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Latest News

Apr 1, 2021

Honours for Climbing: Matthew Grunewald

Matthew Grunewald has been taking part in climbing since his Grade 9 year. As is the case with some second choice or non-official College sporting codes, […]
Mar 31, 2021

College Grand Slam Tennis

The College Internal Grand Slam League Finals came to a slightly disappointing conclusion last Friday when several juniors did not pitch for their play-offs match. Nevertheless, […]
Mar 31, 2021

Extreme Reading Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the Term 1 Extreme Reading Competition. Ross Phillips won the competition whilst reading “The Diary of a Wimpy Kid” by Jeff […]
Mar 31, 2021

Project Rise

“Art does not reproduce what we see; rather, it makes us see.” -Paul Klee Project Rise closed their Term’s programme with a most successful Art session. […]
Mar 31, 2021

Easter Cantata

The annual St Andrew’s College and DSG Easter Cantata was held in the Cathedral recently. The evening was a wonderful spiritual journey, and we were blessed […]
Mar 31, 2021

College Community Garden

St Andrew’s College pupils have started a community garden. This veggie garden will be a sustainable way of providing balanced meals for vulnerable members of our […]
Mar 27, 2021

St Andrew’s Academy 2021

On Friday 19th March, St Andrew’s College officially welcomed a new group of Grade 10s into the St Andrew’s College Academy. The first cohort is now […]
Mar 26, 2021

Update on the St Andrews DSG Inkunzi Bursary Scheme

It is a couple years since we last reported on the Inkunzi Bursary Scheme, and for that we apologise, but you will be glad to know […]
Mar 25, 2021

Leadership Honours: Ayomide Israel-Akinbo

It is often difficult for dayboys to be as fully integrated into the life of College as boarders are able to be, and it takes a […]
Mar 25, 2021

Leadership Honours: Jacob Erasmus

Jacob is a natural leader, a true example of Servant Leadership and is well respected by his peers. He is a trail blazer, a strategic thinker, […]
Mar 25, 2021

Cultural and Extramural Awards (CEMA)

The Cultural and Extramural Awards Committee (aka CEMA) made the following awards in March (2021): MERIT AWARDS: Music Merit: David Ball Aidan Jarvis Greg Miller Liyema […]
Mar 25, 2021

Cricket vs Grey High School

It was a joy to host Grey on Saturday. The 1st XI stumbled in the tough batting conditions but bounced back and produced an inspiring fielding […]
Mar 24, 2021

St Andrew’s College Shield Water Polo Tournament

It has been a long year without competitive school sport, so to be able to host the annual St Andrew’s College Shield, against all odds, was […]
Mar 15, 2021

Outdoor Club – Freshwater Angling

After welcoming our anglers back post half term, we were able to get out this weekend to do some freshwater fishing in the hope of catching […]
Mar 15, 2021

Project Rise

‘Project Rise” has taken off. Perhaps you are asking yourself what is ‘Project Rise’? According to our Interact Club leader Ayomide Israel-Akinbo, this is a set […]
Mar 15, 2021

Exclusive Books experience

The Library Monitors’ Fun trip to Gqeberha/Port Elizabeth On Wednesday afternoon 24th of February the Cawse Library took a team of four Grade 11 Library monitors […]
Mar 15, 2021

Fellowship Programme for Librarian

We warmly congratulate Mrs Vuyokazi Jamieson, Librarian at the Cawse Library at St Andrew’s College, on being selected for the prestigious Humphrey H. Hubert Fellowship Programme […]
Mar 15, 2021

Single Focus Day – Cawse Library

The Cawse Library space was packed with boys and girls who were tasked with undertaking research in their subject specialties. It was rewarding to observe the […]
Mar 15, 2021

Single Focus Day – English

As part of their study of the novella Rita Haworth and the Shawshank Redemption the Grade Nines created prison break scenarios on their single focus day. […]
Mar 15, 2021

Debating Club

The Debating Club held its second round of Debates this past week. A new team of Grade 8s was formed and they have given themselves the […]
Mar 5, 2021

Extreme Reading

The first two entries in the first Extreme Reading competition for the year, have been received from: Coel Trollip reading Why the Whales Came by Michael […]
Mar 4, 2021

Celebrating our Musician

We are extremely proud to congratulate Aidan Reynolds on being selected for the Eastern Cape Wind Orchestra Senior Course, which is being held in Gqeberha/Port Elizabeth […]
Mar 4, 2021

Information Session in Port Elizabeth – 9 March 2021

You are warmly invited to join us for our INFO SESSION in GQEBERHA PORT ELIZABETH on Tuesday 9 March 2021 at 18h00 to learn more about […]
Mar 4, 2021

Inter-House Gala 2021

The Inter-House Gala came at the perfect time after what has been a challenging year. The normal competition between The College Boarding Houses was bigger than […]
Mar 4, 2021

Debate Team Captain

Congratulations to Lulo Mfaba who has been elected as the Debate Team Captain, and Scott Ritchie who has been elected as Vice-Captain.
Mar 4, 2021

Inter-House River Mile

There is nothing better than a day at the beach, where children can play and enjoy the beautiful outdoors and to make it even more special […]
Mar 3, 2021

Join our Online Information Session

We warmly invite you to join us for our ONLINE INFO SESSION to learn more about our family of leading independent boarding schools. Find out more […]
Feb 20, 2021

Information Evening in Johannesburg on 24 February 2021

You are warmly invited to join us at one of our Information Session Johannesburg next week. Please note that Session 1 on 23 February is fully […]
Feb 19, 2021

Extraordinary Internal Sporting Activities

ATHLETICS Our athlete Bryce Putzier is lucky enough to receive his training in Pole Vault under the watchful eye of Okkert Brits, silver medalist at the […]
Feb 19, 2021

A “Blind date” with a book

“There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them.” Ray Bradbury The Cawse Library has been a buzz of activity again […]
Feb 19, 2021

Annual Pancake Race

Each House put their best athletes forward for the annual Pancake Relay Race, held over an obstacle course around Lower Field this week. The event took […]
Feb 19, 2021

Surf Club

This past weekend the members of the Surfing Club made their first trip to the coast to find waves. Historically, we have always found the set […]