Welcome to Orient Islamic School

Orient Islamic School has achieved excellent results over the years with an average pass of 99.5%. In the Senior Certificate examinations, 94% of the learners achieved exemption passes. Orient learners have featured among the top (5) achievers in the independent school’s sector in the KwaZulu-Natal provincial list. The school has developed sterling achievements since 1998 when it became an independent school.

Our History

1959 was the year which heralded the opening of the Orient School in Durban but its history goes far back. After a protracted battle with the authorities who at the time obstructed the attempts of the Institute to build a school in what was then regarded as a “white” area, the institute eventually took possession of the site...

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49 Centenary Road, Durban, 4001
Tel: +27 31 309 1450
Fax: +27 31 309 3709

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Committed to providing a holistic education

Compatible with Islamic principles & practices

Enabling learners to live harmoniously in a multi-cultural society

Contributing to the growth & well-being

Retaining learners Islamic identity

Development of the Ummah