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St Peter's College 15 Annual Sport and Cultural winners

College Parents' Association Old Boys Old Girls  September 18, 2018 | Cultural | Sport | St Peter's College 15 Annual Sport and Cultural winners

Sunninghill— 14 September 2018 — This afternoon at the Annual St Peter’s College Sport and Cultural Festival, the winners of the Pavement Drawing Competition as well as the Public Speaking Competition were announced. The Festival is a celebration of sports prowess and cultural endeavors by students for students. St Peter’s College believes firmly in the development of the whole child and thus insists that the Festival empowers all abilities.

15th Annual Sports and Cultural Festival

College  September 14, 2018 | Cultural | Grounds | Sport | St Peter's College 15th Annual Sports and Cultural Festival kicks off Friday, 14 September 2018

The 15th annual St Peter’s College Sports and Cultural Festival is happening from Friday to Sunday, 14-16 September 2018. We look forward to welcoming over 3,000 students from 45 different schools to this hugely vibrant and fun event that we all look forward to every year.

Not only are there sports (Basketball, Chess, Netball, Soccer), but also Musical events, Pavement Art, Public Speaking and Debating, Drama and Photography competitions as well as workshops for debating adjudicators and choir leaders. Our entrepreneurial Grade 9s will be running their own businesses for two days at the Festival and will have lots of novelties on sale such as T-shirts, caps and beanies, jewellery, cell phone covers, bath bombs etc.

SEE YOU THERE!

Grade 9 Students engaged in a project titled ‘The Future is Exciting’

College  September 12, 2018 | Academics | St Peter's College Grade 9 Students engaged in a project titled ‘The Future is Exciting’

The Grade 9 Students engaged in a project titled ‘The Future is Exciting’. The aim of the project was to expose students to what awaits for them after they finish school. The project included an ‘Amazing Race’ around WITS University where teams competed against each other to complete a number of tasks around the campus. The course included tasks on East and West Campus and showed students the various faculties and facilities at the University. Activities involved using QR codes to find out about the history of statues and alumna and posting answers about the campus and student organisations to Twitter. The day aimed to incorporate a number of subjects.

Rising Star Expedition

College  September 11, 2018 | Academics | St Peter's College talk on the Rising Star Expedition

St Peter’s College, hosted Lindsay Hunter to talk about her experiences on the Rising Star Expedition. After the talk, some of our Grade 9 students had the opportunity to meet with Lindsay and discuss her work.

15th Annual Sports and Cultural Festival

College  September 10, 2018 | Cultural | Grounds | Sport | St Peter's College 15th Annual Sports and Cultural Festival kicks off Friday, 14 September 2018

The 15th annual St Peter’s College Sports and Cultural Festival is happening from Friday to Sunday, 14-16 September 2018. We look forward to welcoming over 3,000 students from 45 different schools to this hugely vibrant and fun event that we all look forward to every year.

Not only are there sports (Basketball, Chess, Netball, Soccer), but also Musical events, Pavement Art, Public Speaking and Debating, Drama and Photography competitions as well as workshops for debating adjudicators and choir leaders. Our entrepreneurial Grade 9s will be running their own businesses for two days at the Festival and will have lots of novelties on sale such as T-shirts, caps and beanies, jewellery, cell phone covers, bath bombs etc.

SEE YOU THERE!

St Peter’s Boys Prep Breaking ICE

Boys Prep  August 15, 2018 | Academics | Cultural | Social and emotional | Sheri Curling & Sean Creamer

I.C.E stands for Inquiry, Creativity and Experimenting. We decided on this name, as these are vital 21st Century skills for the boys to be exposed to and inquiry forms a big part of the curriculum. Incorporating the I.C.E programme at St Peter’s allows boys to be exposed to new experiences and possible hobbies that they might never have considered.

CONGRATULATIONS TO 'OLD GIRL', MEG PARKER!

Girls Prep  August 02, 2018 | Academics | Jean Macleod

St Peter’s Girls Prep, ‘Old Girl’, Megan Parker (currently at school at St. Anne’s Diocesan College in KZN), has reached round three of the Junior Mathematics Olympiad.

This places her in the top 100 Mathematicians, in Grade 8/9, in the country.

20th Anniversary Celebrations and Blessing of the new Administration Office

College Parents' Association Old Boys Old Girls  July 27, 2018 | Academics | Spiritual | St Pete's College celebrate 20 years of existence

St Peter’s College 20th Anniversary celebrations were held on Saturday, 16 June. It was a very special event and it gave us the opportunity to reflect and celebrate what we have achieved over the past 20 years. This celebration provided us the opportunity to welcome back to the College many of our former founding members, parents, and alumni, as well as, providing them a chance to meet each other, former teachers and other staff members. It also enabled them to notice the changes & developments in the college campus over the past 20 years.

2018 Music Tour to Oudtshoorn

College  July 27, 2018 | Cultural | St Peter's College Music Tour to Oudtshoorn

MANDELA DAY: 'BOOK, BALL AND BISCUITS' FOR SEFIKENG SCHOOL

Girls Prep  July 26, 2018 | Academics | Cultural | Social and emotional | Leigh Lidgey

On Wednesday, 25 July, the St Peter’s Girls JP community brought 67 minutes of happiness and many more hours of fun and reading to the children of Sefikeng School.  Over 450 packs consisting of a book, ball and biscuits were sponsored by the very generous girls and their families.  This means that every child from Grade 0 - 7 received an age-appropriate book to take home.  On the morning, many of the parents and girls then went to the school and interacted with the children.

DADS AND DAUGHTERS EVENTS - IN CELEBRATION OF FATHER’S DAY

Girls Prep  July 17, 2018 | Social and emotional | Jean Macleod

Two fun-filled events were held at St Peter’s Girls Prep School recently - in celebration of Father’s Day and to create an opportunity for the girls to have some special, quality time with their dads!

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St Peter's College 15 Annual Sport and Cultural winners

September 18, 2018 | St Peter's College 15 Annual Sport and Cultural winners

15th Annual Sports and Cultural Festival

September 14, 2018 | St Peter's College 15th Annual Sports and Cultural Festival kicks off Friday, 14 September 2018

Grade 9 Students engaged in a project titled ‘The Future is Exciting’

September 12, 2018 | St Peter's College Grade 9 Students engaged in a project titled ‘The Future is Exciting’

Rising Star Expedition

September 11, 2018 | St Peter's College talk on the Rising Star Expedition