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Welcome to the South African College Schools Old Boys' Union Website. This site aims to provide information to union members related to the school, the union and networking opportunities.

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Posted 18 March 2013

March 2014 Newsletter

The March 2014 Newsletter is here!. Click here to go to the newsletter download section. Please contact the OBU office (+27 21 6891829) for a password if you do not have one.

Posted 17 March 2014

Network Breakfasts for 2014

Please take note of the dates for upcoming Network Breakfasts

  • Friday 16 May 2014
  • Friday 15 August 2014
  • Friday 14 November 2014

Venue to be announced!

Posted 17 March 2014

OBU Committee 2014

The SACS Old Boys' Union held their annual AGM on Wednesday 26th February 2014. The following Committee was elected.

Chairman : Alan Footman (’74)
Treasurer : John Loydell (’65)
Minute Secretary : Richard Meyer (’97)
Vito Da Silva (’94)
Alex McLeod (’97)
Ryan McMillan (’97)
Kumesh Moodley (’97)
Marc Wighard (‘02)
Chad Roberts (’08)
Josh McMillan (’12)
Ken Ball (HS Headmaster)
Francois Nel (JS Headmaster)

Confirmation of Honorary Life President
Trevor Fish (’69)

Posted 17 March 2014

Class of 1974 – 40 Year Reunion

Celebration will take place for this 40 year reunion around the week of the OBU annual dinner Thursday 18 September. Please contact Alan Footman  footprint@mweb.co.za  or overseas Old Boys to contact ; Jonathan Maskinjcl@sprynet.com

Posted 13 December 2013

December 2013 Newsletter

The December 2013 Newsletter is here!. Click here to go to the newsletter download section. Please contact the OBU office (+27 21 6891829) for a password if you do not have one.

Posted 11 December 2013

New Rhodes Scholar

Great news that former Head Boy Matthew Davey (2008) is the new Rhodes Scholar!
Congratulation Matthew.

Posted 11 December 2013

Trevor Fish ('69)

(photo courtesy of Stuart Ralph)
Honorary Life President, Trevor Fish (’69) 

Posted 03 September 2013

SACS Old Boys' Running Club

Please join us for our weekly runs every Thursday at 6pm at the SACS top water polo pool.

Posted 20 June 2013

Classroom Refurbishment Project

SACS is asking Old Boys /Old Boy groups, reunions to sponsor particular classrooms in the school.  What this would entail is that Old Boy groups (e.g. class of ’63) would raise money or donate  money for the refurbishment of a particular classroom.  A plaque will be placed in the classroom, acknowledging the donors of that particular year.  “Before and after” photo’s will be taken so as to show Old Boys what has been done.  This would be an ongoing process which would ensure the best facilities for SACS boys of the present and the future...

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Posted 10 April 2014

Headmaster's Report

Ken Ball, Headmaster of the High School, reported to the OBU committee on events at the School at the OBU Committee meetings in February and April
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Posted 28 March 2014

High School Hockey Fixtures

List of the High School hockey fixtures for 2014.
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Posted 25 March 2014

OBU Dinner 2013 Photos

Photos from the Annual OBU Dinner held at Simons Restaurant last year. Photos courtesy of Stuart Ralph.
see the gallery »

Posted 20 March 2014

Remembering Peter Hayes

Michael Campbell ('74) sent us a feature from Tonight 15 December 2013, remembering SACS Old Boy Peter Hayes who was highly regarded in art and theatre.
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Posted 17 March 2014

Volvo Golf Day Photos

Photos from the 2014 Volvo OBU Golf Day held at Mowbray Golf Course on 28 February.
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Posted 17 March 2014

Chairman's Report 

Alan Footman, Chairman of the Old Boys' Union's report from the Annual General Meeting held on 26 February 2014.
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Posted 17 March 2014

Old Boys' Hockey 

There is currently an old boys' hockey initiative being established, by a Bishops father and old boy, whereby the four "main" southern suburbs schools will all make old boys' hockey sides and will play all the derby hockey matches like old times.
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Posted 17 March 2014

High School Rugby Fixtures

List of the High School rugby fixtures for 2014.
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Posted 17 March 2014

Remembering Robin Douglas 

Nic Koch remembers Robin Douglas, former Secretary to Parliament.
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Posted 09 February 2014

Saints Easter Festival 2014- Rugby Fixtures

A list of the fixtures for the Saints Easter Rugby Festival starting on 17 April 2014.
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Posted 12 December 2013

Geoff Olivier's (

'65) Farewell

Read 'Mr O's' farewell address to the High School and his Junior School Prize Giving Address
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Posted 11 December 2013

Class of '93 Reunion

The last weekend of November saw the matric class of '93 enjoy a full weekend's festivities as they celebrated their 20 year reunion. With close on 40 of their class members in attendance, the weekend kicked off with a perfunctory few rounds of beers at Forries on Friday afternoon before the crew were bussed through to BBQues restaurant at Groot Constantia.
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