As we commence the Trinity Term in these difficult times, we are reminded that our greatest strength is each other. And although we are apart, we are together in spirit. An unshakeable brotherhood and family — an unbreakable Community.
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.
St John's College and COVID-19
In response to the National State of Disaster, as declared by President Cyril Ramaphosa, the St John’s College staff are now working and teaching remotely. We are still contactable via our regular email addresses between 07h30 and 16h30. The Campus remains closed until further notice.
For more information on COVID-19, statistics and related government press releases, please visit sacoronavirus.co.za.
Join the St John's College #TogetherApart Winter Sports Webinar as we gain insight into school sport from some of the College's highly-qualified and experienced coaches who have exposure at various levels of coaching from junior school to national.
Prof Martin Veller, Dean of the Faculty of Health Sciences at Wits University, talks to us about the extraordinary times the pandemic has brought on and the effects on those in our education systems.
God bless Africa, Guide our leaders, Guard her children, And give her peace. Amen