The school is involved in various sporting codes (Soccer, Volleyball, Netball, and Rugby at district level and provincial level competitions). Apart from its involvement in these competitions the school organizes every year a sport day where everyone (Learners, Educators) takes part.
26 May: Parents visit to school by Grade 8 to 9 parents to view the work of their children. 2 June -Grade 10 to 12
This day is dedicated to learners who are top achievers in all subjects. Parents are invited to attend the event which is graced by the presence of the Bishop of Mariannhill, Pius Dlungwane and the Board of Governors. The awards are aimed at motivating learners to work hard thus achieving academic excellence.
St Francis is the Patron saint of St Francis College – Mariannhill. On this day the school celebrates the Feast of St Francis of Assisi. The day begins with Holy Mass followed by lessons until lunch break. Everyone then enjoys a free afternoon.