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Feb 2, 2016

2017 Term Dates

Jan 27, 2016

First off the mark in Creative City clean-up

Members of the St Andrew’s College and Diocesan School for Girls environment team filled 51 bags totalling more than 400 kilograms of rubbish during their first […]
Dec 30, 2015

DSG Matric pupils excel in the IEB Exams

The Matric girls of 2015 have done the Diocesan School for Girls (Grahamstown) proud and have attained a superb set of results across the board.   […]
Dec 14, 2015

South African Schools’ Swimming Championships

Toni Rafferty of DSG set a new Eastern Province record in the 50m butterfly heat event at the South African Schools’ Swimming Championships on 12 December. […]
Dec 8, 2015

East Cape SAARA Open

This was the last of the scheduled opens competition for 2015, with East Cape holding an Air Rifle Open event for the first time. Athletes came […]
Dec 2, 2015

John Jones Fish River Journey 2015

The 2015 Fish River Journey has been a resounding success. From the outset a really positive approach ensured that the Groups took on challenges with enthusiasm […]
Nov 12, 2015

Fish River Journey Departure

The Grade 10s departed this morning on possibly the biggest adventure of their lives – a 21 day journey, following the Fish River from its source […]
Nov 9, 2015

John Jones Fish River Journey 2015

The John Jones Fish River Journey takes place from the 12th November to the 2nd December 2015. The Journey begins at the source of the Fish […]
Oct 27, 2015

2016 DSG Prefects

We congratulate the House Prefects and Portfolio Heads who join the 2016 Prefect Executive to lead DSG in 2016.  
Oct 6, 2015


  2016 DSG PREFECTS’ EXECUTIVE Congratulations to our 2016 Prefects’ Executive:    
Oct 1, 2015

Honours Citations for Matina Daya, Michelle Burnside and Christine Du Plooy

It is with great pleasure that we award Honours in Community Engagement to Matina Daya, Michelle Burnside and Christine Du Plooy. Matina, Michelle and Christine each […]
Sep 29, 2015

Environmental week #1

For the last couple of years, the DSG and St Andrew’s College Environmental Club have been trying to coordinate and celebrate international, national and local environmental days, […]
Sep 10, 2015

Imfolozi Wilderness Trail

On the website for the Imfolozi Wilderness school, you will find the following message:“ A wilderness trail is a once in a lifetime experience – an […]
Sep 7, 2015

Music Tour to the fairest Cape

The musicians were left with the warm glow of success after their wonderful tour to the Western Cape. The Music Tour group, consisting of 26 girls, […]
Sep 7, 2015

Eastern Europe History Tour

A life-changing experience for 48 boys and girls. Highlights of Bohemia. 15 days, six spectacular countries (Germany, Poland, Slovakia, Hungary, Austria, Czech Republic), seven towns and […]
Aug 13, 2015

DSG Girls Go for Gold

Congratulations to Matina Daya and Christine Du Plooy for attaining their Gold President’s Award, after many hours of dedication and commitment. This is an outstanding achievement […]
Aug 13, 2015

Hockey and Dance Pupils Honoured

The final assembly of Term Two 2015 was one of celebration where four Honours Awards were handed out with the following citations:   Hockey Honours: Charlotte […]
Aug 12, 2015

Eastern Europe History Tour

Mrs Shelly Roodt, Mrs Shelley Stretton and Mr Aidan Smith are accompanying 45 DSG girls and College boys on a two week History tour of Eastern […]
Aug 10, 2015

DSG participates in the Silent Protest

The Rhodes University Silent Protest aims to draw attention to and challenge the culture of silence around sexual violence in our country. The hallmark of this […]
Aug 3, 2015

Eskom EXPO for Young Scientists Regional Final

A group of 21 DSG girls entered 11 projects into the Eskom EXPO for Young Scientists Regional Final that took place at Rhodes University on Saturday […]
Jul 17, 2015

DSG dance their hearts out for the Madiba Jive

It is a dance connecting individuals and groups across the globe, celebrating differences and similarities, making the world a better place.  The plan is that each […]
Jul 16, 2015

2015 Chinese Bridge Summer Camp

Recently, three of our girls who take Mandarin as a subject, with a couple of girls from VGHS, visited China. The girls visited the Great Wall, […]
Jul 16, 2015

Flying the DSG Flag high

Recently, a number of DSG girls represented Eastern Province in hockey, squash, netball and basketball.  Special mention must be made of Louisa Pagel who represented the […]
Jun 16, 2015

Youth Day June 16 2015

Our annual DSG, College and Prep Youth Day concert, held on June the 16th, is an event organised by our pupils for our pupils. This year […]
Jun 10, 2015

Apple Authorised Education Trainer – Ilze Allman

We are very proud of Ilze who on Friday received her accreditation as an Apple Authorised Education Trainer, along with Mrs Karen Hobson from Prep. It […]
Jun 1, 2015

Will and Whimsy

St Andrew’s College and The DSG were proud to present “Will and Whimsy” where modern interpretations played hand-in-hand with 16 of Shakespeare’s most famous sonnets.   […]
May 25, 2015

Coaching for Conservation

  Thirteen boys and girls from St Andrew’s College and The Diocesan School for Girls took part in the immobilisation, tagging and inoculation of two White […]
May 25, 2015

A week in review : DSG in the news

May 19, 2015

Youth Music Festival

The Music School hosted the DSG/SAC Youth Music Festival on Thursday and Friday last week and included participants from Nombulelo High School, Graeme College, Victoria Girls […]
May 13, 2015

Book Appreciation fortnight

This was the message from Mrs Dionne Redfern during assembly yesterday, to mark the start of a ‘Book Appreciation’ fortnight. Mrs Dionne Redfern observed that while […]
May 8, 2015

Pupils join the community to clean up Sugar Loaf Hill

An energetic group of 22 pupils from The Diocesan School for Girls and St Andrew’s College participated in the Sugar Loaf Hill Community Clean-up on 5 […]
May 8, 2015

St Matthew’s Pupils visit DSG

Pupils from the St Matthew’s High School (a co-educational public school situated in Keiskammahoek) visited The Diocesan School for Girls and St Andrew’s College this week. […]