Our Story

Founded in 1856, the school has a long tradition and has been prioritized by the Historic Schools Restoration Project as deserving of rebuilding and expanding. Our 2014 enrollment is 638 learners.

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School Vision

To become a High School of excellence in the fields of Culture, Mathematics Science and Technology and also to help all children realize their dreams and to develop to their maximum potential

School Mission

  • To graduate independent, critical and forward thinking intellectuals.
  • Grounded in culture, ethics and family values.
  • Equipped with life-long and practical skills.
  • Be capable of making positive contribution to their community and to the nation.

Location

Keiskammahoek, Eastern Cape, South Africa

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2016 Event Calendar

27 - SGB Meeting
27 - Sport, Inter-House Meeting
28 - LRC Meeting
30 - Sports: Sub-districts High schools

5 - Parents Meeting (General)
6 - King district High Schools
10 - Match: Freshers vs Staylers
11 - Finance Committee Meeting
12 - Launch-Workshop on teenage pregnancy
13 - Valentines bash
17 - Management Meeting (SMT)
17 - Leaner’s visit to St. Andrews 20 - Amathole High Schools (Athletics)
24 - Staff Meeting
25 - Speech competition and Poetic Rendition
27 - Ms. Freshet
27 - Athletics (Amathole)

1 - Hostel committee Meeting
4-5 - Province High Schools (Athletics)
9 - Cricket Home games
10 - Finance Committee Meeting
10 - SCO Opening Function
12 - Miss Fresher
12 - Sifunda Kunye tournament
15–17 - School Educational Tour
17-19 - National (Athletics)
18 - School Closes
18 - Grade 12 Farewell Function

5 - School re-opens
5 - Management Meeting (SMT)
6 - Staff Meeting
8 - School Debate
12 - Hostel Committee Meeting
13 - Home games
16 - Miss Jeans
22-24 - Writing Camp
23 - Rugby and Netball tournament
27 - Freedom day
30 - Opening Concert

4- SGB Meeting
6 - Parents Meeting (General)
7 - Away games
10 - Management Meeting (SMT)
11 - Staff Meeting
12 - Finance Committee Meeting
13 - Team building (trip to Grahamstown)
13 - Creative Arts DayBook launch
14 - Sifunda Kunye Tournament
18 - St. Andrews learners visit
18 - Sport Awareness day 27 - Visit to children’s home
30-15 June - MID YEAR EXAMINATIONS

16 - Rugby Tournament
16 - Concert Music Festival
22 - Submission of June Schedules
24 - School Closes

18 - School re-opens
18 - Staff Meeting
26 - Hostel Committee Meeting
28 - LRC Meeting
29 - Book Launch
30 - Miss Saints

3 - Home games
3 - SGB Meeting
5 - Parents Meeting (General)
6 - Music festival with St. Andrew’s
9 - National Women’s day
10 - Sport: Closing function
12 - Workshop on drugs and alcohol abuse
12–14 - Writing Camp
15-16 - Presidents Award Hiking
18 - School Debate
18 - Finance Committee Meeting
20 - Sifunda Kunye Tournament
26 - Team building by the department of education
29 - Book Launch
30 - Hostel Committee Meeting
31 - Staff Meeting

8 - LRC Meeting
21 - St. Mathew’s teachers visit
23–24 - Writing Camp
23 - Cultural day
24 - Celebrations - Heritage day
30 - School closes

10 - School re-open
11 - Staff Meeting
12 - SGB Meeting
14 - Speech and Prize giving day
27 - Parents Meeting (General)

18 - Facilitatory/Celebratory outing

7 - Learners close
9 - Educators close