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Aug 9, 2018

DSG/SAC Team bring home Gold from International Water is Life Conference!

The Water is Life Conference was recently held in Tokyo, Japan. This international conference brings high school learners together from countries all over the world  to […]
Aug 7, 2018

DSG U14 Invitational Hockey Tournament Action in Grahamstown

This weekend, The Diocesan School for Girls is hosting their annual Invitational U14 Hockey Tournament – the premier school girl hockey event in the country. This […]
Aug 6, 2018

Kendal Rose excells at Cross Country

We congratulate Kendal Rose who took second place in the junior category of the Eastern Province Cross Country Championships. Kendal was awarded the EP silver championship […]
Aug 6, 2018

Inkunzi Bursary Programme

The exciting and innovative Inkunzi Bursary Programme has been launched by DSG and St Andrew’s College, to give boys and girls from the Eastern Cape farming […]
Jul 24, 2018

Zakeera Docrat receives the ‘Most Outstanding MA Thesis in Southern Africa!’

Congratulations to Rhodes University PhD candidate Zakeera Docrat for receiving the ‘Most Oustanding MA Thesis in Southern Africa in the Area of African Languages’ award last […]
Jul 20, 2018

Shaelyn Walker to swim for SA in Slovenia

Jul 19, 2018

Emily Morgan is awarded Music Honours!

Congratulations to Grade 11 pupil, Emily Morgan who was recently awarded Music Honours and is currently preparing for her Associated Board of the Royal Schools of […]
Jul 19, 2018

On the sporting front

We congratulate our DSG  EP U16 hockey players, Torva Sharwood, Enya Kemp and Nikki du Toit who were part of the EP U16A team which won […]
Jul 14, 2018

DSG celebrates 100 years of Merriman House!

DSG girls, staff and friends of the DSG celebrated 100 years of Merriman House in traditional style on 10 July 2018. The grace and elegance of […]
Jul 11, 2018

DSG vs Woodridge : Hockey & Netball Fixtures : 14 July 2018

Jul 6, 2018

A silver medal award for DSG representatives in the EP U14A hockey team.

Congratulations to our DSG representatives in the EP U14A hockey team who won a silver medal for their 2nd placed finish at the recently completed South […]
Jun 2, 2018

DSG and St Andrew’s College Youth Music Festival hits the high notes!

Jun 2, 2018

Dare to Dance (D2D)

Grocott’s Mail 25 May 2018
May 31, 2018

Sing in Harmonie – a recording of note!

St Andrew’s College and DSG will be hosting a recording of an episode of “Sing in Harmonie” Book your seats for 5 June and spread the […]
May 30, 2018

Newsclip – The South African Schools Collection 1 June

Founded in 1874 and situated in Grahamstown in the Eastern Cape, DSG is a modern, innovative school yet remains deeply traditional and rooted in a Christian […]
May 17, 2018

Music Festival 2018

  The Senior Ensembles session of the DSG/SAC Youth Music Festival last night was a succession of showstoppers! Graeme College started the party with their festive […]
May 8, 2018

DSG power up on Garden Route – Herald Sport 8 May 2018

  Three hockey teams and four netball sides from DSG travelled to the Southern Cape on Friday for matches against York High in George and Oakhill […]
May 2, 2018

Torva Sharwood is named Young Star of the Springfest Hockey festival

Torva Sharwood is DSG’s top goal-scorer at the Springfest Hockey Festival, while Jenny du Toit wins her 100th cap! Check out the full article from The […]
Apr 12, 2018

DSG girls qualify to swim in the regional Level 3 age-group gala in Cape Town 3 – 6 April

The second highest level for age-group swimming in South Africa! Four DSG girls qualified to swim in the regional Level 3 age-group gala in Cape Town from […]
Apr 12, 2018

DSG takes part in the annual St Stithians Easter Sports Festival

DSG took part in the annual St Stithians Easter Sports Festival in Johannesburg over the Easter weekend. It was the squash team who flew the colours […]
Apr 9, 2018

DSG Old Girl – Zakeera Docrat completes 4 degrees and will raise the bar to 5

Born and raised in Grahamstown, Zakeera Docrat will be walking across the stage once again after completing four degrees and pursuing her fifth. Docrat has accomplished […]
Mar 15, 2018

DSG Matric Dance 2018

A time to reflect, a time to celebrate and a time to seize this day!
Mar 13, 2018

DSG Donor Report 2017

Sincere and grateful thanks to the numerous members of our community who donated to The Diocesan School for Girls in 2017. Support in the form of gifts, […]
Feb 10, 2018

Oyama Mzayidume finds her spot in the sun!

Feb 9, 2018

Process for Naming the Grade 8 House

It was with great excitement that we welcomed the first class of Grade 8’s to the new Grade 8 House at 7 Worcester Street at the […]
Feb 7, 2018

Induction ceremony – the start of a bright new journey ahead!

At the end of the new girls’ first two weeks at school, and after the ‘New Pots’ concert, a formal ceremony of induction is held in […]
Jan 24, 2018

Story teller extraordinaire, Rob Caskie visits DSG and St Andrew’s College

Jan 18, 2018

After 30 years of teaching at DSG, Shelly Roodt is made an Honorary Old Girl

Jan 3, 2018

DSG Girls achieve excellence in Matric Finals

We are thrilled to announce our superb 2017 results, which are heralded by three of our girls being listed on the IEB commendable list for being […]
Dec 11, 2017

Wishing all parents, staff and the girls of DSG a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Dec 11, 2017

Head Girl handover

Tamia Mfazi (2017 head girl) reflecting on her experience and year of service at DSG and Kathryn Basson (2018 head girl) embracing the challenges of the […]
Dec 6, 2017

John Jones Fish River Journey 2017

One of the real strengths of this programme is that each of the five groups has a similar but unique Journey experience. This is enabled by […]