St John’s College is a world-class Christian African school founded in 1898. The school accepts boys from Grade 0 to Grade 12 into the Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory and the College, and accepts boys and girls in The Bridge Nursery School and Sixth Form.
St John’s numbers among South Africa’s pre-eminent schools, with a reputation for excellence extending well beyond the country’s borders.
Based in Houghton, Johannesburg, St John’s follows the rich traditions of the Anglican Church. Teaching is based on sound values and morals and the Anglican ethos of respect and care, while also celebrating the traditions of other faith communities to encourage mutual understanding and tolerance.
“Back to school!” is probably the most dreaded line by children as it announces the end of nice holidays and relaxation.
Two young men from Soweto flew the St John's College flag high when they took to the streets on their bikes to cover over 1 550km of ground for a very important cause.
Roald Dahl Day this year brought colour and creativity to the St John’s Preparatory School.