WHO IS PIONEER ACADEMIES?

Pioneer Academies is an independent school network that opened in Gauteng, South Africa, in 2015. We offer excellent and affordable education that is focused on both the cognitive and emotional development of students.

EXCELLENCE

Excellence at Pioneer Academies is fostered by our distinctive approach to Student Success, Educator Mastery, and Parent Partnership. We hire and develop excellent teachers and employ data and technology to improve personalization for students.

AFFORDABILITY

Pioneer Academies is expanding access to high quality education. Our fees start at ~R25,000 for primary school and R35,000 for secondary school for Pioneer Academy Ormonde.

SCHOOLS

* Pioneer Academy Ormonde opened its doors in January 2015 in Ormonde, Gauteng.

* Pioneer Academy Midrand will be opening in January 2016 in Halfway Gardens, Midrand, Gauteng.

 

NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

* Pioneer Academy Ormonde joins ISASA - Pioneer Academies featured on the cover of the latest ISASA magazine (Winter edition). Click here to view the article.

 

* We are excited to announce the opening of the 3rd school in our network. Pioneer Academy Midrand will be opening in January 2016 and we are currently open for enrolments for grades 000, 00, R, 1.

 

* Listen to an interesting discussion on the Quality vs Quantity in education with the CEO & Co-founder of Pioneer Academies Chinezi Chijioke. Click here to listen.

 

* Our Chief Academic Officer, Josh Elder, recently participated in a panel discussion on CNBC Africa about education solutions for Africa, including a debate around the role of private vs. public education. Please click here to watch the interview.

 

* Power FM, Thabiso Sikwane interview with Pioneer Academies' CEO Chinezi Chijioke about opening of our flagship school in Ormonde, Johannesburg, in January of 2015.

https://soundcloud.com/powerfm987/model-for-world-class-affordable-education

Events

29 July
2015
Parent Office Hours - Pioneer Academy Midrand
Couldn't make it to our Open Day? Pop by to meet us and ask your questions at one of our "Parent Office Hours" (held every Wednesday between 3 and 5pm on campus).

5 September
2015
Information Session - Pioneer Academy Midrand

Please join us at our Information Session to learn more about Pioneer Academy Midrand and meet the Pioneer team!

Please CLICK HERE to RSVP

Address: Matuka Close, Halfway Gardens, Midrand

September
2015
Open Day - Pioneer Academy Ormonde

Please join us at our Open Day to learn more about Pioneer Academy Ormonde, tour our school campus and meet the Pioneer team!

 

Please CLICK HERE to RSVP

 

Address: 49 Dorado Avenue, Ormonde (next door to the UNISA Conference facility)