Rektor / Rector

Rektor / Rector

Mnr Andrè van Staden


Mr Van Staden has 32 years’ experience in education. He has a BA degree and a post-graduate Higher Education Diploma with continuous professional development. He started as a teacher at Grey High School in Port Elizabeth in 1984, where he later became Head of Department. He was the head master at Pearson High School since 2005. From 1988 to 1993, he was also a part-time lecturer at the University of Port Elizabeth.

Mnr Van Staden is getroud met Adia, en hulle het twee seuns, Quintin en Kurt. Beide van hulle is studente aan die Universiteit van Stellenbosch. Hy is ‘n gesinsmens wat daarvan hou om tyd met sy familie deur te bring.

His education philosophy is based on the holistic and balanced development of learners to become responsible, happy and well-adjusted adults. In addition, his aim is for every student to achieve his full potential on an academic, sport and cultural level.

He looks forward to leading Paul Roos in a challenging yet exciting education environment.


Uitnemendheid is nie ‘n vaardigheid nie, maar ‘n gesindheid.
Excellence is not a skill, it’s an attitude.