Bellavista School

Bellavista School (est, 1967) is a small remedial school, centrally situated in Johannesburg, Gauteng. It is a Non-Profit Organization with a PBO status. Bellavista is a member of The Independent School Association of Southern Africa, The British Dyslexia Association, The International Dyslexia Association and SAALED (South African Association for Learners with Educational Differences). The well-established assessment centre is registered with the Board of Health Funders and has a practice number as a child development clinic. The school is 50 years old and celebrates a legacy of excellent delivery over the decades. Past learners of the school continue to call in and drop word of their progress and success later in life.


Admission At Bellavista School

Bellavista School is a school for children with learning potential who present with specific or general learning difficulties. Suitability of children for admission is determined following a considered review of a multi-disciplinary assessment portfolio. Standardised assessment reports from Educational Psychologists, Speech-Language Therapists, Occupational Therapists, medical practitioners, current schools and Learner Support Educators are considered valid in comprising this portfolio. The criteria for admission are that the child would benefit from the education and resources on offer at Bellavista School.

How to Apply at Bellavista School

Your step-by-step guide to applying for enrollment at our school:

STEP 1: Call our offices on 011 788 5454 to request a questionnaire, or download one from this page.

STEP 2: Email the completed questionnaire to, along with any supporting documentation (i.e. latest Medical, Visual, Audiology, Speech Therapy , Occupational Therapy, Psychological, or School reports). The more information supplied on application, the quicker we can process the questionnaire. You will receive an acknowledgement email of the receipt of your documents. If you do not receive this acknowledgement within 48 hours please call the S.E.E.K. office on 011 788 5454.

STEP 3: Make a payment of R900.00, which is a non-refundable administrative cost which does not form part of the assessment fee, directly to our offices or by electronic transfer to:

Account Name: Bellavista School
Standard Bank
Branch Code: 004305
Account No.: 001986686
Reference: your child’s full name

Please note that an application submitted for review is not an automatic indication that your child is a candidate for enrollment at Bellavista School.

STEP 4: One of our staff will contact you in connection with your application.

Bellavista School Online Application

S.H.A.R.E. Online seeks to extend the work of Bellavista S.H.A.R.E. by making continuous professional development opportunities available to practitioners working throughout Southern Africa and indeed the rest of the world.

Bellavista S.H.A.R.E. is the Education Resource Centre of Bellavista School, an independent school in Johannesburg that is widely regarded as a centre of excellence in the field of remedial education. With this initiative, the school harnesses the collective capacity it holds within its own staff to improve the quality of educational delivery in Southern Africa by sharing its wealth of professional knowledge, experience and collective expertise with the community of educators and health professionals working with children in the region. 

Contact Details

We are always happy to hear from you

Phone +27 (011) 788 5454



35 Wingfield Ave Birdhaven
South Africa