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UWC Day 2014 

This year's theme was "Make It An Experience". The colourful event featured songs, dances, delectable cuisine and inspiring speeches.

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Meet Our Students

Leslie-Anne Bernard IB2

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Jamaican student Leslie-Anne talks about why she chose Waterford and about discovering Theatre, which has become her favourite subject. To read her story, click here.


Inter-House Athletics

Nail-biting finish

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For the first time ever, a tug of war event decided the winner in Waterford's annual Inter-House Athletics Competiton. At the end of the day, Henderson took the trophy.To read more, click here.   

Post-WK Success

University offers for 2013 grads

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It's an exciting time for WK's IB Class of 2013 as university acceptances start flooding in. To see the list of prestigious institutions where our grads have been offered places, click here.


Alumni Impact

Anil Naidoo 

anil naidoo and daughter antara at wk march 2014Advocate Naidoo says the community service projects he did as a student at WK sparked his interest in human rights. To read more, click here.

WK Facts and Figures

  • 600 students from over 50 countries
  • 57 academic staff from 18 countries
  • 80% of the student body is African
  • 30% of students receive bursary support
  • 50% of IB students receive bursary support
  • 60% of students are boarders
  • Average IB score is 34 (equal to more than four A grades at A level)
  • Around 5,000 students have received a Waterford education to date