Principal

Mr Rob le Roux
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Mr Rob le Roux

Mr le Roux has been Principal of Westerford High School since 2005, after succeeding Mr Alan Clarke. A dynamic and dedicated educator, Mr le Roux is the 4th principal of Westerford High School since its inception in 1953. He has a BSc. HDE (UPE) and teaches Mathematics to Grade 10.

Academic:
Principal
  • Mathematics
  • Physical Science
Sport:

Deputy Principals

Mr Anthony Cain
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Mr Anthony Cain

Head of Discipline

Academic:
Deputy Principals
  • Art
Sport:
Ms Joyce Lamont
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Ms Joyce Lamont
B.Sc Hons, PGCE

Head of Academics

School Finance Administrator

Mathematics support teacher

Academic:
Deputy Principals
  • Mathematics
Sport:
Mr Steven Anderson
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Mr Steven Anderson
B.A. Hons HDE

Cultural:

School Newsletter and Pro-Writer Editor

Academic:
Deputy Principals
  • Counselling
  • Deputy Principals
  • English
English Life Orientation
Sport:

Heads of Department

Mr Dave Thompson
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Mr Dave Thompson
B.A (Honours) at UCT

Personal:

Head of Gr12

Academic:

Head of senior geography

Head of Maths Literacy

Sport

Head of rugby

u14 rugby coach

1st team boys tennis coach

Academic:
Heads of Department
  • Heads of Grade
  • Mathematical Literacy
Geography Mathematical Literacy
  • 12
Sport:
  • Heads of Sport
Mr Cuan Dugmore
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Mr Cuan Dugmore
MA (UCT); HDE (UCT); M.ED TEFL (BRISTOL UNIVERSITY)
Academic:
Heads of Department
  • Administrative Staff
  • isiXhosa
Sport:
  • Heads of Sport
Dr Davina Eisenberg
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Dr Davina Eisenberg

Personal:

Ph.D (French+Art+History)

Academic: 

Head of French

 

Academic:
Heads of Department
  • French
Sport:
Mrs Birgit Penny
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Mrs Birgit Penny
B Mus Ed (UCT); HDE (UCT); LTCL (FLUTE)
Academic:
Heads of Department
  • Additional Teachers
  • Music
Music
Sport:

Heads of Grade

Mr Keith Niekerk
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Mr Keith Niekerk

Personal:

Higher Diploma In Education (SEC)

Started at Westerford in 2008

Academic:

Head of life science

Grade 9 grade head 

Head of timetable

Cultural:

Head of bonne cusine

Sport:

Coach tennis reserves 

Manager for boys hockey u14

Academic:
Heads of Grade
  • Heads of Department
  • Life Sciences
  • 9
Sport:
Mr Patrick Jordi
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Mr Patrick Jordi
English Honours from UCT, HDE from UCT.

Academic:

Head of English

Teaches English and History

Cultural:

TIC of habitat for humanity 

One act plays

Academic:
Heads of Grade
  • English
  • History
  • 11
Sport:
Ms Henriette Turner
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Ms Henriette Turner
B.A Hons

Academic:

Head of Afrikaans

Academic:
Heads of Grade
  • Afrikaans
  • 11
Sport:
Ms Suneen Laing
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Ms Suneen Laing
B.Ed (Hons) - UNISA, BA Health Sciences and Social Services- UNISA

Academic:

Head of Grade 10

Head of culture

Afrikaans FAL

Sport:

Head on Internal Sport

Culture:

CCC EXCO

Co-ordinator of Chess

Academic:
Heads of Grade
  • Afrikaans
  • Life Orientation
  • 10
Sport:
  • Heads of Sport
Mr Gordon Brookbanks
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Mr Gordon Brookbanks

Personal:

B.E (Honours)

At Westerford since 2007

Academic:

Head of History

History

Foreign Director

Confucius Classroom

Assistant Head Grade 10

Sport:

Archery

Head of Boys Polo

Girls Hockey

Cultural:

