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Affiliations

Affiliations

Affiliations

 
Department of Basic Education
St Benedict's is registered as a school with the National Department of Education.
Catholic Schools' Proprietors' Association
This association is made up of the owners of Catholic schools (mostly dioceses and religious teaching congregations) which sets the vision and direction for Catholic schools

Catholic Institute of Education
The CIE is an associate body of the Southern African Catholic Bishops’ Conference (SACBC) and has provided services to the network of 352 Catholic schools since 1985.

Catholic Schools Board and Office
The CSB is made up of the owners; representatives of principals, school boards, the CIE and CSO; chairpersons of the CSCs, and lay experts in legal and financial matters. Among the aims of the CSB are ensuring that the religious character of Catholic schools is developed, ensuring financial sustainability, and responding to the needs of schools.Each regional Catholic Schools Board has a Catholic Schools Office which is its operational arm. The CSO carries out the directives of the CSB in providing services to schools.
International Boys' Schools Coalition
Founded in 1995, the International Boys’ Schools Coalition is a not-for-profit coalition of independent, parochial and public schools from around the world dedicated to the education and development of boys world-wide, the professional growth of those who work with them, and the advocacy and the advancement of institutions that serve them.
Independent Examinations Board
The Independent Examinations Board is an assessment body that is accredited by Umalusi, the South African statutory body responsible for quality assurance for school and adult assessments. The IEB offers external assessment in accordance with legislation and Umalusi directives for schools registered with it at Grade 9 and Grade 12, at which point successful learners are awarded the National Senior Certificate and for adult learning from ABET Level One through to NQF Level 1.
Independent Quality Assurance Agency
The Independent Quality Assurance Agency (IQAA) provides quality assurance through evaluation of schools.
 
Independent Schools Association of Southern Africa
ISASA is the largest association of independent schools in South Africa and the Southern African region. Independent schools are also known as private schools. ISASA schools provide quality, value-based education to over 148,000 pupils. ISASA delivers fifty professional services to its 700 diverse school members.
Independent School Marketing Association
The Independent School Marketing Association (ISMA) is an interest group for marketers at ISASA member schools.
Oblates of Mary Immaculate
The Missionary Oblates are a Roman Catholic religious community of priests and brothers. Founded in France by St. Eugene De Mazenod in 1816, there are currently more than 4,100 Oblate priests and brothers serving in more than 60 countries around the world. St Benedict's was founded by the Oblates in 1958.
Rape Wise – Proactive Education Group
Rape Wise is an organisation made up of legal and health care professionals, who have dedicated their lives to making a difference to the future of our youth in South Africa.
Southern African Bursars of Independent Schools Association
SABISA is the professional body to which bursars of ISASA schools belong. It allows schools to share best practice in variety of areas relating to human resource and property management. SABISA also holds a national conference once a year which can be attended by all bursars.
Southern African Bursars of Independent Schools Association
Any Catholic school exists with the consent of the local Bishop. The SACBC receives reports and recommendations from the CIE for consideration and approval.
South African Council for Educators
SACE is South African Council for Educators - the professional council for educators, that aims to enhance the status of the teaching profession through appropriate Registration, management of Professional Development and inculcation of a Code of Ethics for all educators.
St Benedict's attempts to ensure that all its staff are registered with SACE. 
Southern African Heads of Independent Schools Association
SAHISA is the professional body to which headmasters of ISASA schools belong. There are regional committees to ensure representation across the country. SAHISA holds a national conference once a year which all heads attend.
Umalusi
Umalusi accredits private providers of education and training as well as private assessment bodies to offer tuition and/or assessment for qualification(s) on the General and Further Education and Training Qualification Framework.