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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 […]
Oct 16, 2019

Information Evening in Johannesburg – 21 October 2019

Do you want to find out more about our brilliant family of schools? Why choose boarding? We warmly invite you to join us at our Information […]
Oct 15, 2019

Opening of the Thomas Mboti Mapikela Debating Chamber

In an historic and moving ceremony, Mr Saki Macozoma of Safika Holdings opened the newly renovated Thomas Mapikela Debating Chamber in the Graham House gardens on […]
Oct 10, 2019

Announcement of the Head and Second Heads of School

We are delighted to congratulate Jonathan Shamwana who has been named St Andrew’s College Head of School for 2020. Matthew Schaefer and Robbie Kirkpatrick have been […]
Oct 10, 2019

Speech Day

Balloon Week is about showcasing and honouring the boys of St Andrew’s College. The pupils have given of their best and put their unique talents and […]
Oct 9, 2019

2019 Valedictory Service

The 2019 Valedictory Service took place last night in the St Andrew’s College Chapel. It is a deeply moving and meaningful service as the Metric’s say […]
Oct 9, 2019

Individual Shooting Championships

Balloon Week Shooting Champs The Individual Shooting Championships form part of Balloon Week included the Archery and Air Rifle Competitions, as well as the Parents and […]
Oct 9, 2019

Opening of the 2019 Art Exhibition

The opening of the Art and Design Exhibition took place on Monday, as the start of the many Balloon Week celebrations. The exhibitions continue during the […]
Oct 4, 2019

UNESCO teacher training

Mr Ignus Potgieter, St Andrew’s College parent and owner of Practical Water Solutions (PWS), addressed 30 teachers from Teacher Education and TVET Education institutions in South Africa, […]
Oct 4, 2019

Leadership Awards

The following Grade 12 boys have excelled in displaying leadership within various areas of their school life and have been recognised through the Leadership Award. Merit […]
Oct 4, 2019

CEMA Awards

MERIT CHAMBER CHOIR MERIT Zandi Gaga, Tabo Sihele and Neo Volkwyn CHAPEL CHOIR MERIT Thomas Boehmke, Ayomideji Israel-Akinbo, Ethan John, Thato Lekoloane, Mfundi Leta, John Marshall, […]