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10th May 2023

Applications for the 2024 Rhodes Scholarship

St Andrew’s College Rhodes Scholarship for 2024 St Andrew’s College and the Diocesan School for Girls are immensely privileged to be able to award a dedicated Rhodes Scholarship annually. We are two of just a handful of schools in South Africa (and the world) to have this honour. Applications for 2024 are submitted online and […]

9th May 2023

Class of 1980s’ Cape Town gathering

The St Andrew’s College and DSG Class of 1980 – The story begins in July 2022 when a very successful combined reunion of the classes of 1980, 1981 and 1982 took place in Grahamstown/Makhanda. The turnout was excellent and everyone present reconnected and had a great time together. Those who missed out had a serious […]

24th November 2021


    10 years: 2010, 2011, 2012 over KDay 17 – 19 June 2022 SAC VS KINGSWOOD   20 + 25 years: 2000, 2001, 2002 and 1995, 1996, 1997 – 27 – 29 May 2022  SAC VS GREY PE   30 years: 1990, 1991, 1992 –6 – 9 May 2022 SAC VS GRAEME COLLEGE   […]

15th November 2021

25 Great South African Rugby Schools

25 Great South African Rugby Schools A History of Excellence A superb volume of 276 pages and over 500 pictures. With a few exceptions, these 25 schools have contributed to nearly all the Springboks chosen in recent history. The long list of Craven Week players and SA Schools representatives, all mentioned in the book, also […]

2nd November 2021


DANIEL JAMES THARRATT The Headmaster of St Andrew’s College, Mr Alan Thompson, is delighted to announce that Dr Daniel James Tharratt has been awarded the Douglas Smith Scholarship to study at Cambridge University in 2022. Douglas Smith was a Teacher and Cricket Professional at St Andrew’s College for 41 years, and he bequeathed his estate […]

6th October 2021

Michael Rushmere – Speech to Matric Class of 2021

Michael Rushmere – Speech to Matric Class of 2021 Old Andreans give back to their school in many different ways. It was wonderful to welcome back Michael Rushmere (Deputy Head Boy, Upper 2011) when he returned to College as a guest speaker at the 2021 Matric Lunch. Michael gave an inspiring and uplifting speech to […]