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Me. Magriet van der merwe
Me. Magriet van der Merwe

 

Tritech on our doorstep

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An exciting event is looming on the horizon. If you are fascinated by experiments, explotions or explorations, do not miss out on this year’s Tritech Science and Technology Fair. This event will be hosted by Merensky High School on 16 September. With buzzwords like “brain drain” and “human capital flight”, the youth are eager to…
Kategorie(e): Akademie, Tritech

Merensky delivers the country’s best

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Rhulani Ndlala, a grade 12 learner at Merensky High School, is the national winner for public schools of the 2016 SAIPA (South African Institute of Professional Accountants) Olympiad. Eight learners form Merensky High School entered the competition. All eight went through to the second round, but Rhulani excelled and obtained 92% in the final round.…
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Plasie President’s Award achievers

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Eight learners from Merensky High School completed their silver and bronze President’s Award levels. The bronze candidates are now aiming for the silver level and the current silver candidates for gold (after completing a 60km hike early in 2017). SILVER Belinda Nzadi, Valeriia Avdysh, Ryan Jackson, Riette Warmenhoven and Marlu McLean. BRONZE Lize Mostert, Hugo…
Kategorie(e): Akademie, Presidentstoekenning

Plasie-onderwysers woon stapleierskursus by

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Twee van Hoërskool Merensky se onderwysers, Yolandé Rautenbach (Presidentstoekennings Koördineerder) en Ada Venter (Presidentstoekennings Staptog Organiseerder) het Saterdag, 27 Augustus ‘n stapleierskursus in Midstream, Centurion bygewoon. Die kursus is aangebied deur Louis van der Westhuizen van Hiking SA. Onderwerpe wat behandel is sluit in, organisering van ‘n staptoer, beplanning, toerusting, voedsel, weer en klimaat, stapgevare…
Kategorie(e): Akademie, Presidentstoekenning

Agri-Merensky skou in Pretoria

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Vanaf 24 tot 27 Augustus 2016 het 14 van Merensky se Agri-leerlinge aan die interprovinsiale jeugskoukompetisie by die Jacaranda Skou in Pretoria deelgeneem. Die Merensky Pin2zyl-stoet het hul buiging in die ring gemaak, en in die kategorie “verse onder 36 maande” en “3 verse in ‘n groep” gekompeteer. In die groepklas het Plasieland se verse…
Kategorie(e): Agri-Wetenskappe, Akademie

Plasies know it all

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No less than 29 learners from Merensky High School entered this years Schools World Knowledge Olympiad, sponsored by SA Print Group and Antalis. Learners had to answer general knowledge questions concerning local and international events. The Plasies did exceptionally well, with 4 learners from different grades ranked in the top 3 places in Limpopo. 2nd…
Kategorie(e): Akademie

Merensky spel skerp

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Hoërskool Merensky het op 18 Augustus by Mitchell House in Polokwane deelgeneem aan die provinsiale uitdunne van die ATKV se spelathonkompetisie. Leerlinge van graad 9 Afrikaans Huistaal, graad 10 Afrikaans Eerste Addisionele taal en graad 10 Afrikaans Huistaal het daar deelgeneem. Die Plasies het weer gewys hulle kan spel met skoonskip uitslae in graad 9.…
Kategorie(e): Akademie

Plasies breathe Life Science

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Merensky High School was crowned the number 1 school in the 2016 National Schools Life Science Olympiad. The results are calculated with the marks of the top 10 participants in each school, and Merensky boast with a 81.8% average.  25 Plasies participated. Plasieland’s Life Science learners achieved an average of 71.8% (the national average is…
Kategorie(e): Akademie

Plasies neem deel aan Wow-spelfees 2016

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Sewe flinkdinkers van Hoërskool Merensky het op Vrydag, 22 Julie deelgeneem aan die jaarlikse Wow-spelfees te Hoërskool Piet Potgieter in Mookgopong.  Die spelfees word georganiseer deur die Universiteit van Stellenbosch en die leerlinge moes eenduisend woorde se spelling memoriseer. Die graad 8’s is verteenwoordig deur Zonika van Niekerk, Crystal Kirstein en Rohan du Plessis, en…
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Cooperation leads to success

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In a combined effort the Tzaneen Circuit Office of the Department of Education, Westfalia and Merensky High School joined hands to improve the dire situation at the Tsaneng Combined School. This school is situated on the Westfalia Farm. Extensive work was done on the buildings as well as the grounds to enable learners to experience…
Kategorie(e): Akademie

A clean sweep for Merensky at Tritech

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The Tzaneen round of the national Tritech competition was held on Friday, 22 July. A total of 104 projects competed for top honours in this science extravaganza. Participants from Merensky High School brought 39 projects to the party. Marlu McLean, grade 11, with her project “Hand dryers, a bacterial breeding ground?” was announced as best…
Kategorie(e): Akademie, Tritech

Merensky groet ‘n legende

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Na 37 jaar op Plasieland het mnr. Peet Vorster die tuig neergelê. Mnr. Vorster het in Mei 1979 by Hoërskool Merensky aangesluit as ‘n tegniese onderwyser. Hy het diep spore getrap in sport, maar dis veral in rugbykringe waar hy onthou sal word. Hy was vir jare die eerstespanafrigter en die hoogtepunt in sy onderwysloopbaan…
Kategorie(e): Akademie, Rugby, Sosiaal

Plasies explore space

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On Tuesday, 19 July, thirty eager beaver grade 9 science fanatics visited the NASA Gateway To Space exhibit in the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg. Specialised interactive games as well as being strapped in the multi-axis trainer, revolving a full 360 degrees, thus allowing learners to experience zero gravitation, was amongst the days’ highlights.
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Plasie-onderwyser verwerf nagraadse diploma

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Me. Stephanie Perold, Landboubestuurder by Hoërskool Merensky, het onlangs haar NGOS (Nagraadse Onderwys Sertifikaat) cum laude verwerf. Me. Perold spesialiseer in Fisiese Wetenskappe, graad 10 tot 12 en Natuurwetenskappe, graad 7 tot 9. Sy het ‘n BSc. Agric met Tuinboukunde en Grondkunde in 2003 aan die Universiteit van Stellenbosch gedoen en die NGOS in Fisiese…
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Plasies unlock IT Gates

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Merensky High School is proud to finally announce the results of this year’s Computer Applications Olympiad. This annual competition was held between 4 and 10 May 2016. This project is initiated by IT Professionals South Africa and underwritten by NetLearn (E-learning, the way forward). The olympiad tests the application of logical thinking whilst using the…
Kategorie(e): Akademie