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Boys’ Preparatory

Inspiring Excellence
Making a world of difference
St Stithians College St Stithians College
Mr Jakes Fredericks
Boys' Preparatory Head

Head's message

The famous Greek philosopher Plato once said, “Do not train children to learning by force and harshness, but direct them to it by what amuses their minds, so that you may be better able to discover with accuracy the peculiar bent of the genius of each.”

At the Boys’ Prep, we strive to develop the character and potential of every young man entrusted into our care, through our academic, sport, cultural, leadership and outreach offerings. We believe that a boy-friendly education creates a cornerstone for developing young men of character.


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A school of hope,
a valley of dreams

latest news


Welcome to Mr Sanele Majola

July 04, 2022 | Boys’ Preparatory
Mr Sanele Majola joins the St Stithians College community as Head of School in the Boys' Prep today, 04 July 2022.
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Campus abuzz for World Bee Day

May 20, 2022 | Campus, Girls’ College
Today our whole campus was abuzz celebrating World Bee Day.
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Farewell to Mr Fredericks

May 19, 2022 | Boys’ Preparatory
“It takes time to say goodbye to a legend, but it has been time so well spent…allowing the many, many people to whom Jakes Fredericks meant so much, to wish him well as he left for Mkanda …”
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