“SMS is a school where huge emphasis is placed on academic excellence with a 100 % pass rate for 37 consecutive years.”
St Michael’s is the oldest girls’ school North of the Orange River. It was founded by Bishop Webb in 1874, and in the same year, the first Mother Superior, Sister Emma, and five volunteers arrived in Bloemfontein to become the…
SMS Mission & Ethos
SMS is a successful multi-cultural English medium Christian Girls’ School with a long and distinguished history in the Free State. The vision is to promote the development of independent, skilled and confident young women who are able to lead happy…
Message from the principal
First and foremost, SMS is a school where huge emphasis is placed on academic excellence with a 100 % pass rate for 36 consecutive years. We also look at the quality of results: SMS obtained a 100 % Bachelors pass (University admission) twice in the past three years. Our learners perform well in various academic competitions provincially and nationally.
- Basher Ceremony 2017 - Welcoming the Grade 8 class of 2017 into the community of St. Michael’s. The Matric’s present the grade 8’s with their school bashers as a symbol of becoming sisters.
- 2017 First Term Calendar - Please download your first term calendar here. Take note that information may change. Term 1 – 2017 Calendar