Settlers Park Primary was the name adopted when two
schools, Walmer Primary and Cunningham Primary
amalgamated in January 1995.
These two schools were of the oldest and most well- known in
Walmer Primary was founded in 1906 and Cunningham Primary in
Both these schools have thus served the eastern parts of
Port Elizabeth for almost a century and take pride in a rich
and colourful history.
Walmer Primary founded in 1906
Cunningham Primary founded in 1916.