Sunward Park High School is located in the suburb of Sunward Park, Boksburg. It is a former Model C school, with the current classification being Section 21, Quintile 5. The school has a student population of 1 380 learners and a staff compliment of 70, comprising of teachers, administration, grounds & facilities and security personnel.

The school boasts an average pass rate over the years ranging between 98% and 100%. In 2010, 70.5% of the matriculants qualified for university entrance and 27% for a higher diploma. According to Principal Ansie Peens, although the demographics and socio-economic factors may have changed over the years, the academic results have remained consistently high. The school attributes its achievements to the group of highly qualified and dedicated educators.