About Us

CrawfordSchools™ has been a part of South African education for just under 20 years. Together, the schools that make up the Crawford Collection constitute the largest single private school organisation in South Africa. Together, they have challenged every traditional and conventional practice in education in our country. Their academic success is proven.

CrawfordSchools™ is a trail-blazer in innovative and forward-thinking education. CrawfordSchools™ offers every student the opportunity to excel and every student is acknowledged. The child-centred approach inherent in every school ensures that students examine and realise their own potential.

CrawfordSchools™ offers an academic foundation of the highest order. Cultural success is a cornerstone of every school, while sport is enjoyed by every sports-loving student and community involvement is celebrated by every civic-minded citizen. CrawfordSchools™ ensures that each student is a fully-rounded personality.

CrawfordSchools™ prepares students in the best possible way for life. In the Matric year, students are prepared thoroughly for an examination that is a gateway to tertiary education. Progress and practice is monitored through a series of internationally bench-marked assessments.  For over ten years, Crawford students have established a reputation of success among the top matriculants in the land.  Since Crawford students do not learn by rote, they enter University able to accept challenges,  participate effectively, think independently and question critically.

CrawfordSchools™ prepare their students to face the real world.