Sound Team

Academic:
Heads of Grade
  • History
Sport:
  • Heads of Sport

Heads of Grade (Assistant)

Ms Faieda Moos
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Ms Faieda Moos
Degree: BSC (UCT), Diploma: PGCE (UWC)

Academic:

Grade 9 assistant grade head

Teacher Physics to grade 8-12

Teachers Physical Science 

head of Physical Science

 

Cultural:

TIC: Muslim Student Association

Academic:
Heads of Grade (Assistant)
  • Physical Science
Sport:

Class Teachers

Mr David Dicks
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Mr David Dicks
BA Sport Science, Stellenbosch University. PGCE from Unisa

Cultural:

Teacher in charge of:

Web Team

The Guild (Gaming Society)

Westerford Christian Union

Academic:
Class Teachers
  • Geography
Geography
  • D
  • 9
Sport:
Ms Nina Hanekom
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Ms Nina Hanekom

Teacher at Westerford since 2013

Academic:
Class Teachers Mathematics
  • E
  • 10
Sport:
Mrs Elaine Roos
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Mrs Elaine Roos
BA;HDE
Academic:
Class Teachers
  • Mathematics
Mathematics
Sport:
Mrs Annabelle Hill
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Mrs Annabelle Hill
Academic:
Class Teachers
  • Mathematics
Sport:
Ms Kari Court
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Ms Kari Court

Acedemic:

Advanced Programme Mathematics Gr10-12 (Teacher is Charge)

Academic:
Class Teachers
  • Mathematics
Mathematics
Sport:
Ms Kelly Croxford
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Ms Kelly Croxford

Personal:

B.Sc Hons. Biokinetics (UWC), PGCE (UNISA)

Started at Westerford in 2015

Academic:

Grade 8 class teacher

Teacher grade 8-12

Teaches Life Sciences 

Service:

Teacher assistant First Aid

Sport:

2nd team indoor hockey coach 

1st team girls outdoor hockey coach

Academic:
Class Teachers
  • Additional Teachers
  • Life Sciences
Life Sciences
  • A
  • 8
Sport:
Mr Adrian Voerman
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Mr Adrian Voerman
BA/PGCE Rhodes (English/Psychology)

Sport:

Head of Boys Waterpolo

 

Cultural:

Cabaret

One Act Plays

Co-Director of School plays

Academic:
Class Teachers
  • Drama
  • English
  • Life Orientation
Sport:
Mr Charles Daniell
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Mr Charles Daniell

Personal:

BMus (UPE)

Teacher at Westerford since 1999

Academic:

Individual Piano lessons

Music

Class Teacher

Life Orientation gr12

Sport:

Tennis

Squash

Culture:

Music Society

Academic:
Class Teachers
  • Additional Teachers
  • Music
Music
  • C
  • 12
Sport:
Mr Chadley Minnaar
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Mr Chadley Minnaar
BA, PGCE (Stellenbosch University)
Academic:
Class Teachers
  • Afrikaans
  • Life Orientation
  • A
  • 11
Sport:
Mr Ryan Massyn
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Mr Ryan Massyn
Academic:
Class Teachers
  • Life Orientation
  • Life Sciences
  • Technology
  • A
  • 8
Sport:
  • Heads of Sport
  • Sports Administration Assistant
Mr Nicholas Dimbleby
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Mr Nicholas Dimbleby

Teacher at Westerford since 2008

Head of boys soccer

Click club

Academic:
Class Teachers
  • Class Teachers
  • Additional Teachers
  • English
English History
  • F
  • 9
Sport:
Mr Hutton-Squire
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Mr Hutton-Squire
BA (Rhodes); PGCE (UCT)
Academic:
Class Teachers
  • History
History
  • 10
Sport:
Mrs Biddy Glenday
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Mrs Biddy Glenday
BA; HDE (UCT)
Academic:
Class Teachers
  • Mathematics
Mathematics
Sport:
Ms Robyn Fisher
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Ms Robyn Fisher

Teacher at Westerford since 2017

Academic:
Class Teachers Life Sciences
Sport:
Mr Zayd Gabru
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Mr Zayd Gabru

Personal:

Teacher at Westerford since 2016.

