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Merensky’s Ronnel wears crown

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Ronnel Homu, a grade 11 learner from Merensky High School, was crowned Miss Polokwane Observer Cover Girl. The competition was hosted by the Limpopo Beauty Modelling Academy and held at the Sun Meropa Casino in Polokwane on 29 October. Ronnel competed in the 16-24 year category. She did not only win her category, but also…
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Merensky ladies enjoy mother & daughter event

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One of the highlights on the Plasie calendar, namely the Mother and daughter event took place on 15 October. Close to 300 stylish guests attended a fun filled morning. DIY Suzelle with her sidekick Mariaan (alias Marlu McLean and Elzette van Dyk) stole the show with their skits on “how to host a tea party”…
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House of Merensky celebrates

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At a prestigious event, House Merensky was joined by delegates from the Seven Kingdoms on Thursday evening, 13 October at Fairview Hotel & Village. An appreciative audience welcomed the glamorous grade 12 kings and queens, who arrived in style. Fine dining took place in the castle, where after merriment and dancing commenced. It was agreed…
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Heldedag op Plasieland

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Elke Plasie het op Dinsdag, 6 September die geleentheid gehad om sy geheime “Super Hero / Villain” karakter op die skoolterrein bekend te stel. Jurie Wilders en Hayley Stephenson was die individuele wenners, terwyl Tayla Jansen van Vuuren en Jordan Viviers die prys vir die beste paartjie losgeslaan het. Te oordeel aan die sukses en…
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Sin Cos Tan begeester onderwysers

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Die Wiskunde-departement van Hoërskool Merensky het op Vrydag, 6 September ‘n opwindende funksie vir die Plasie-personeel aangebied. Hierdie inisiatief was deel van die skool se gebruiklike, kwartaallikse motivering. Die geleentheid met die tema, Sin Cos Tan, het gesorg dat leerkragte lank vergete hoofrekene en wiskundige formules afgestof het. Elke departement het na voltooiing van ‘n…
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Interact Klub kry nuwe president

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Chris Bill (graad 11) is aangewys as die nuwe president van die Hoërskool Merensky Interact Klub. Hierdie klub streef daarna om ‘n verskil te maak in die skool en omgewing, deur om te sien na die welsyn van mense en te help waar hulle kan. Die Merensky Interact Klub werk nou saam met die Tzaneen…
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Mnr. en Mej. Merensky vlieg hoog

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Mnr. en Mej. Merensky, Shadmaan Shaik en Dineo Shokane, is op Vrydag, 2 September bederf met ‘n helikopterrit. Dit was een van die aantreklike pryse wat dié kroondraers gewen het. Merensky bedank Bosveld Smeermiddels vir hierdie wonderlike geleentheid.
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Plasie beauty pageant a showstopper

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The annual Mr. & Miss. Merensky pageant took place in a jam-packed school hall at Merensky High School on Thursday, 18 August. A colourful “At-the-seaside” event was hosted by the well known stand-up comedian,  Jonathan from Radio Raps. Finalists gave their all on the ramp, displaying various outfits as well as wowing the audience with…
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Mr & Miss Merensky finalists photoshoot

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The Mr. and Miss. Merensky finalists attended a photo shoot at Tzaneen Country Lodge on Thursday, August 4. Thank you, Rosa Delport for the friendly reception and delicious food! This popular pageant is scheduled for Thursday, 18 August at 18:30 in the Merensky High School hall. PHOTO: Front lying down: Hamish Mac Nicol. Front: Stefan…
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Plasies laat die wiele rol

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Hoërskool Merensky se kaskarspanne het op Saterdag, 30 Julie deelgeneem aan die NG Kerk Letsitele Kaskarkompetisie by Laerskool Dr Annecke. Die Plasies het ‘n algehele tweedeplek losgery, met Frans du Toit van Phalaborwa in die eersteplek en Hoërskool Ben Vorster derde. Veertig leerlinge is per span ingeskryf (twintig dogters en twintig seuns). Alhoewel baie van…
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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…
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Nog ‘n eerste vir Merensky

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Na maande se droom, beplanning en onvermoeide ywer is Plasieland se eie aanlyn radiostasie, Radio Merensky, uiteindelik op Dinsdag, 7 Junie 2016, van stapel gestuur. Verskeie rolspelers en hoofborge, naamlik mnr. George Lourens (versekeringsmakelaar) en Wimpie Knoetze van Letaba Wireless, het gesellig verkeer buite die nuwe studio. Omroepers, mnre. Magnus Steyn jnr. en Louis Fourie,…
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Plasie opedag breek rekords

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‘n Rekordgetal voornemende Plasies en belangstellende ouers het op Vrydag, 10 Junie 2016, ‘n unieke opedag by Hoërskool Merensky bygewoon. Die tema van ‘n 80-jaar partytjie het gesorg vir ‘n vrolike, uitbundige atmosfeer. Perderuiters het gaste op die pawiljoen in Plasiestyl verwelkom, waarna man en muis die skoolsaal om feestelike partytjietafels volgepak het. ‘n Dinamiese…
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Plasie staff a strong team

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Merensky’s staff had a fun teambuilding afternoon on Friday, 27 May 2016. The office ladies (Chicks Between Bricks) were in charge, sending the teachers on a challenge course to educate them about the frustrations they have to face each day. The teachers laughed as they recognized themselves in the tasks set. This was just an…
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Plasieland se aspirant-kroondraers

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Die immergewilde Mnr. en Mej Merensky-geleentheid is om die draai. Die finaliste is op 23 Mei 2016, onder groot toejuiging, in die skoolsaal bekendgestel. Elke graad 11-registerklas het die voorreg gehad om twee seuns en twee meisies vir hierdie gesogte titel te benoem. Hierdie finaliste sal deelneem aan fotosessies, persoonlike onderhoude en ‘n spesiale uitreik,…
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