Parklands College & Christopher Robin Pre-Primary was founded in 1980 by Lorraine Roth. The school motto is Virtus Per Scientiam which means “strength through knowledge”.
The Matric pass rate in 2014 was 100%
SPORTS & CULTURE
The school is best known for rugby, cricket, netball, tennis, swimming, girl’s hockey, and soccer. The most important sports grounds are called the WG Grace Cricket Oval.
- Intro golf
- Ball skills
- Run and walk club
- Water polo
- Hockey (girls)
The school is currently in 3 buildings. The pre-primary and junior school (grades 1 - 3) are located in Raats Drive. This building has tennis courts, netball courts, a swimming pool, dance studios, and large sports fields.
The senior primary school (grade 4 - 6) is in Wood Drive, opposite the Raats Drive campus. This building has cricket pitches, cricket practice nets, and a large sports field for rugby or softball. The high school building is in College Avenue, Sandown. It has a music wing, in-house culinary school, lap pool, water polo pool, cricket pitch, and sports fields.
- Laboratories and studios
- Media centres
- 2 halls
- 2 auditoriums
- Playing fields
- Netball court
- Tennis courts
- Aftercare from pre-primary to grade 3
- Cricket pitches
- Half sized Olympic and water polo pool
- CCTV and 24 hour security
Scholarships are available for previously disadvantaged leaners and for various students on merit.