More gold for Merensky

Ryan Jackson and Riëtte Warmenhoven.

Ryan Jackson and Riëtte Warmenhoven.

Yet another two learners from Merensky High School qualified and received their gold President’s Award on Monday, 9 October.

Ryan Jackson (grade 10) is the first boy, as well as the youngest receiver of this prestigious award at Plasieland.

Riëtte Warmenhoven (grade 12) also completed all the requirements, which include 12 months of competing in the same sport and learning a new skill.

They also completed an 80km hike over 5 days, did 72 hours of community service and attended a residential project where they spent 5 days on-site contributing to different community projects.

Plasieland salutes Ryan and Riëtte on this international achievement.