Alexander Sinton Secondary School, also known as Alexander Sinton High School, is an English-medium school located in Athlone, a Cape Town suburb. The school is situated in the Cape Flats, a non-white region defined by the Group Areas Act.
After his release from prison, Nelson Mandela paid his first visit to the school. The school currently has 1,100 students, half of whom are boys and half of whom are girls, as of 2014.
There are 40 teachers and six non-teaching staff members working at the school.
Address: Thornton Rd, Crawford, Cape Town, 7780, South Africa
Principal: Michael D Peterson
Phone: +27 21 697 1350
Founder: Alexander Sinton