Queen's College (South Africa)

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Queen's College Boys' High School
Queenstown, Eastern Cape
South Africa
Type All-boys Public School
Motto Esse Quam Videri ('To Be , rather than to seem to be')
Established 1858
Headmaster Mr. Janse van der Ryst (1 Jan 2018)
Grades 8 - 12
Enrollment 575 pupils
Colour(s) Old Gold and Black
Yearbook "The Queen's Quire"

Queen's College is situated at the foot of the Stormberg Mountains in the Eastern Cape town of Queenstown. Established in 1858, it is the oldest school on the Border.

Notable alumni[edit]

Rollo Scott, Musician, Composer, Classical Conductor, Jazz Pianist, Broadcaster, Music Fundi, Jolly Good Fellow. Coordinates: 31°53′21.20″S 26°52′36.71″E / 31.8892222°S 26.8768639°E / -31.8892222; 26.8768639


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