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We look forward to welcoming you to the College.

Latest News
We are delighted to inform you that Mr Craig Verdal-Austin has been appointed to lead the Preparatory School from the start of the Third Term.

Mr Verdal-Austin has been the Deputy Head of St John’s Preparatory where he has enjoyed a successful tenure. Prior to St John’s College he was a teacher and Boarding Master at WPPS.
Nicholas Oberholzer took the gold medal in the Boys 1st Single Sculls and Nicholas Farrell finished in 4th place.

Nicholas Oberholzer and Nicholas Farrell claimed the gold medal in the Boys U19 Double Sculls.

The Boys U19 1st Quad of Josh Smit, Nicholas Farrell, Brandon Christie, Nicholas Oberholzer and Timon De Freitas claimed a silver medal.
The annual Somerset College T20 Festival which took place on 15 February was won by Somerset College. The other schools who participated in this Festival were Wynberg Boys, Rondebosch Boys and Paul Roos.

Somerset College 1st team beat Parel Vallei in the Ashes Tournament by an innings and 182 runs.
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
Mar. 31
14h00 to 17h30
Somerset College Rugby Festival – 1st team
Somerset College
Hockey – Somerset College U14 Boys Festival
Somerset College Astro
First Aid Training
11h00 - 12h30
Hockey – 1st team Girls vs Northern Cape High School
Somerset College Astro
Wed.
Apr. 1
Hockey – Woodridge Festival U16A Girls & Boys
Woodridge - Port Elizabeth
First Aid Training
Hockey – 2nd team Girls’ & Boys’ York Festival
York High School, George
Thu.
Apr. 2
08h30 to 12 noon
Somerset College Rugby Festival – 1st team
Somerset College
Hockey – Woodridge Festival U16A Girls & Boys
Woodridge - Port Elizabeth
Hockey – 2nd team Girls’ & Boys’ York Festival
York High School, George
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.