Entries by Shaun

Thumbs up to the Potchefstroom Academy Interior Design Students

Well done to the four Potchefstroom Academy Interior Design students whose furniture design entries have been selected for the The Department of Trade and Industry (the dti), – Multifunctional Furniture Design Competition: Shannon Taljaard (3rd year student) Nokuzola Kwaza (2nd year student) Simone Kirsten (3rd year student) Marilize Smit (3rd year student) The Department of […]

Potchefstroom Academy graphic design lecturer Cherie Cordier shines at the Loerie and Pendoring awards

Congratulations to Potchefstroom Academy Graphic Designer and Lecturer Chérie Cordier on her recent achievements. She was awarded 2 Loerie awards and more recently 5 Pendoring awards. The Loeries, a proudly not-for-profit organization, has been rewarding creativity for 40 years. As Africa and the Middle East’s premier award that recognizes, rewards, inspires and fosters creative excellence […]

First Year Reception 2018

Potchefstroom Academy and SAAHST once again had the opportunity to welcome our new first years for 2018 on the 27th of January. Over 130 students and their parents attended the opening ceremony in the Auditorium at the NWU. After the short ceremony they all rushed to the Hostels to move in, as this was the […]

Top Students get awarded at Potchefstroom Academy and SAAHST Graduation Ceremony

On Saturday 11th of March 2017 Potchefstroom Academy and SAAHST hosted the annual graduation ceremony at the Sanlam Auditorium on the North-West University’s Potchefstroom Campus. This beautiful event saw the talented graduates from all the different departments be rewarded for their hard work. The ceremony did not only serve as graduation but was accompanied by […]


Lizé Cilliers, One of Potchefstroom Academy’s interior design students, won second place in the Department of Trade and Industry’s (DTI) annual Furniture Design Competition that was held in Durban. The annual Furniture Design Competition is one of the Department of Trade and Industry’s (DTI) Industrial Policy Action Plan furniture programmes aimed at responding to design […]

Holiday School 3 – 5 April 2017

Grade 11 & 12’s join us for our 3 day Holiday School this April and gain career direction while enjoying student life at Potchefstroom Academy. Limited space, so be sure to book early to avoid disappointment.