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What's in the Name?

August 05, 2022 | Cultural | Grounds | Physical education | Spiritual | Sport | Whats in the Name?
Naming a school facility is an important matter that deserves thoughtful attention. Personal prejudice or favouritism, political pressure, or temporary popularity should not influence choosing a name for a school, a portion of a school, or school grounds. Wherever possible, the wishes of…

Headmaster’s Address Term 2 2022

August 05, 2022 | Academics | Cultural | Grounds | Head | Physical education | Social and emotional | Social responsibility | Spiritual | Sport | Headmaster’s Address Term 2 2022
The design of the St Peter’s College campus revolves around a series of focal points to support our holistic learning philosophy - a green, sustainable urban environment, an open and conducive learning community and a reflection of shared values of community and culture. We offer an…

Do private schools prepare their students for the real world?

July 20, 2022 | Academics | Cultural | Grounds | Head | Physical education | Social and emotional | Social responsibility | Spiritual | Sport | St Peter's objective to prepare the students for the unknown future.
Parents sometimes question whether the value of placing a child in a private school environment is in line with the fees this requires. South African independent schools have historically been perceived as elitist and discriminatory environments, therefore incapable of thoroughly preparing…

St Peter's Prep Schools Making an Impact

July 13, 2022 | Academics | Grounds | Social and emotional | Social responsibility | Sean Creamer: Director: Curriculum Development, Innovation & IT
World Environment Day is celebrated on 5 June. To mark this important annual event, the St Peter’s Prep School teachers of both the boys and the girls came together to plan a massive ‘Impact Challenge’ that aims to improve the sustainability of our…
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