Academics

Petra College Senior

We offer a variety of learning opportunities that will provide your son/daughter with all they need in their chosen discipline. As an inclusive College we offer: ZIMSEC "O" Level, Cambridge International IGCSE O Level, Cambridge International AS and Cambridge International A Level.

Form 1-4

Pupils are streamed according to their entrance examination results but we do monitor individuals and may move some students after the midyear examinations.

6th Form

Students entering 6th Form choose 3 subjects plus AS English Language which is compulsory

City & Guilds

The school also offers the following City & Guilds examinations: English for Business Communications, Accounts, Business Studies, Office Procedures, Business Finance, Customer Service, Desktop Publishing, Word Processing, Tourism, Food Preparation & Hotel Management to Advanced Diploma Level as well as I.C.D.L.

The Skills Centre

The College recognises that some students will not be equipped to pursue an academic curriculum and therefore seeks to provide a varied vocational and professional programme via our Skills Centre.

Petra College

From the time your child joins us to the time they leave, our passion is to ensure they love to learn and love to engage in all the activities of our community

We love sport and keep improving in what we do. Many of our children achieve Provincial and National team status at both Junior and Senior level. We enjoy a variety and pursue many extra-curricular activities throughout the College such as Drama, Debate, Public Speaking, Music, Interact, Toastmasters and much more.

Most importantly we want your children at all ages to be inquisitive learners and critical thinkers. We believe in a global perspective and so engage with colleagues and pupils around the world with virtual exchange lessons and communication opportunities.

We recognise the unique and distinct abilities of every individual and through our teaching and creativity seek to empower students to reach their potential.

Please come and see what we have to offer you!