Girls Prep: places available for 2019, Grade 0 and Grade 5

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 Boys Prep Rugby Festival Fun

Boys Prep  May 17, 2019 | Sport | Craig Taylor: MIC Rugby

During the course of the Easter holiday, Grade 7 boys participated in the St Stithians and St John’s Easter Rugby Festivals.

St Peter's Prep Schools Easter Message

Girls Prep Boys Prep  April 11, 2019 | Spiritual | Kamohelo Kotsi: Assistant Chaplain

I greet you all in the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit.

As I write this Easter Message, I pray that it will be a great pondering challenge for you and your families as you spend this time together. As we reenact the passion of Christ this Easter, I pray that will be born anew in his death and resurrection.

THE KEY TO EFFECTIVE LEARNING

Girls Prep Boys Prep  April 04, 2019 | Academics | Pam van Gass

‘What’s the key to effective learning?’ That question has been the focus of Professor John Hattie’s academic research for more than 20 years. His latest research supports the conclusion that “it’s not just what you know, it’s what you know about what you know - and it’s what you know about how you know” that is crucial for new leaning to occur.