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Feb 17, 2015

Proficiency Tie

A proficiency tie for the all-round achievements of Matric pupil, James Marriner was awarded in assembly on the 17th of February 2015. Congratulations James on this […]
Feb 9, 2015

Installation of the 19th Headmaster of St Andrew’s College

A piper playing the bagpipe, a chorus of voices, the sound of the trumpet and the crescendo of the drum. These different elements brought the Chapel […]
Feb 4, 2015

Exciting cargo arrives at St Andrew’s College

Yesterday afternoon a big shipping container arrived on our campus with an exciting cargo on-board. Inside the huge container were four new Filippi rowing boats that […]
Feb 3, 2015

St Andrew’s College hosts Eastern Cape Sprints Regatta and Settlers Challenge

On Saturday St Andrew’s hosted the Eastern Cape Sprints Regatta and the Inaugural Settlers Challenge. Although there were some rough conditions the rowers started their season […]
Jan 29, 2015

The place where music lives – The DR Wynne Music School

The facilities at our DR Wynne Music School are undergoing major changes and upgrades. In 2014 we upgraded our Music Lab, providing the music students with […]
Jan 27, 2015

Proficiency Tie Awarded – Veli Motsilili

Veli Motsilili, a Grade 12 pupil was awarded a Proficiency Tie today. This award marks Veli’s achievements in various school arenas which include all-round proficiency in […]
Jan 22, 2015

Grade 8 Induction – The start of a new tradition

Over the last two days the Grade 8s have experienced a new rite of passage which sees the start of a new tradition for the incoming […]
Jan 21, 2015

A taste for the outdoors – New Boy Walk 2015

Having been at school for just over a week, the new boys of 2015 have been exposed to a variety of events put in place to […]
Jan 20, 2015

Historian in Residence – Professor Chris Danziger

It was with great pleasure that St Andrews’ and DSG were able to host Professor Chris Danziger, semi-retired professor of History, from Oxford University, and his […]
Jan 16, 2015

A new term begins…

“To the College boys, at the start of new term and a new year, we have a blank screen, ready to be filled. Each one of […]
Jan 16, 2015

New Boys Day

Yesterday we welcomed 96 new boys to St Andrew’s College. The boys and their parents spent the day settling into their new surrounds and in the […]
Jan 16, 2015

Welcome to a new year – 2015

“As a new year begins for College, the one hundred and sixtieth year in our illustrious history, each of us here arrives at this point of […]
Jan 5, 2015

Matric National Senior Certificate Results 2014

We warmly congratulate the 2014 Matric group who have rounded off a memorable year at College by producing excellent results in their Final Examination. 7 Subject […]
Jan 5, 2015

Welcome to 19th Headmaster – Mr Alan Thompson and his family.

It is with geat pleasure that we welcome Mr Alan Thompson and his family to St Andrew’s College and Grahamstown. Alan was born and educated in […]
Dec 5, 2014

Long Walk 2014

The decision to give the Long Walk and ‘Eastern Cape’ flavour and a more ‘Andrean’ feel proved to be a reasonably successful one in 2014! The […]
Dec 4, 2014

The South African Schools Boat Race

This year marks the 15th South African Schools boat race organised by St Andrew’s College and sponsored by Standard Bank. It is held on the Kowie […]
Dec 4, 2014

2015 Prefects

Head of School: David Harvey Deputy Head of School: Anthony Dakin   Armstrong House Head of House:  Max Kiezer Deputy Head of House: Baron Boateng-Aidoo House […]
Dec 3, 2014

Grade 9 Outdoor Ed to Table Farm

Did you know that you can store 74 litres of water in a dustbin? Did you know you can make a knife and fork out of […]
Dec 3, 2014

Fish River Journey 2014 comes to a successful end

After a dramatic start to Journey 2014, with the news that there had been heavy rain in the area of the Nadousberg, despite having to tow […]
Dec 3, 2014

A farewell to Paul Edey – 18th Headmaster of St Andrew’s College

Mr Paul Edey’s six year tenure as 18th Headmaster of St Andrew’s College will be remembered as a time of expansion in the fabric of the […]
Nov 26, 2014


Evaan’s enormous contribution to a diverse range of activities in the cultural life of College over the past five years has been unassuming and humble. He […]
Nov 26, 2014

OA Tide

On Saturday 22 November the annual Old Andrean Tide was held at St Andrew’s College. The morning started off with a chapel service followed by a […]
Nov 25, 2014

“In Memoriam”

Throughout 2014, St Andrew’s College commemorated the Great War in various ways, including a series of talks by Dr Marguerite Poland. The culmination of these commemorations […]
Nov 12, 2014

Remembrance Day Parade

To mark Remembrance Day on 11 November, St Andrew’s College pipe band and cadets took part in a parade to commemorate the day and date that […]
Nov 4, 2014

St Andrew’s College rowers take 14 Gold medals in the EC Champs Rowing

St Andrew’s College rowers take 14 Gold medals in the EC Champs Rowing Championships St Andrew’s College rowers took part in the Eastern Cape Rowing Championships […]
Nov 4, 2014

Prefect induction for 2015

On Sunday, 2 November the new prefects for 2015 were inducted in a beautiful ceremony in the iconic St Andrew’s College Chapel. The Head of School, […]
Oct 23, 2014

Valedictory Service

ST ANDREW’S COLLEGE VALEDICTION – Speech by Paul Edey 14th OCTOBER 2014 Parents, Staff and Boys of the 2014 matric group: It gives me great pleasure […]
Oct 16, 2014

Balloon Week Round-up

This past week the St Andrew’s College campus has been a hive of activity as parents and family from across the country, and further afield came […]
Oct 10, 2014

Honours Citation – Matthew Kroon

Matthew has rowed for the St Andrew’s College First VIII since 2012. He has stroked the First VIII for the last two seasons as well as […]
Oct 9, 2014

The Start of a New Tradition

On Tuesday, 7 October 2014, on the eve of its 160th birthday, St Andrew’s College, a school steeped in tradition, introduced a new rite of passage […]