Admissions
If you would like to register your child for possible admission to Somerset College, please go to our Admissions page.
We look forward to welcoming you to the College.

Latest News
Manu Huyssen has been placed in the top 15 in the National English Olympiad. More than 7500 students sat the examination. Manu’s achievement is exceptional and we are very proud of her. She has been invited to the prize giving at the Grahamstown Arts Festival where the final placements will be announced.
Congratulations on your results. A 100% pass rate together with some outstanding achievements augur well for the future. I wish you happiness, excitement and success as you make your next important life decisions. ­You are armed with a great foundation from Somerset College (please thank your parents for the sacrifices they have made for you). - Ms Meg Fargher
Our Calendar
Today
Aug. 3
Rugby – 1st team vs King’s School (UK)
Somerset College
15h30
Golf match vs Parel Vallei
De Zalze Golf Club, Stellenbosch
15h30-17h00
Senior Tennis Squad Training
Tennis courts
17:10
Helderberg Eisteddfod: Grade 1 Poetry
Strand-Noord Church,Stand
Tue.
Aug. 4
07:00
Sandwich Spread
Prep Hall
09h05
Current Affairs
St Matthew's Chapel
15h30-16h30
Junior Tennis Squad Training
Tennis courts
16:45
Helderberg Eisteddfod: Grade 2 Poetry
Strand-Noord Church,Stand
Wed.
Aug. 5
10:30
Junior Preparatory Assembly & Choir
Prep Hall
2016 Student Leader voting
13h30
Prep Rugby vs Dr Joubert Primary School (U7-U13) – Away
Dr Joubert Primary School
13h30
Prep Netball vs Somerset West Methodist School (U7-U13) – Home
Somerset College
18:00
Helderberg Eisteddfod: Grade 3 Poetry
Strand-Noord Church,Stand
Somerset College is set between craggy mountains and ever-changing vines in the magnificent Helderberg basin. Our purpose at Somerset College is to build futures and to develop young men and women of deep character. Our intention is that those who are educated here will flourish and graduate inspired to be dignified, compassionate, creative and aspirational people prepared to face the world courageously, mindful of their responsibility to others and to themselves.