St George's Blog

My Journey at St George’s – By Ben Ristow

Prospective Grade 1 parents Good morning parents and teachers.My name is Ben Ristow and I’ve been at St Georges a long time. Istarted in 2011 in Grade 0. I think I’ve actually been here longer thansome of the teachers, so I really do know this awesome school...

read more

My Journey at St George’s – By Diya Gajjar

Good morning and welcome prospective grade 1 parents of 2020. My name is Diya Gajjar and I am proud to be a grade 7 learner St George’s Prep. I have been a part of the St George’s family since I began schooling at the Pre-Primary. Starting big school was not scary at...

read more

Newsletter 1 – Term 3 2018

LETTER FROM THE CAMPUS HEAD Dear St George’s Family Welcome back to Term 3 of 2018 where the days are starting to get longer and the pace of the Term is already beginning to gather momentum! I recently joined our boys and girls 1st Hockey teams on their...

read more

Newsletter 5 – Term 2 2018

LETTER FROM THE CAMPUS HEAD Dear St George’s Family Whilst today may be the shortest day of the year, this Term certainly has been a very full 11 weeks and I know all our boys and girls, and dare I say it, the staff, are really looking forward to our...

read more

Thinking about our thinking

Established in 1936, St George’s Preparatory certainly has evolved since its founding years as an all-boys boarding Preparatory School in Port Elizabeth. Education certainly has changed since the early days when our first headmaster, Raymond Hutchison,...

read more

A Practical Guide for Parenting Millennials

There’s a trend I’ve noticed in kids of today and, unfortunately, it’s not something we can be proud of. It’s the reason why a video entitled “Ultimate drunk girls fail compilation” has over 19 million views on YouTube. It’s the reason why a kid grabbing his...

read more