About Us

ADELAIDE TAMBO SCHOOL formerly known as JC Merkin School was established in 1980. It is situated in White – City, Jabavu, in Soweto. The school provides education to 381 learners with physical disabilities and those with learning disabilities. Learning starts from Grade 1 – 12 for day scholars and boarders.


Our Vision Statement

Adelaide Tambo school aspire to be a responsive, progressive, disciplined and inclusive secure center of learning that caters for diverse needs of its learners.


Our Mission Statement

Our mission will be attained through nurturing and developing each Learners potential and abilities by providing individualized learning programmes for our diverse population, therefore allowing every learner to learn in caring, supportive and enriching environment.


Our Values

⦁ Accountability
⦁ Integrity
⦁ Respect
⦁ Hardworking
⦁ Good Leadership
⦁ Results Driven
⦁ Caring