“SMS is a school where huge emphasis is placed on academic excellence with a 100 % pass rate for 39 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 39 consecutive years. We also look at the quality of results: SMS obtained a 100 % Bachelors pass (University admission) twice in the past five years. Our learners perform well in various academic competitions provincially and nationally.