We help children from diverse backgrounds to achieve their academic goals through the most advanced online blended learning platform in South Africa.

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Advancing education.
Enabling excellence.

Advanced blended learning platform

Online classes, lessons, worksheets, quizzes, simulations and more!

Internationally recognised Curriculum

British curriculum aligned to the highest standard.

Online interaction with live tutors

Interact with fellow classmates and learning coaches. The closest you will ever feel whilst distance learning.

4IR skills

Robotics, coding, web development and more develops future relevant skills.

Are you struggling to structure your child’s daily homeschooling lessons?

  • Is your child struggling with anxiety or bullying?
  • Looking for an internationally accredited curriculum?
  • Need flexibility to help your young athlete excel? 
  • Looking for a more stimulating, interactive learning environment? 
  • Want to get your child ready for the future of work?

We understand that learning is not a one-size-fits-all solution

Every child is unique, therefore every child’s educational needs are different

What makes us different?

With our highly qualified teachers and experts in content development we use innovative teaching strategies to engage students in learning. Wingu Academy proudly hosts primary and high school learners on our innovative online learning platform.

We are more than just a school – we are a community.

We offer world-class online education


Our blended learning approach is developed by a team of academic experts and researchers.

Blended teaching

Designed to accommodate all types of learners, by combining audiovisual, kinesthetic, verbal, logical, reading and writing and other learning techniques.

Prepares for future
of work

Technology is leveraged to develop skills relevant to the 4th Industrial Revolution.

There is a place for everyone in the Wingu community!

Primary and High School student

Allow your child the opportunity to achieve an internationally recognized, university accredited education at an affordable price, through innovative learning strategies and engaged online teacher support. Let us enable your excellence.

Student requiring extra resources

 Our online system can be used by students currently attending a brick-and-mortar school, who require some extra resources.

Adult student

Afford yourself the opportunity to achieve an internationally recognized, university accredited education at an affordable price, through innovative learning strategies and engaged online teacher support, with the flexibility that online education allows. There is no time like the present.

International student

International GCSE and AS/A level qualifications are internationally recognized – a perfect fit for parents looking to emigrate. You can achieve an internationally recognized, university accredited education at an affordable price, through innovative learning strategies and engaged online teacher support, anywhere in the world!

Sports student

Worried that you’ll have to choose between pursuing your passion and achieving a quality education? With Wingu Academy you don’t have to choose! With the flexibility that online education allows, you can train by day and study by night – all with the help of dedicated teaching staff at your disposal.

Special needs student

Our curriculum and online system allows sufficient flexibilty to support your needs. Tutors and mentors trained in special needs support students throughout the journey.

How the admissions process works

Follow our 3 easy steps



Attend an online consultation with one of our expert admissions specialists.



Experience the magic of Wingu for yourself to see if it is the right solution for you.



Apply to become part of our vibrant community of lifelong learners, parents, staff and alumni.

Powered by these amazing partnerships

 Our virtual solution focuses on providing quality blended learning to primary or high school learners that are enrolled at other schools, or are homeschooling. We have partnered with The Tutor Company for on-demand tutor support, EduSol for expert teachers and educational researchers at The University of Witwatersrand (WITS) School of Education, helping us find the best ways to provide blended learning. TuksNovation, a University of Pretoria based incubator and accelerator supports us every step of the way, making sure that we can provide you the best education in the country!


Wingu Academy is an excellent online homeschooling option. Everyone always asks, “What about the social aspect?” With the real-time classes and lovely interaction between students and teachers, together with the fun quizzes and interactive lessons, there is a daily social engagement environment!

Mariette Uys Scholtz

I have really enjoyed the platform and the professionalism of the team.

Angela Carle

Wingu Academy has been life-changing for my children. The platform is user-friendly, and they are thriving with the one on one learning. Wingu’s team has made provisions for my daughter’s learning disability, and her confidence has soared. Enrolling at Wingu was the best decision we ever made!

Tami Arpin

Still unsure if Wingu Academy is the right fit for you?

Book a free, one-on-one online session with an expert consultant to learn more!


Our learning strategy

At Wingu Academy, we pride ourselves in providing affordable, top-class education focused on Africa and South Africa. Our primary division provides British International Primary and Lower Secondary curriculums (available 2020). Our secondary division provides the International GCSE or AS and A-level curriculum (available 2021). Our learning strategy includes:

Expert teachers
Specialized and up-to-date content
Innovative and interactive lessons
On demand knowledgeable tutors
Self-paced learning

Student & Parent support

  • Online lessons are recorded and are readily available.
  • We have a team of trained, qualified subject experts which provide students with continuous support.
  • Parents do not need to be subject specialists. We also provide additional support to learners with our easily accessible tutors.


