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  • Boarding School
  • Girls Only
  • High School
  • Primary School

Situated in the garden city of Pietermaritzburg, St John’s D.S.G. is a leading Independent Anglican Girls’ School.  The value system of love and discipline, established through 117 proud years of education, and based on Christian principles, forms the cornerstone of the school.  St John’s welcomes pupils of all denominations and religions and values the variety of languages and cultures which are represented throughout the school.


Set in ample grounds and well-known for its indigenous garden, the school boasts manicured sports grounds and a gracious chapel.  Other facilities include a well-equipped resource centre, theatre, a cutting-edge computer room and science block, as well as the indoor multi-purpose centre.