Peterhouse Girls School is just east of Marondera, Mashonaland East Province.

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Address: 83Km peg, Harare/Mutare Rd, Private Bag 3741, Marondera.
Telephone: +263 (0)65-2323599

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Peterhouse Boys was founded in 1955. Springvale House was founded in 1985. Peterhouse Girls, followed in 1987. Peterhouse Nursery School is situated at Peterhouse Boys.

The schools are situated on two estates on either side of the main road between Harare and Mutare just east of Marondera. They share two conservation areas, Calderwood Park and Gosho Park.

School Grounds

Grounds, buildings,

Students / Teachers / Courses

In 2020, the school had 430 girls from Form 1 to Form 6 - all but 10 of whom were full-boarders.

  • O and A Level.
  • Claire Hough is Headmistress, since January 2020. (in July 2021) She was educated at Rhodes University graduating in 1988.
  • Ms N Nyeke BSc, Deputy Headmistress.
  • Miss BJ Hall BA, Senior Mistress
  • Mr S Davy, Senior Chaplin
  • Mr K Heuer, Chaplin
  • Mrs ML Scott Elliot BSc UED, Director of Studies
  • Ms K Cordy HFPA FI, Director of Sports


Founders Day, sports day, extra-curricular activities.


Famous names associated with the school.

Other information

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