St George's College brings together a rare and exhilarating blend of academic excellence, social engagement, sporting prowess and cultural enrichment.
At St George's College we believe that developing the optimism and resilience students need to successfully navigate life is as important as academic education, and will enhance their engagement with
Our Jesuit Ethos flows from the twofold commandment of our Lord Jesus Christ which stresses the love of God and love of one’s neighbour. This ethos is central to the development of St George’s C
Examinations Officer: Mr R Nkomo
In form 1, examinations are held every term, with those from the first and third terms used to stream pupils. In form 2 examinations are held at mid-year and at the end of the year, with the latter used for streaming.
Form 3 pupils write mid-year and end-of-year exams, while the form 4 students write mid-year mock IGCSE exams and public exams in October / November.
Lower VI boys write mid-year exams and public AS-Level exams in October / November in most subjects while the upper VI candidates write mid-year mock A-Level exams and public A-Level exams in October / November of that year.
St George’s College offers the following Cambridge International Examinations (CIE):
IGCSE (International General Certificate of Secondary Education) Accounts, art and design, biology, business studies, chemistry, computer studies, English language, English literature, French, history, geography, mathematics, physics and physical science.
A-Level Accounting, art and design, biology, business studies, chemistry, computing, economics, English language (AS-Level only), literature in English, French, history, geography, mathematics, physics.
A-Level examinations comprise two levels; namely, AS and A2. AS-Level may be written at the end of lower sixth and an upper VI candidate may carry forward results of his AS-level papers and write only the A2 papers. In addition, he may repeat the AS papers if necessary.
The College also offers the ZIMSEC examinations but there is a stipulated minimum number of candidates for a valid registration. It should be noted that students cannot write either CIE or ZIMSEC examinations at another centre without the prior approval of the Headmaster.