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
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.
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
May. 30
09h00-12h00
Rugby – Matches vs Melkbosstrand High School
Away - Milnerton Rugby Club
08h00-12h00
Netball & Hockey – Girls matches vs Springfield
Somerset College Astro, Grass Fields & Netball Courts
Hermanus Senior Hockey Festival
Hermanus
Mon.
Jun. 1
18h30
PA Meeting
Jersey Drive Starts
15:30 - 17:00
Senior Tennis Squad Training
Tennis Courts
Tue.
Jun. 2
07:00
Sandwich Spread
Prep Hall
15:30- 16:30
Junior Tennis Squad Training
Tennis Courts
ABRSM Practical Music Exams
Stellenbosch
Start of Grade 11 Exams
Start of Cambridge Exams
18:30
Grade 7 Parent’s Information Evening: Choices & Grade 7 Experience
Prep Hall
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.