Junior Prep

Nov 13, 2017

First Pipe Band and Highland Dance Concert

On Friday night, Prep added another feather to its cap with the first Pipe Band and Highland Dancing concert ever held in Memory Hall. With five […]
Oct 24, 2017

Headboy and Deputies, 2017

Prep’s Headboy and Deputies have been announced this week.  Replacing the Senior Eight system, the boys and staff have chosen as Headboy, Lamlani Yawa, and Scott […]
Sep 18, 2017

Old Prep Supper – Fond Farewell

Last week we bid a fond farewell to our Old Preppies who are now on the final leg of their journey out of School and into […]
Jul 25, 2017

Simon and Garfunkel Rock Prep

The Sound of Silence rippled across St Andrew’s Prep’s Memory Hall, through the Bridge over Troubled Water and on to Mrs Robinson, leaving everyone attending the […]
Jun 20, 2017

Junior Prep Grandparents’ Day Concert

Our very talented Junior Preppies put on a heart-warming show for their Grandparents’ and Special Friends day concert yesterday in Memory Hall.
Jun 12, 2017

Grade 1 Outdoor Ed

Last week, our Grade 1s had a special trip to Delton Farm in Bathurst. The weather was balmy and perfect for a day out in the […]
May 22, 2017

Scholarship Winners

Prep congratulates Ben Terry on being awarded the Blackburn (Music) Scholarship and Zach Mickelwright on being awarded the Blackburn Major Scholarship to St Andrew’s College.
May 10, 2017

Preppie Off to Malta!

A highly talented upcoming sportsman, Grade 7 St Andrew’s Prep pupil Daniel Letherby, attended a session at one of the Sunderland affiliated football academies during the […]
May 4, 2017

St Andrew’s – Leaders Against Bullying

The annual Bullying Awareness Drive held at St Andrew’s College, the Diocesan School for Girls and St Andrew’s Prep is intended to be part of a bigger process, […]
May 4, 2017

Youngest Piper to Join the St Andrew’s College Pipe Band

GRADE 6 pupil at St Andrew’s Prep, Christopher Pretorius made Prep history at the end of Term 1 when he became the youngest member ever to […]
May 4, 2017

Wind Orchestra Rocks the House in Memory Hall

At the end of last term, the full school assembly up St Andrew’s Prep contained a surprise treat for the youngsters. Memory Hall was a full […]
Feb 17, 2017

Victor Ludorum Winners

Congratulations to St Andrew’s Prep Grade 5 pupil, Jono MacKenzie, who won the Junior Victor Ludorum and to Grade 7 pupil Scott Ritchie, who won the […]
Feb 9, 2017

11th Prep Head Induction Ceremony

In a lengthy and meaningful service last week, the Bishop of Grahamstown, the Right Reverend Ebenezer St Mark Ntlali, inducted St Andrew’s Preparatory School’s 11th Head […]
Jan 24, 2017

Opening of the new Pottery Studio

In line with the #Academic Excellence programme that St Andrew’s Prep and College are committed to, Phase 3 was completed at the end of 2016.  The […]
Jan 24, 2017

First Day of `Big’ School!

Prep warmly welcomes our new pupils and, in particular, those who are journeying into the world of `Big School’ for the first time – our new […]
Nov 28, 2016

Grade 7 Entrepreneur Programme

Toward the end of their Grade 7 year, the boys become businessmen. They form a `company’ with a company name, sign, uniform and marketing. Over the […]
Nov 28, 2016

Celebrating Collaborative and Makerspace Learning

  As the demands on school leavers change, so schools must adapt. St Andrew’s Prep (Grahamstown) is at the forefront of cutting edge 21st Century educational […]
Nov 28, 2016

Carnival Craziness!

On Sunday morning, St Andrew’s Prep’s Fairlawn Field blossomed with jumping castles, go-cart tracks, Foosball games, craft stalls, a miniature train track and lots of delicious […]
Sep 22, 2016

World Rhino Plight

The Preppies listened to a fascinating talk and watched heart-wrenching clips on the plight of our rhino today. Grade 2 Teacher Heidi Fowlds spoke on behalf […]
Sep 21, 2016

2016 Old Prep Supper

Last week we celebrated one of the most loved events on our annual Prep calendar – and with good reason. All the Matrics who started out […]
Sep 21, 2016

Colourful Tubes of Hope

With Cancer becoming a growing concern globally, St Andrew’s Prep pupils joined in with the drive to increase awareness, fund Cancer research and recruit potential stem […]
Sep 21, 2016

St Andrew’s Prep Senior 8 Selection 2016

Beginning a new tradition, Prep’s past Headboy William Marx (now in Matric) handed out the Senior 8 tie to each pupil selected at the end of […]
Jul 7, 2016

Childrens’ Arts Festival

Colourful bunting streams and candy-coloured signs blend with the myriads of brightly dressed children flocking to the Childrens’ Arts Festival this week. Each classroom at Senior […]
Jun 17, 2016

Colour Does Not Define Us!

Yesterday marked a large milestone in the history of South Africa as we celebrated the 40th anniversary of Youth Day – a day in 1976 that […]
Jun 17, 2016

Old Preppies Selected to Represent EP Rugby at Craven Week and Academy Week

Congratulations to our Old Preppies who will represent the Eastern Province Rugby teams at the Craven Week and Academy Week.
May 25, 2016

Centre for Creative Learning in the Making

Progress on the Centre for Creative Learning continues full steam ahead. The ceiling has been installed and preparations are underway for the fitting of the roof […]
May 17, 2016

Preppies awarded Blackburn Scholarships

St Andrew’s Prep is proud to announce that two of their top academic Grade 7 pupils were recently awarded the prestigious Blackburn Scholarships to attend St […]
May 16, 2016

Coding – the Skill of the Future

Against the backdrop of South Africa’s critical shortage of scientists and engineers, and the fact that according to the World Economic Forum’s Global Competitiveness report that […]
May 11, 2016

Prep’s Got Talent!

One of Junior Prep’s Grade 2 pupils recently scooped up several trophies at the prestigious Kwazulu Natal World Trial Championships. Dancing her way around the floor, […]
Mar 7, 2016

Making History: Prep’s Own Chaplain

Another entry into the annuls of history was made last week when St Andrew’s Preparatory School licenced the first St Andrew’s Prep Chaplain in over 100 […]
Mar 2, 2016

Moving to the Fast Lane

Competing in inter-house galas and bettering their individual times, sixteen St Andrew’s Prep swimmers have been selected to join the Albany Swimming Team. Early this month, […]
Feb 2, 2016

Breaking Ground on New Educational Facilities

As the digging of the foundations of the new Centre for Creative Learning began this week, a sod turning ceremony took place this morning with our […]