School crest

Persevera means to persevere

25 february 1987

The school crest was introduced on 25 February 1987.

Curved red window:

Represents the glowing coal of EXXARO and symbolize the energy provided by GROOTEGELUK COAL MINE.

White Cooling Tower:

Represents ESKOM and symbolize power.


A bushveld tree that suggests the name of the school. The Bushveld Tree draws strength and grows from the energy of the soil of the earth and from this springs the striving upwards.