03 Feb 2016
The annual Interhouse Aquatics Day took place on Tuesday 2 February at the Joan Harrison Swimming Complex. Pic: Emlynn Spogter and Tayla-Jade van Huyssteen (both selected for the SA Synchronised Swimming Team that competed in Perth, Australia last year) performing a routine for the school.
Rugby: Sakoyisa Makata
20 Nov 2015
Stirling High School Grade 11 athlete, Sakoyisa Makata represented the Border U17A at the Inter-provincial Sevens in Paarl from 2-3 October. He has been invited to the South African U18 High Performance Squad which consists of 40 boys that have been earmarked across South Africa that will get together in Stellenbosch from 6-10 December. These boys will have the inside lane for the SA Schools Team and the SA U18 7's side that will tour to Dallas, Texas in the USA later in 2016.
Stirling Girls First Water Polo Team No. 2 in SA
04 Nov 2015
The 1st Team Girls have made Stirling extremely proud this season and are currently rancked second in the country.
Biathle & Triathle
14 Oct 2015
3 Stirling athletes competed at the Biathle and Triathle World Championships in Batumi, Georgia. Triathle: Youth B Boys (U/17) Teko Khetsi 15th in the Finals, and was part of the South African Team that won a silver medal. Youth B Girls (U/17) Tara Schwulst 6th in the Finals, and was part of the South African Team that won a silver medal. Biathle: Youth C Girls (U/15) Sheree Brandt 11th in the Semi-finals. Youth B Boys (U/17) Teko Khetsi - 5th in the Finals. Photo: Teko Khetsi
Head Prefects for 2016
14 Oct 2015
The Stirling High School Head Prefects for 2016 are: Head Girl: Michelle de Beer, Deputy Head Girl: Bianca Brandt, Head Boy: Kai Chen, Deputy Head Boy: Zwelethu Ndondo. Photo: Outgoing Head Prefects 2015 with Head Prefects for 2016: André Nel, Kai Chen, Bianca Brandt, Paige Riddin, Zwelethu Ndondo, Simon Webster, Michelle de Beer, Michelle Cronje
Siya Makuzeni - Top jazz artist / ex-Stirling pupil
28 Sep 2015
Siya Makuzeni will be returning to her home town and alma mater on Friday 2 October where she will be performing with top South African jazz outfit - Marcus Wyatt & Language 12 - at the Stirling Auditorium. Siya was a top member of the Stirling Big Band playing trombone and later venturing into jazz vocals and studied music at Rhodes University and Pretoria Technikon. She is an in-demand vocalist in South Africa known for her incredible range and creative tonalities. For more information visit www.stirlinghsmusic.co.za
31 Aug 2015
The Vocal Celebration took place on 20 August in the Stirling Auditorium. A feast of vocal items were presented by Stirling High School and guest performers were The Grens & Cambridge High School Vocal Groups.
Lise Siebert wins Da Gama Competition
19 Aug 2015
Grade 10 Stirling pupil, Lise Siebert took top honours at the 6th Da Gama Interschools Fashion Design Competition held at the Guild Theatre on 23 July 2015. She was crowned the overall Best Designer.
18 Aug 2015
Grade 12 student, Danté Robberts introduced Stirling High School to the Wili/Planga family in the school assembly on Friday 14 August. This is the family that Stirling High School has been supporting this year in the FEEDBACK FRIDAY initiative where each class in the school spends one week in the year helping a family in need. The objective is to provide the family with nutritious food to promote a healthy lifestyle. Each week a class brings food, bedding, toys or old clothes for the family by Friday.
National Achievers - July 2015
04 Aug 2015
Stirling students did exceptionally well over the holidays, with 16 students achieving at a national level in the following codes: SA U16 Water Polo, SA U20 Water Polo, SA Biathle, SA Triathle, SA Synchronised Swimming, SA U16 Hockey, National Schools Jazz Band, Grahamstown National Piano Competition & the National Life Science Olympiad.