  • All tests, tasks and assessments are available electronically, and will be submitted on the Wingu Academy online platform. Term tests and exams are written completely online, under supervision.
  • All tasks and assessments are marked by Wingu Academy Staff.
  • Final International Exams are written in person at an exam centre of your choice.

Easy administration

  • Upon registration, we provide all new clients with an induction session and virtual tour of our platform. New clients will be able to virtually engage with a Wingu expert to ask questions and to become familiar with the Wingu Academy online platform.
  • You will be able to track your child’s progress through our system with easy access available to view marks, assignments and lessons that your child engages with.

Our Upper Secondary International GCSE subjects

Our Primary and Lower Secondary subjects

Still unsure if Wingu Academy is the right fit for you?

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Our story

 We are Wingu Academy, and we’ve started delivering high quality education to eager minds in the whole of Africa. Wingu is the Swahili word for cloud – clouds are everywhere and we believe that education should be too! We offer education from the cloud to bring world class education into your home.

Wingu Academy uses current and innovative teaching and learning methods. Wingu Academy’s expert staff is highly trained to provide the best possible support. No two students are the same and here at Wingu Academy we embrace all differences by providing bespoke educational solutions that meet the individual needs of our parents and learners.

Wingu Academy was started in January 2020 by a passionate group of founders who realised that the educational landscape is evolving and the need for innovative educational solutions are ever changing. 

We open our online doors for Grade 10 – 12 students in January 2022 for the British International AS/A level curriculum. 

Our mission

Our mission is to provide affordable world class education to the African continent. We further strive to stay up to date with and implement the latest teaching methods and technologies via practice and research.

In this way we can stay connected to our evolving students and become connected to an even bigger network of eager minds.

Our values


Our client can trust us to deliver quality education.


Creating a context of safety and openness to enhance learning.


Advancing education through innovative solutions to enable excellence.


The need for education knows no borders.

Client commitment

Through our commitment to our clients we live up to our dedication to achieve excellence through education.

Book a free, one-on-one online session with an expert consultant to learn more!

Choosing a curriculum

Choosing the correct curriculum for a student is crucial as it shapes their educational experience, aligns with their learning style, and prepares them for future academic and career opportunities. The British International Curriculum emphasizes flexibility, critical thinking, and a global perspective, offering various pathways like the IGCSE and A-levels. In contrast, the South African CAPS (Curriculum and Assessment Policy Statement) is more prescriptive, focusing on a standardized approach with a strong emphasis on local context and practical skills development.

Early Years

Designed for 5 to 6-year-olds

The British International Early Years program initiates an engaging educational path for learners. it establishes a robust foundation at the start of their academic careers, preparing them to advance to subsequent international phases.

Lower Primary

Designed for children aged 7 to 9

The British International Primary program initiates an engaging educational path for learners. it establishes a solid base at the start of their educational journey, setting the stage for their advancement into subsequent international phases.

Upper Primary

Designed for 10 to 12 year old's

The British International Upper Primary program initiates an engaging educational path for learners. it establishes a robust foundation for students at the intermediate stage of their education, preparing them for the subsequent international phase.

Lower Secondary

Designed for 13 to 15-year-olds

The British International Lower Secondary program initiates an engaging educational path for learners. it lays a solid groundwork for students in the senior phase of their education, preparing them for the subsequent iGCSE level.


Designed for 16 to 17-year-olds

The British International GCSE program propels learners forward on an engaging educational path. it lays a solid groundwork for students progressing to advanced international levels.

AS/A Levels

Designed for 18 to 19-year-olds

The British International AS level program propels learners forward on a dynamic educational path. it offers a concluding year (12th grade) before progressing to tertiary education. The British International A level program, an additional year (13th grade) of schooling, equips students with a competitive edge for entering demanding university programs.

Grade 10-12

Designed for students aged 16 to 19

The National Senior Certificate (CAPS) program serves as South Africa's curriculum for Grades 10 through 12. it offers the concluding three-year phase of secondary education prior to pursuing higher education.

Wingu Academy's Hybrid Schooling Option

At Wingu Academy, we provide diverse schooling options tailored to your needs. Our hybrid schooling option, available in Centurion (Gauteng) and the Southern Suburbs (Western Cape), combines the flexibility of online education with the stability of a traditional brick-and-mortar school.

Wingu Southern Suburbs Campus

24 Cornwall Street, Lakeside, Muizenberg