Senior Prep

Nov 15, 2019

Distinctions in Music

Most of our Preppies play a musical instrument. Some play more than one. Their ambitions are great, their hopes are high and they are achieving well, […]
Oct 23, 2019

Marimbas at Major Fraser’s

The Prep Marimba Band played beautifully at Major Fraser’s Restaurant in Grahamstown during the busy Balloon Week before half-term. Visitors and parents were pleasantly surprised by […]
Oct 23, 2019

Prep Water Polo Players Make EP Team

For the first time since Water Polo was considered a serious sport at Prep a year ago, we now have six of our players who have […]
Oct 9, 2019

Tiekie Aand!

Memory Hall was once again packed with fun, laughter and games at this year’s Tiekie Aand. Various game booths held shooting hoops, target practise, nerf guns […]
Oct 9, 2019

Congratulations to the 2019 Headboy Jack Dixie and Deputies, Mark Were and Julius Rocher. The appointment of Headboy and deputies is quite a process. Applications in […]
Oct 2, 2019

Grade 6s Reclaiming High Street

The Grade 6 Prep boys have initiated a project which they have dubbed “Reclaiming High Street”. Proposal planning has now led to business owners being interviewed […]
Oct 2, 2019

Prep Sports Day!

Last week Friday saw our Preppies – from youngest to oldest – racing their hearts out on the tracks, competing in high jump, long jump, cricket […]
Sep 25, 2019

Celebrating our Heritage

“Heritage was everything: it was a golden skeleton key, gleaming with power, able to get the wielder through any number of locked doors …” – Nenia […]
Sep 20, 2019

Prep Supports Bandana Day!

Prep has been supporting Bandana Day for decades and this year, once again, our Preppies donned their colourful bandanas and proudly posed for the camera. National […]
Sep 20, 2019

Senior Prep Happy Campers

The grades 4-7 boys headed out to Table Farm for their annual camp out last Friday. Once the tents were pitched and lunch eaten, the boys […]
Sep 20, 2019

Old Prep Supper

Last week we celebrated one of the most important and enjoyable events in the Prep calendar: Old Prep Supper. Having begun their school journey with us […]
Sep 12, 2019

Pressing In, Pressing On

Prep hosted the Independent Schools’ Cross Country championships at the beautiful Belmont Valley Golf Club earlier this week. What a glorious day to be out! Rather […]
Sep 12, 2019

Prep’s Improved Spaces!

Prep has had a number of improvements since the Term 2 holidays began and is looking splendid for it! The brick pathway outside Robert House was […]
Aug 5, 2019

Grade 7 Production: Shrek Junior

Memory Hall has been swamped with visiting schools, ogres, fairy-tale creatures, wonder, parents, staff and mystery. And a good few laughs. Shrek Jnr held all clever […]
Jul 10, 2019

JEFA Inspires Preppies!

The Junior Engineers for Africa (JEFA) joined us at St Andrew’s Prep for a week, exploring design thinking, robotics, thinking strategies and engineering systems which include […]
Jul 10, 2019

Children’s Arts Festival!

Each year during the National Arts Festival week, Senior Prep classrooms morph into dance theatres, workshops, production venues and music venues. Our Senior Preppies thoroughly enjoyed […]
Mar 7, 2019

Soaking Up the Great Outdoors

Oct 30, 2018

Prep’s Sport Rises to New Levels

For the first time, Prep has a growing and up-and-coming Basketball team, match kit and a fixture list. The 1st Team travelled to Johannesburg last week […]
Jul 31, 2018

Remembering Mandela

The entire pupil body of Prep paid visits in shifts to the local SPCA to cuddle the cats, feed the donkeys, walk the dogs and learn […]
Jul 18, 2018

Riding High

Joshua Furtner, one of our Grade 7 Preppies, recently competed in the two-day Sanesa competitions in Dressage, Show-jumping and Cross Country. The weather over the weekend […]
May 25, 2018

Zimbabwe Marketing Presentations

May 25, 2018

Zambia Marketing Presentations

Feb 7, 2018

2018 Prep House Captains

Feb 7, 2018

East London Information Evening

Nov 20, 2017

Apt Naming of the Centre for Creative Learning

Today we `raised our caps’ in honour of a stalwart Old Preppie and someone who has been a part of the school – first as a […]
Nov 13, 2017

A Day to Remember

Sunday morning dawned bright and clear and rather warm. Our Pipe Band began the solemn march from St Andrew’s College up the main street of Grahamstown, […]
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 […]
Oct 17, 2017

Punching Above their Weight

Another first for St. Andrew’s Prep was clocked up this weekend when Grade 7 pupil Oliver McKay made Prep history by being the first Preppie to […]
Oct 17, 2017

Prep Pipers Making Retreat History

The Retreat Parade held annually during Balloon Week at St Andrew’s College and DSG, has historically only ever had College and DSG musicians in the band. […]
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 […]
Sep 13, 2017

History in the Pipeline

Grahamstown residents, used to hearing the familiar sound of the Bagpipes from Lower Field, will soon be hearing the sound in stereo, as St Andrew’s Prep, […]