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Circus treat awaits Merensky matrics

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PHOTO: The matrics let go of their balloons during the Balloon Ceremony. Everybody loves a circus. Especially a night circus where stunning performers amaze with skill and daring acts. Merensky High School’s class of 2018 received their Night Circus invitations to the matric farewell on Wednesday, 13 June. They were treated to a performance by…
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BB Tzaneen sponsor

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PHOTO: Merensky High School’s principal, Mr Magnus Steyn, receives the keys to the new Renault Kadjar, sponsored by BB Tzaneen, from Mr Nic Dorfling, dealer principal at BB Tzaneen Nissan.
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Memorable dinner in the lane

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On Friday evening, June 1, the historical pine tree lane at Merensky High School was the guest of honour at the last memory lane dinner. This initiative by the governing body had a double purpose: to raise funds for the new gymnasium as well as providing a fitting farewell salute to these giants, who for…
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10 uit 10 vir Merensky-opedag

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Op Vrydag, 11 Mei, het Hoërskool Merensky dinge bietjie anders gedoen… Tradisioneel word graad 7’s met ‘n “roadshow” na die jaarlikse opedag uitgenooi en met busse aangery om die hoërskool-ervaring in skooltyd te beleef. Soos verwag kan word, het die Plasies weereens die voortou geneem en ‘n opedag aangebied met ‘n verskil. Laerskoolleerders in Merensky…
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Former Plasie aims for Miss SA

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Amongst the 2018 aspiring Top 12 Miss South Africa finalists is a name that makes Merensky High School proud. It can be said that Akile Khoza, class of 2012, started her claim to fame when she was crowned 1st Princess during the 2011 Mr and Miss Merensky pageant. She was also known as a keen…
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Frikkie Deysel se dag

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FOTO: Frikkie Deysel, Ryan Jackson, Bulletjie, Kesia Pohl en Ruëtte Schoeman. Hoërskool Merensky se jaarlikse Frikkie Deysel-piekniek het op Woensdag, 25 April 2018, gedurende pouse plaasgevind. Die tema van die dag was “Trotse Suid-Afrikaners”. Leerders het kleurvol volgens hulle kultuur aangetrek. Leerders het piekniekmandjies saamgebring en die graad 12’s het heerlik gekuier om braaivleisvure. Onderwysers…
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Who will wear the crown?

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PHOTO: Front: Koketso Seima, Sindi Kapa, Liza-Ri Snyman, Meghan Mac Nicol, Steph-Marie de Lange, Mia Naudé and Paige Barnatt. Back: Seth Lathane, Pieter Gouws, Dian Fivaz, Jan-Carel van Niekerk, Keagan Scholtz, Luann Botha, Kieran Albertus, Stefan Corbett, Ryan Jackson and Kabelo Mabotja. The finalists for Mr & Miss Merensky 2018 were recently announced. The 10…
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Rugbybulle nooi Bulletjie

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FOTO: Wolkie-rugbymanne geniet Bulletjie, Stefan Corbett en Ryno van Burick (1ste-spankaptein) se kuiertjie. Wolkberg Akademie se rugbybulle het Hoërskool Merensky se bulletjie en twee eerstespanspelers genooi om op Vrydag, 16 Maart, met hulle skouer te skuur en bietjie te gesels oor rugby in die “grootskool”. Rugbykoors het hoog geloop met ‘n blitsvasvra, waarmee Merensky-sonpette uitgedeel…
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Plasiegees leef voort

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FOTO: KLAS VAN 1968 Voor: Niekie Grobler, Elmarie van Niekerk, Ria Bester (Combrinck), Hilary Payne (Lane) en Elize Jordaan (Steenkamp). Agter: Petrus Jacobs, Willie Venter, Boet Wienand, Klasie Botha en Johan van Rooyen. Tydens die naweek van 16 Maart het dertig oud-leerders van Hoërskool Merensky se klas van 1968 hul 50-jaar reunie gevier. Die “VAT…
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Colours for cancer

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PHOTO: Mrss. Wendy Dreyer, Wilna van Niekerk, Matia van der Westhuizen and Dannelle van Heerden showing off. On March 6, Seeff Properties Tzaneen held their annual fundraising for cancer research at Merensky High School. Plasie learners and teachers lined up to spray their hair in all sorts of bright colours. Many of the Plasies did…
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Plasie-legende groet

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FOTO: Die UK staan erewag. Tradisioneel is die eerste Woensdag in Maart, Merenskydag. Tydens hierdie geleentheid word Hoërskool Merensky se ontstaan herdenk. Mnr. Felix Nomvela (Tzaneen kringbestuurder vir die departement van onderwys) en me. Hannelie Schoonraad (vakadviseur, Afrikaans), het die plegtigheid bygewoon. Vanjaar was dit ‘n uitsonderlike geleentheid aangesien me. Fransie le Roux haar afskeidsboodskap,…
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Boompret vir Skiewies

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FOTO: ‘n Massa skiewies ontvang instruksies voor die boomplantaksie. Martin Luther het gesê: Selfs al weet ek dat die wêreld more vergaan, sal ek steeds my appelboom plant. Hoërskool Merensky beaam die siening. ‘Blou’ boomplanters maak die afgelope jare ‘n beduidende verskil aan Plasieland en moeder aarde. Die afgelope vier jaar plant die Merensky-skiewies boomlanings…
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Plasie teachers perform

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PHOTO: SOME OF THE TEACHERS WHO PERFORMED Front: Liezl van Kasterop and Wilna van Niekerk. Middle: Getrude Mushwana, Wendy Dreyer and Nelia Coetzee. Back: Gretha van Staden, Trudie Botha, Nadia Claasen, Alexandra Dreyer, Yolandi Potgieter, Ada Venter and Victoria Mapatha. In true Plasie fashion, all the Merensky High School teachers joined in the build-up to…
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PA pretty in pink

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PHOTO Danzi Ivy, Nakishka Janse van Vuuren and Rifqah Moosa. Merensky High School’s grade 11 Presidents Award members initiated a cancer awareness project on Friday, February 9, at the school. Many Plasies bought pink ribbons to support this project. Proceeds will go to the Tzaneen Care Group for the outstanding work being done for local…
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Tyd staan nie stil nie

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Hoërskool Merensky was nog nooit bang om ‘n goeie tradisie, wat tot voordeel van die leerders en onderwysers is, te implementeer nie. Só is die Tydkapsule-tradisie in 2016 gebore. Plasie graad 8’s kry aan die einde van hul skiewiejaar geleentheid om hul wedervaringe op Merensky op papier neer te pen, waarna die skrywes in ‘n…
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