About Us

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The International Virtual School is an extension education platform created due to the success achieved by The Mountain Cambridge School, which has been dedicated to educating children using whole brain / thinking teaching tools since 1995.  It became an accredited Cambridge School in 2010 and our phenomenal achievements can be viewed at www.themcs.co.za

The need to provide an online platform, giving families who might otherwise not have access to a solid, reliable curriculum (with bench-marking on a worldwide scale) resulted in the establishment of the IV School. This obviously also benefits home-schoolers who insist on a quality curriculum, tutor support and guidance.  Our tutors blended learning approach ensures the learner is supported individually and each subject has an dedicated teacher for specialist assistance.

Our qualified teachers guide and assist learners throughout their Cambridge Journey.  Dedicated tutors, regular assessments and communication ensures parents’ peace of mind.

We are proud to be part of the world’s largest international
community of schools.


The IV School has met all the standards required to be a registered school of Cambridge Assessment International Education.

The IV School offers a range of internationally accepted qualifications including Cambridge’s A levels, AS and IGCSE. University of Cambridge International Examinations is the world’s largest provider of international qualifications for 14-19 year olds. The Cambridge International Curriculum is designed to teach students how to learn and to go on learning. Our role goes beyond helping students achieve good results, and beyond giving students passports for progression to university or employment. We give our students a curriculum that will bring lifelong success in tomorrow’s world.

Cambridge International Qualifications are welcomed at the world’s leading universities – Cambridge, Harvard, Yale, Oxford and Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Cambridge qualifications are recognized locally by the South African Matriculation Board for entrance into South African Universities. In order to comply with the requirements for Matric Exemption certain subject groupings are required. We will guide our students in their subject choices to ensure compliance with the Matriculation Board’s requirements should they intend going on to University.

IGCSE (International General Certificate of Secondary Education)

Our Cambridge International External Results 2017

20 distinctions

15 students enrolled for the IGCSE exams

average of 1,3 distinction per learner

Six A*, 90% and above for a subject

Five distinctions:

Kiba Molapo: Afrikaans 80%, Mathematics 85%, Accounting 92%, Physical Science 85%, Biology 90%

Four Distinctions:

Nicole Sittig: Afrikaans 83%, Mathematics 80%, Business Studies 82%, Computer Science 84%

Three Distinctions:

Khanyisa Mashaba: Business Studies 90%, Accounting 90%, Physical Science 85%

Two Distinctions:

Adivhaho Nengwenda: Computer Science: 88%, Physical Science:  82%

Nompumelelo Mbamba: Mathematics: 80%, Biology 80%

One Distinction:

Mia Heyneke: Afrikaans 90%

Caitlin Engelbrecht: Computer Science 85%

Zanri Pieterse: Afrikaans 94%

Stephen Gradwell: Afrikaans 81%

Contact Info

1600 Amphitheatre Parkway New York WC1 1BA

Phone: 1.800.458.556 / 1.800.532.2112

Fax: 458 761-9562

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