About our

Headmistress

Claire Hough has been Headmistress of Peterhouse Girls since January 2020.

Claire was educated at Rhodes University graduating in 1988. She taught at Watershed College and Arundel School and, in addition, worked in finance before joining Peterhouse Girls in 1996. Claire has been Deputy Head at Peterhouse Girls since January 2015 having previously been a Head of Department, Housemistress of D Block and Director of Sport.

Claire is married to Nigel. They have five children, the eldest four of whom completed their High School education at Peterhouse and are now at university and the youngest, Oliver, is in A Block.

Peterhouse Group of Schools 

Board of Governors 2021/2022

Left to right:

Seated: Dr PR Hildebrand, Mrs SN Mbofana, Rector Mr JG Trafford, Chairman Mr SJ Hammond, Mr EBF Mbofana, Dr A Hatendi, Mr CJ Paterson

Standing: Mr CP Seager, Mr R Pennant-Rea, Mr A Huck, Mr R Moores, Mr M Whitaker, Mr W Matsaira

Peterhouse Girls

Academic Staff

HEADMISTRESS

Mrs C Hough BA

 

DEPUTY HEADMISTRESS

Ms N Nyeke BSc

 

SENIOR MISTRESS

Miss BJ Hall BA

 

SENIOR CHAPLAIN

Mr S Davy

 

CHAPLAIN

Mr K Heuer

 

DIRECTOR OF STUDIES

Mrs ML Scott Elliot BSc UED

 

DIRECTOR OF SPORTS

Ms K Cordy HFPA FI

Accounts

Mr SR Carter B. Compt B.AgMgt UED

Mrs S Kaschula B Compt

 

Biology

Mrs RB Pashapa C.E BEd

Mrs N Chinyahara BSc (Hons)

Mrs S Satumba BSc (Hons)

Miss N Mafukidze BSc, PGCE

 

Business Studies

Mrs MJ Phiri BA PGCE

Mrs SR Mukucha BA PGCE

 

Chemistry

Mrs A Glover BSC GCE NILD Level 2

Miss T Shambare BSc Dip Ed

 

Curriculum Support

Mrs T Kapuya (Dual BA Hons) NILD Level 2

English

Miss BJ Hall BA

Miss HC Rinashe Dip Ed

Miss T Ntini BA PGCE

Mrs T Mushore Dip Ed

Mrs F Kamba BA PGCE

Miss S Bowker BEd Snr FET

 

French

Mrs V Mukuruva BA (dual Hons)

Ms T Hulbert BA MA Ed

 

Geography

Mrs SR Mukucha BA PGCE

Ms BT Zengeya BSc Dip Ed FTD

Mrs RM Masawi CE

Mrs ML Scott Elliot BSc UED

History

Mrs H Nel BA HD Lib Sc HDE EFL

Mrs MJ Phiri BA PGCE

Mrs G Fantiso BA

Mrs F Kamba BA PGCE

 

Information Technology

Mrs K Chigavazira BTech (Hons)

Ms R Mtevera BSc (Hons)

 

Life Skills

Ms C Volsoo Counselling Cert

Ms N Nyeke BSc

 

Mathematics

Mrs N Chinodyaruswa BSc Ed

Mrs S Satumba BSc (Hons)

Mr SR Carter (B. Compt B.AgMgt UED)

Dr LM Hildebrand BA Nat Sci MA D.Phil

Mrs S Kaschula B Compt

Miss T Shambare BSc Dip Ed

 

Music

Mr M Imbula MSc PGCE

Physical Education

Ms K Cordy HFPA FI

 

Physics

Mrs ML Scott Elliot BSc UED

Mr SR Carter (B. Compt B.AgMgt UED)

Dr LM Hildebrand BA Nat Sci MA D.Phil

 

Practical Subjects

Mrs KR Barrie B.Ed – Food & Nutrition

Miss T Silcock BFA PGCE – Art

Ms N Murape – Art

Mr NI Whitcomb MA CAT Dip Fine Art B Phil – Design Technology

 

Religious Studies

Mrs G Fantiso BA

Mrs R Masawi CE

 

Shona

Mrs G Fantiso BA

Mrs RM Masawi CE

 

Travel and Tourism

Mrs MJ Phiri BA PGCE

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