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Contact Details

  • Head of College: Mr M Ally
  • Postal: P O Box 51698, Raedene, Johannesburg, 2124

High School

Pre-Primary and Primary School

  • Acting Principal: Mrs T. Manyathi (as of end of June)
  • Cnr. Louis Botha Ave & Cheltondale Road, Orchards, Johannesburg
  • Telephone: 011 485-1210 / 13 (Primary School only)
  • Fax: 086 457-1441
  • Email: primaryadmin@maryvalecollege.co.za
  • Google Maps Plus Code: R3XP+65 Johannesburg


  • Established: 1939
  • Current enrolment:
    • Primary school: 152
    • High school: 233
  • Teacher/Learner ratio:
    • Grades 8 and 9 - 1:30
    • Grades 10, 11 and 12 - 1:25
  • Academic school: Matric pass rate frequently 100%
  • Extra mural programme:
    • Sport
    • Outreach
    • Drama
    • Music (choir, marimbas)
    • Holy Communion
    • Confirmation

The school is now using Code4Kids which is presenting a coding and robotics curriculum.
View the promotional video on YouTube.


Chapel, prayer room, 2 halls, 2 computer centres, media centre, art room, 2 tuckshops, afternoon care, extra-curricular assistance to struggling learners, school counselor, 2 soccer fields, 2 netball courts, 2 tennis courts, 3 basketball courts


Netball, basketball (boys and girls), soccer (boys and girls), girls: touch rugby and marimbas (primary and high) social tennis, cricket, community service group, debating, public speaking, drama, choir, drum majorettes

Primary school makes use of ReadingEggs and Mathsletics.


In doctrinis honorate Dominum

Through learning we honour God

Mission Statement

In a Christian atmosphere of loving care and joy, we at Maryvale College aim to promote a community where all share and live out the vision of:

  • a relevant quality education which develops independent thinking and self-discipline preparing children for life;
  • a Catholic education which promotes respect, tolerance, honesty, justice and compassion.