previous arrow
next arrow
Slider

“SMS is a school where huge emphasis is placed on academic excellence with a 100 % pass rate for 40 consecutive years.”

About SMS

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…

Read more…

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…

Read more…

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 40 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.

Read more…


Latest News

  • COVID-19 Procedures
    Here are some of the protocols to follow when returning to school. Follow us on Facebook for more Grade 10-12 drop off protocol. Parents, please adhere to this, for all our safety. Posted by St Michael’s School for Girls on Sunday, June 28, 2020 Grade 7-9 Drop off protocol. Parents, please […]
  • 1st Term Calendar 2020
    Download your STMS 1st Term Calendar 2020 file here.
  • 2020 Assessment dates Gr 7–12 Term 1
    Download the 2020 Assesment dates here: 2020 Assessment dates Gr 7 – 12 Term 1
  • Stationary Requirement Lists 2020
    Download the Stationary Requirement Lists for 2020 here:
  • SeMeSter Nov 2019
    Download the full SeMeSter for November here:
  • SMS School Magazine 2019
    Download your SMS School Magazine 2019 here:

Why choose St Michael’s School for Girls?

Academic

SMS is committed to quality education for all our learners and as proof just look at our academic achievement the past 40 years with a 100% matric pass rate.

Culture

Our arts and culture offerings are composed of many creative endeavors and disciplines. With chess, debating, photography, music, public speaking and visual arts as just a few of our cultural activities.

Sport

At SMS we offer a variety of sport disciplines. From athletics, hockey, netball, tennis, swimming and others…

Facebook

YouTube

Map


New Applications

New applicants can download the application form here: