Waterkloof House Preparatory School

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Waterkloof House Preparatory School
Pretoria, Gauteng
South Africa
Coordinates 25°46′00″S 28°13′55″E / 25.766667°S 28.2319444°E / -25.766667; 28.2319444Coordinates: 25°46′00″S 28°13′55″E / 25.766667°S 28.2319444°E / -25.766667; 28.2319444
Type Private, Day Scholars & Boarding from Grade 3
Motto Work Hard, Play Straight
Established 1923
Locale Urban
Headmaster Mark Whitelaw
Grades Grade 000 & 00 (Boys & Girls) Grades 0 – 7 (Boys only)
Number of students 460 boys
School color(s) Grey and maroon

Waterkloof House Preparatory School (WHPS, pronounced WHiPS) is an English speaking private school with boarding facilities based in Pretoria, South Africa. Well known former pupils include, amongst others, Deon Chang, journalist, Eddie Barlow, South African international cricket star; Richard Sterne, professional golfer; Tony Peake, novelist; and Elon Musk, business magnate, founder of SpaceX and CEO of Tesla Motors.