Primary and Secondary - Johannesburg, Gauteng
St Mary’s School Waverley
St Mary’s is an independent school for girls from Grades 000-12 which was founded in 1888 and is rooted in an Anglican tradition. Pupils write the Independent Examinations Board (IEB) final examinations, and St Mary’s has enjoyed a 100% matriculation pass rate since the inception of the IEB. In 2017, 82% of the girls achieved an average of 70% or more. Its rich history, its leadership and its Anglican tradition and ethos ensure that it remains relevant in the South African context yet offers an education for a 21st century global world. Its pupils come from a diversity of backgrounds and are encouraged to embrace their individuality, to be open, friendly and confident. An impressive number have made their mark in the arts and sciences, in business, politics, the media and sport, both locally and abroad.