Northlea High School was opened in 1952. At that time it was in the bush, on the west side of central Bulawayo, Bulawayo Metropolitan Province.

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(September 2021)
Address: Lady Stanely Ave / Falls Road Highmount, PO Box 205, Bulawayo.
Telephone: 09 207439, 09 209241, 09 205290.

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Northlea was opened on 29 January 1952 under the name of Bulawayo North Secondary School. The initial enrolment consisted of 37 boys and 53 girls all in form 1. The headmaster, Mr H. J. Broughton was assisted by four members of staff. The school building comprised of five classrooms only. The grounds were still very much untouched and thick bush surrounded the classrooms.

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