School has gained a reputation for academic, cultural and sporting excellence, producing women of integrity and value who have become widely influential in Zimbabwe, Africa and even the world at large. Today, the school strives to maintain this standard and even surpass it.

Clubs & Societies

Dominican Convent School offers a wide range of cultural activities which seek to develop all the pupils at the college. The department thrives to ensure that all pupils grow in the knowledge of the various cultural activities on offer at the school.

Student Life

Dominican Convent High School has four competitive houses that compete in areas such as academics, cultural and sporting activities. They are named after Catholic leaders and saints. Each House has two Teachers-in-Charge, two House Captains, House Mothers (Upper Six students who are each given a Form to act as a big sister to), and staff are allocated duties.

Sports

Dominican Convent offers a wide range of sporting activities. These include basketball, field hockey, karate, soccer, swimming, tennis and squash. Appointment of coaches was done professionally. Those with relevant qualifications with regard to a particular sport and experience made it this season.

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