Front: Anri McLean (deputy head girl), Jason Mellett (deputy head boy), Liné Fourie (head girl), Joshua Labuschagne (head boy), Donovan van Tonder (deputy head boy), Donné Oosthuizen (deputy head girl).
Row 2: Bernalee Benadé, Pearl Malahlela, Monique Zhanda, Twané van Wyk, Christelle Brummer, Corli van der Merwe, Michelle Fivaz.
Row 3: Nkateko Shikhati, Bianca Elbrecht, Ciné Venter, Chanel Dohse, Jordin Young, Jade Barnatt, Micke Venter, Laryn Bezuidenhout and Shea Adendorff.
Back: Xander Botha, Heinco Lubbe, Simoné van den Bergh, Pieter van der Merwe, Kyla Schoeman, Genevieve van der Merwe, Francois Smith and Fumo Chabalala.
The 2017/2018 Executive Committee of Merensky High School were elected in June this year, but spent the final 4 days of their winter holiday at Mowana Game Lodge. During this time they underwent intensive training and planning sessions.
Traditionally, one of the tasks of the group is to design an emblem showcasing their goals, beliefs and motives for the year. This group chose the motto: Inspire and Serve.
On day 4 the group also elected their leaders: Liné Fourie (head girl), Joshua Labuschagne (head boy), Anri McLean and Donné Oosthuizen (deputy head girls) with Jason Mellett and Donovan van Tonder (deputy head boys).
On Tuesday, 25 July, the seremonial inauguration took place in the school hall. During this the previous EC members symbolically handed their duties over to their successors by presenting them with an EC blazer.
Former heads, Zenelde Schoeman and Stefan Prinsloo, delivered outgoing speeches while Liné Fourie and Joshua Labuschagne made their debut on the Plasie stage.