Union Preparatory School’s tennis players had a successful day on the courts yesterday (Monday, 14 October). In an encounter against Somerset East’s Gill Primary, the u/10 boys won 12 – 0 and the u/10 girls won 9 – 0. Well done!


Congratulations to Grace Kemp, a Grade 4 learner at Union Preparatory School, who won the u/10 section in a ranking tournament hosted by the South African Tennis Association (SATA) in Port Elizabeth this past weekend.

Max Kroon House

It was with great interest and excitement that Union’s Grade 1 to 4 boarders and their parents arrived at Max Kroon House earlier today, Tuesday, 1 October. The learners, who were accommodated at Arthur Kingwill House and Herby Arnott House for the Read More

A visit to the museum

Union Preparatory School’s academic enrichment event for the Grade 4 learners who achieved 80% and above for the third term, was a visit to the local Military History Museum yesterday afternoon, Tuesday, 17 September. The Military History Museum captures the rich and Read More

A sweet way to help!

Union Preparatory School will host its third annual Cupcakes 4 Kids with Cancer PARTY OF HOPE this Friday, 13 September. The children will be able to wear yellow and white to school in honour of this initiative. Special cupcakes will also be Read More


Join us next Thursday morning, 19 September, as we say goodbye to our much-loved principal, Ms Leona Rich, during a special assembly.

Arbour Week

The learners and staff at Union Preparatory School celebrated Arbor Week, which is held annually during the first week of September, with a special tree-planting ceremony this morning, Friday, 6 September. Every year at Union, this week is viewed as an opportune Read More

Cross Country

Union Preparatory School’s 2019 cross country event was held with great success yesterday morning, Friday, 6 September. This annual competition allows the learners to engage in friendly competition while also encouraging an interest in cross country and track. The learners have to Read More