Petra High School, an independent, co-educational, high school in Ascot, Bulawayo, Bulawayo Metropolitan Province, was founded in 1993.

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See High Schools Of Zimbabwe.
See List of Secondary and High Schools in Zimbabwe and Contact Numbers.
See Association of Trust Schools.
See Zimbabwe Top 100 O' Level Schools. (November 2018)


(September 2021)
Address: 14502 Chelmsford Rd, Matsheumhlophe, Private Bag AC 174, Ascot, Bulawayo.
Telephone: +263 292 2 283326-8 (PCS), +263 292 2 283323/4 (PCJ)
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Petra High School is an independent, co-educational, school in Bulawayo. Petra was founded in 1993. Petra High School is a member of the Association of Trust Schools and the Headmistress is a member of the Conference of Heads of Independent Schools in Zimbabwe.

Petra High School was started with 60 pupils in Form One in 1993, using the present Grade One and Two block at Petra Primary School, and an old Lewis Lumber shed as the Office, until later taking over the office in the Primary School Administration Block, used as the sick bay today. Tim Middleton was the first headmaster, joining the school in the third term of 1993.

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