Mission Statement

The Ridge is an independent preparatory school for boys in Johannesburg.

We offer an exceptional, balanced education which instils respect for self and enthusiastically embraces diversity.

Our aim is the development of a confident individual with a generous spirit and responsible character.

Our progressive ethos, based on Christian values, is dedicated to the flourishing of learning and community development.


The Ridge is affiliated with the International Boys’ Schools Coalition and the Independent Schools’ Association of Southern Africa.

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