Collegiate Girls' High School

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The Collegiate Girls' High School is an independent boarding school for girls in Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape. The school has Christian values and is one of the oldest girls’ schools in South Africa. Collegiate Girls' High School is all about teaching young women traditional values and is involved in various community efforts and events such as the annual Carol Service, Charity Bazaar, and the Rotary Interact Service Club.


The Collegiate Girls' High School was founded in 1874 to provide education for the daughters of prominent families in the growing town of Port Elizabeth. Today, it is one of the leading academic schools in South Africa.


The school motto is Facta Non Verba which means “Deeds Not Words”.



  • Athletics
  • Hockey
  • Cricket
  • Cross country
  • Equestrian
  • Netball
  • Tennis
  • Squash
  • Swimming
  • Synchronised swimming
  • Water polo
  • Ballroom dancing


  • Chess
  • Music
  • Art Club
  • Choir
  • Photography Club
  • Bio-Science Club
  • Debating
  • Public speaking
  • Drama
  • French Society
  • Students Christian Association


  • Gymnasium
  • Olympic sized swimming pool
  • Water polo pool
  • Squash courts
  • Tennis courts
  • Sports fields
  • Hostel
  • Uniform shop


  • Allan Gray Bursary



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