Address: College Lane, off Maxwell Drive, Sunninghill, 2128
Telephone: +27 11 807 5315
Teaching language: English
Curriculum: South African (IEB)
Ages: 13 to 18
St Peter's College is affiliated with the Anglican Church Diocese. Staff and students attend a chapel service every week as part of the weekly assembly, while a full service is held on holy days and the first and last day of each term. The school has 550 pupils and classes are small. There is an established, multi-faceted mentoring network of prefects, teachers and grade heads, while each student is involved in formal tutor group sessions. The school takes part in a number of outreach programmes such as Habitat for Humanity. The campus has modern classrooms and good sporting facilities, including an indoor aquatic centre. Extra-curricular range from sports such as hockey, rugby and squash to cultural activities. The school has an excellent reputation in music and drama, and for their formidable water polo team.
What the school says
"St Peter’s College was established in 1998. The campus is situated on 17 hectares of ground on the eastern side of Sunninghill, a suburb in Sandton with the most spectacular views of the countryside. We are committed to developing young people with vision, energy and enterprise who are not afraid of hard work, who can work in a team and who have the good of the greater community in mind at all times. St Peter’s is certainly a school for the future, true to its motto of 'Bravely into the Future'."
The school follows the South African curriculum. Grade 12 students write the IEB senior examinations toward the National Senior Certificate.
The school is located in Sunninghill, in College Lane just off Maxwell Drive, near the Netcare Sunninghill Hospital.
From the head teacher
“I encourage you to learn about everything St Peter’s College has to offer…from our extensive academic offerings, to our sporting accomplishments, to our performing arts and our social responsibility programs. Keep in mind, the best way to really get to know St Peter’s College is to visit us. If you are looking for a stimulating educational experience for your child and a school that encourages its students to develop their interests both inside and outside of the classroom, St Peter’s College may be the perfect fit for your family. We look forward to meeting you.”
– Graham Howarth, Headmaster