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May 18, 2021

Hockey fixtures

St Andrew’s College Hockey Club had a busy week of fixtures last week, playing mid-week matches against Graeme College and then travelling to East London to […]
May 18, 2021

Arts and Culture Marathon

No matter where you look, there is art. It is part of what makes us human as we move around and engage with the many activities […]
May 17, 2021

Rugby home game win for College

After what has been an exceptionally long break since their last fixture on Lower Field, it was an energetic and motivated St Andrew’s College 1st XV […]
May 17, 2021

Junior Inter-House Maths Competition 2021

The annual Junior Inter-House Maths Competition was recently held in the D&T Centre. Each House entered a team of four pupils – two from Grade 8 […]
May 17, 2021

Geograph field trip to Grey Dam

The Grade 12 Geography classes went on a field trip to Grey Dam (situated along the outskirts of Makhanda (Grahamstown) earlier this week. The Geographers had […]
May 17, 2021

Academy Introduction Camp

The St Andrew’s Academy Introduction Camp took place recently. The Academy pupils spent a weekend at Assegaai Trails. On the Friday evening they spent time creating […]
May 13, 2021

Rugby: St Andrew’s College vs Marlow Agricultural High School

Rugby: St Andrew’s College vs Marlow Agricultural High School. All the matches on Lower Field will be live-streamed. Matches start at 9am; 1sts at 1.30pm https://youtu.be/h89-sfPgUXY
May 13, 2021

Awards from the French Department

The DELF (Diplôme d’études an langue française) is a diploma awarded by the French Department of Education to certify the competence of non-native speakers of the […]
May 13, 2021

Term 2 Football kicks off

The St Andrew’s Football Club had an outing to Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth) recently, with a set of fixtures against Priory Club. There was a lot of […]
May 11, 2021

Rugby win for College

On Saturday the rugby club took a trip to Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth) to take on one of our tougher rivals, Grey High School. The day was […]
May 10, 2021

Single Focus Day

History The Grade 8 History classes spent their Single Focus Day exploring various historical landmarks around town. They visited the Cathedral, the Provost, the Albany Museum […]
May 10, 2021

Workers Day Celebration

Recently the ancillary staff of St Andrew’s College and Prep were invited to lunch-on-the-lawn, celebrating Workers Day. Lunch was cooked by academic staff with generous support […]
May 5, 2021

Tennis Tournament in Cape Town

Dylan Marx took part in a ranking tennis tournament in Cape Town last week and achieved very good results, especially since he hasn’t competed in tournaments […]
May 5, 2021

Golf vs Grey High School

The St Andrew’s College 1st Team golfers took part in the Eastern Province Regional Golf Finals at the Humewood Golf Club in near perfect conditions on […]
May 4, 2021

Inter-school Rugby vs Kingswood

On Saturday 1 May 2021 our rugby club was hosted by Kingswood College. It was excellent for our boys to be back on the field after […]
May 4, 2021

Holiday Sport

Athletics Congratulations to Bryce Putzier, who cleared a height of 4.30m, finishing 2nd in the U18 Pole Vault at the ASA Track & Field Championships held […]
May 4, 2021

Honorary Old Andreans

The difference between a good school and a great school is not the beauty or age of its buildings, but the quality and dedication of its […]
May 4, 2021

Bagpipes Championships

While the current pandemic has meant that pipe band competitions have been cancelled for the foreseeable future, solo competitions have been able to continue in the […]
May 4, 2021

Leadership Awards

The following boys have exceled in displaying leadership within various areas of their school life and have been recognised through the Leadership Award. Merit Certificate in […]
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 […]