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Dec 6, 2019

Farewell to Staff

This week we bid farewell to staff who are leaving St Andrew’s College. We thank them for their commitment and support over the years and wish […]
Dec 4, 2019

SA Schools Boat Race 2019 Programme

 
Dec 4, 2019

Boat Race 5 – 7 December 2019

The 1st VIII Rowing team received their 1st team tri-suits from the Headmaster, Mr Thompson. The team will be taking part in the South African Schools […]
Dec 4, 2019

Winners of the Extreme Reading Competition

The Michaelmas Term Extreme Reading Competition was tied between Daniel Roodt and Matthew Hoggarth. Some Secrets Never Die… so it seems as can be seen in […]
Dec 4, 2019

Congratulations to our swimmers

Five St Andrew’s College boys, Martin Wolmarans, Oliva Lange, Ethan John, Haydn John and Joss Hempel, swam in the Nelson Mandela Bay Championship gala recently. They […]
Dec 4, 2019

Music Colours

Congratulations to Elliot Apps, Grade 11, who has been awarded Colours in Music.
Dec 3, 2019

John Jones Fish River Journey comes to an end

Journey 2019 will go down as one of the toughest to date. The crippling drought has rendered the Karoo virtually waterless. Campsites that were picked out […]
Nov 29, 2019

News from the John Jones Fish River Journey

With less than one week left of The Journey, the groups are moving along at a good pace and are getting to their campsites in good […]
Nov 25, 2019

Celebrating a book launch at College

The Grahamstown launch of Marguerite’s latest novel, A Sin of Omission, took place in the St Andrew’s College Chapel and in the Andrean Resource Centre on […]
Nov 25, 2019

OA Tide Reunion Weekend

The OA Tide Memorial Service took place at the Chapel, as part of the Old Andrean (OA) Tide Reunion weekend. The service is a time to […]
Nov 25, 2019

First football match vs Kingswood

The St Andrew’s College Football Club faced Kingswood College in what was the first football matches between the two schools. We share the same goal, for […]
Nov 22, 2019

Fun on the tennis courts

The last tennis event of the year took place at the DSG courts, and twelve mixed doubles teams took part in the second annual St Andrew’s […]
Nov 22, 2019

A variety of music

A large and very appreciative audience supported the last of the Senior Open Concerts for the year on Wednesday night. The programme was varied and the […]
Nov 22, 2019

Christmas in November for Eluxolweni

The Interact Club boys closed the year with the Santa Shoebox project “Christmas in November”. The boys collected shoe boxes which were then filled with basic […]
Nov 22, 2019

Grade 9 Camp to Table Farm

Eighty-five Grade 9 boys met on Baxter Field with backpacks, a sleeping bag and a hat. The camp was shifted to early November and the boys […]
Nov 22, 2019

Grade 8 Outdoor Education to African Imprint

he Grade 8 boys departed for African Imprint straight after the Remembrance Day Parade on 10 November and enjoyed almost four days of outdoor activity. The […]
Nov 22, 2019

Discussing librarians and libraries

“Cutting libraries during a recession is like cutting hospitals during a plague.” – Eleanor Crumblehulme  (Library Assistant, University of British Columbia, Canada) Saying that the state of libraries in […]
Nov 22, 2019

College celebrated in 20 South African Schools: A Pictorial History

St Andrew’s College is delighted to be included in the 20 South African Schools – A Pictorial History which is a magnificent volume of 224 pages […]
Nov 20, 2019

The Journey continues…

The energetic Group 3 completed their Community Engagement project yesterday. Half the group went to Lukhanyo Adult Center, a school for disabled youth, where they played […]
Nov 20, 2019

St Andrew’s College in T20 Cricket Action

Nicholas Barlow and Matthew Schaefer of St Andrew’s secured a 7 wicket win against Graeme College in the Kingswood College Shaw/Brown T20 cricket triangular on Saturday […]
Nov 20, 2019

College visits St Philip’s Anglican Church

On the 17th of November, the College Prefects and House Prefects visited the St Philip’s Anglican Church in Fingo Village. The Boys were accompanied by Mrs […]
Nov 15, 2019

Celebrating President’s Awards

Congratulations to the following Grade 12s as they have completed the requirements for The President’s Award, which is affiliated with the Duke of Edinburgh’s International award. […]
Nov 15, 2019

Debating Chamber

Eleven years ago Dr Marguerite Poland had the vision of transforming the shell of the Anglican Institution carpentry and printing room behind the St Andrew’s College […]
Nov 13, 2019

Epic 21-day John Jones Fish River Journey begins

The Fish River Journey is one of the most memorable parts of the St Andrew’s College /DSG experience, with months of meticulous planning ensuring the safety […]
Nov 12, 2019

Remembrance Day Parade

St Andrew’s College Cadets and the Pipe Band participated in the Remembrance Day Parade in Church Square on Sunday 10 November. Headmaster, Mr Alan Thompson and […]
Nov 4, 2019

Induction of the 2020 Prefects

The Induction of the Prefects for 2020 took place last night in the St Andrew’s College Chapel. The service began with a very special presentation of […]
Oct 29, 2019

1st XI Cricket vs Graeme College

St Andrew’s College won the toss on Saturday versus Graeme College and elected to bat first on Lower field. Graeme bowled wicket to wicket and made […]
Oct 29, 2019

Junior Basketball Tour

The U14 and U15 St Andrew’s College Basketball teams were on tour to Johannesburg last weekend. The U14s played matches at St Benedict’s College and the […]
Oct 29, 2019

1st Team Water Polo Tour to St Stithians

The 2019/2020 1st Team travelled to Johannesburg to compete in the annual St Stithians u18 tournament. There are two new boys in the team, Michael Owen-Jones […]
Oct 25, 2019

Positive Education Conference – 17 and 18 October

“Teachers and researchers in positive psychology are natural allies. At its core, education is about nurturing strengths, about growth and learning. Furthermore, psychological and social well-being […]
Oct 21, 2019

NMBSWP water polo teams

Well done to all the College boys who have made the various Nelson Mandela Bay Schools Water Polo (NMBSWP) teams. St Andrew’s College have 25 Boys […]
Oct 21, 2019

St Andrew’s College Rhodes Scholar-Elect for 2020: Emma Frances Dreyer

Mrs Shelley Frayne and Mr Alan Thompson, the Heads of The Diocesan School for Girls (DSG) and St Andrew’s College, respectively, are delighted to announce that […]