Welcome to La Rochelle Girls’
Primary School

From Reception year to Grade 7

La Rochelle Girls’ Primary is one of South Africa’s most distinguished and long-established girls’ primary schools. 

It is imbued with tradition which represents distinction through leadership.

Whilst preserving our rich history, we strive to remain progressive and dynamic in our approach as well as provide an inspiring environment that edifies our learners allows them to develop their fullest potential and so encourage a drive for excellence within each element of education.
Larrie Greetings


“Education Excellence”


“We strive for holistic education within a diverse environment.”

Mrs Dalene Olivier

School Principal

La Rochelle Girls’ Primary School is a beautiful little school situated in the centre of Paarl in the Cape Winelands District. The school is an all-girls government school with a rich history that was established in 1860.

La Rochelle is passionate about creating a caring environment within which learners can grow and become the best they can be. The school is well-represented demographically and achieves excellent academic results.

We believe in Educational Excellence! We create an environment and opportunity for our girls to become empowered women.

Come and meet: “The girls with minds, women with attitude, and ladies with class and finesse! 

Proud to be a Larrie

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Banking Details

Branch code 198-765

Cheque account number: 1470051419

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