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Welcome to St Peter’s Boys Prep School

Rector's welcome
Greg Royce

My first contact with St Peter’s was as a young teacher accompanying sports teams. The boys (in those days, only the Boys School existed) always seemed so much happier and more spontaneous and confident than those at the other schools I knew.

Coming from a far less well-endowed school, I was in awe of the magnificent grounds and facilities, yet the staff members were unfailingly welcoming, always treating one as an equal. There was a unique atmosphere of warm informality and professionalism.

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Headmaster's welcome
Rob Macaulay

The life of a young boy is full of excitement, movement and challenges. At St Peter’s, we aim to accommodate these needs in an educational programme that encompasses what we call 'boys best practice'.

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Head of Junior Prep's welcome
Kenda Melvill-Smith

Our aim is for every little boy entering the Junior Prep School to feel that he is an integrated member of the St Peter’s family within a very short space of time. The new Junior Prep facility meets the demands of educating for the 21st century, while creating a nurturing, happy and fun space in which to learn.

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Junior Prep

Boys, Grade 0 to 2 (ages 5 to 8 years)

The philosophy behind the St Peter’s Junior Primary Department encompasses a focus on inclusivity, differentiation and academic superiority, all within the dynamic Thinking School environment. 

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Senior Prep

Boys, Grade 3 to 7 (ages 9 to 13 years)

St Peter’s Boys School follows a values-based educational approach that produces a positive school culture. 

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Latest News from St Peter’s Boys Prep School

St Peter's Prep Schools Happy Women's Month

Pre Prep Girls Prep Boys Prep  August 06, 2020 | Social and emotional | Vijay Maharaj :Deputy Head: Campus Compliance and Diversity

National Women’s Day is an annual public holiday in South Africa on 9 August.  August is dedicated to women; highlighting their courage, strength, resilience and contributions to the social, political and economic pillars of our country.

St Peter's Prep Schools: The Difference ... Part 6

As we introduced changes to our teaching methodology, we began to notice improvements in the ways the boys and girls learned.  However, we were not satisfied.  Many of us felt that children had the ability to learn far more quickly than was usually the case at school.  We began to look at the question of motivation.  What was it that held the attention of some children so completely that they were oblivious to all around them, even to offers of food?

ST PETER'S PREP SCHOOLS: THE DIFFERENCE...PART 5

Some of us are born with simply extraordinary talent.  This type proficiency normally only achieved by a handful of adults usually results in two responses.  We are either inspired to develop our own talents or we are simply overwhelmed and say, ‘I could never do that’.  In the main though, most associate such brilliance with success.