Cordwalles Preparatory School for Boys is situated in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal. The school was founded in 1912 by the then Bishop of Natal, Bishop Samuel Baines. Cordwalles is a member of the Independent Schools Association of Southern Africa (ISASA). Cordwalles Preparatory School is a popular choice for young boys, and enrolment has grown to more than three hundred and sixty boys in 2015. The school focuses of personal excellence, emphasises christian values, and uphold long-standing traditions.
A great deal of care is taken to ensure a healthy balance between Academic, Cultural and Sporting Activities. An extremely well structured and balanced academic programme is in place for the boys. The Natural Sciences of Physics, Chemistry and Biology, along with Mathematical Literacy remain the corner stone of our school. Boarding facilities are available for boys from Grade 4 to 7. Cordwalles Boarders are cared for by 8 male members of the academic staff, 2 sisters, 12 boarder masters, 5 lady interns.
Cordwalles Preparatory School for Boys facilities:
Pre-Primary (Inky), Junior Primary, Senior Primary.
For Grades 1 and 2, mini-cricket, mini-soccer, mini-hockey and swimming with tennis and ball skills.
Grades 3 – 7, swimming, cricket, rugby, cross-country, athletics, tennis and hockey.
Personal excellence and the development of all boys have always been a priority at Cordwalles. Boys are allowed to exert their individualism throughout their School careers from Pre-primary to Grade 7. They are guided by experienced teachers and support staff, and are encouraged to be confident, independent and creative problem solvers.
Art, Drama, Music, Outreach, Hobbies & Clubs.
The Anthony Brown Boarding House runs on a strong value based system. Respect, Responsibility, Integrity, Courage, Compassion, and Christianity are the values we hold dear. Boarding facilities are available for boys from Grade 4 to 7
Welcome to the School Shop Online! It stocks mainly new but also a limited amount of second-hand clothing. Every effort is made to assist parents through the use of email ordering and now online ordering.
Cordwalles Preparatory School Contact Details:
Tel: 033 342 8548 / 033 342 3077
Sick Bay: 033 345 7625
After Hours: 033 345 7625
Call Box (Coin): 033 342 4439
Call Box (Card): 033 342 0969
Fax: 033 394 3888
101 Howick Road
Private Bag 9063