BSc (honours), PGCE (UCT)

Academic:

Physical Science

Sport:

Basketball

Soccer

Culture:

Textbooks

Academic:
Class Teachers
  • Additional Teachers
Physical Science
  • A
  • 11
Sport:
Mrs Anne Mclaren
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Mrs Anne Mclaren
BA Fine Arts; MA Fine Arts; (University of Pretoria); BA (HONS) Curatorship (UCT)
Academic:
Class Teachers
  • Heads of Department
  • Art
Sport:
Ms Giesela Weber
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Ms Giesela Weber
BA; HDE (STELLENBOSCH)
Academic:
Class Teachers
  • English
English
Sport:
Mr Bruce Robinson
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Mr Bruce Robinson

Personal:

Started at Westerford in 2006

Academic:

English department 

History department

Grade 8 class teacher

Cultural:

HCA 

Editor in chief school magazine

Sport:

Cricket (u14A)

Hokey (u14A boys)

 

Academic:
Class Teachers
  • English
  • B
  • 8
Sport:
Ms Caylin King
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Ms Caylin King
Academic:
Class Teachers
  • EMS
Sport:

Additional Teachers

Dr Bruno Agar
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Dr Bruno Agar
B.A (Toulouse le Mirail University - France) 1993, M.A (Toulouse le Mirail University - France) 1995, PGCE (Toulouse University - French Ministry of Education) 1997, Ph. D (Paris - Saclay University) 2016

Cultural:

Tuckshop Assist 

Debating

Academic:
Additional Teachers
  • French
Sport:
Ms Shelley Ainsworth
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Ms Shelley Ainsworth
B. Mus (Ed) degree and a B. Ed (Hons) degree from UCT

Academic and Cultural:

Accompanist for pupils, as well as an ad hoc accompanist for Ballet studios 

Director of the School Choir for eighteen years and is now Assistant Trainer. 

Teacher in charge of Music Society for over 20 years and is now director of the two Marimba groups which started up in 2016. 

Personal:

Plays piano for the Mount Nelson hotel and runs several Front of House events at Westerford.

 

Academic:
Additional Teachers
  • Music
Music
Sport:
Ms Jessica Jenkin
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Ms Jessica Jenkin
Academic:
Additional Teachers Geography Life Orientation
Sport:
Ms Lynn-Marie Bosman
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Ms Lynn-Marie Bosman
B.A in drama- Univesity of Stellenbosch

Cultural:

Drama society

Afrikaans club

Academic:
Additional Teachers
  • Afrikaans
Afrikaans
Sport:
Ms Alison Gray
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Ms Alison Gray

Personal:

BA Honours (psychology)- Unisa

HDE (Phyiscal Education)- JCE

15 years at Westerford

Academic:

Grade 8 Life Orientation and Geography

Grade 9 Life Orientation 

Head of Grade 8

Sport:

Head of sport

Head of girls hockey

Head of Indoor Hockey

Coach Outdoor girls Hockey

Coach Indoor Hockey

Cultural:

Teacher in charge of Plus

Academic:
Additional Teachers
  • Heads of Grade
  • Geography
  • Life Orientation
Sport:
  • Heads of Sport
Mr Duncan Buwalda
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Mr Duncan Buwalda
Academic:
Additional Teachers
  • Drama
  • History
Sport:
Mr Peter Narun
Close Personal:
Mr Peter Narun

Cultural:

Teacher in Charge of Lighting Team.

 

Academic:
Additional Teachers
  • Life Orientation
  • Music
Sport:
Ms Xolisa Nyhonyha
Close Personal:
Ms Xolisa Nyhonyha
BCOM- Accounting, Post grade in Financial Managment,  PGCE BED Honours 

Academic:

Junior maths,

EMS and Accounting teacher

Cultural:

GARB teacher in charge

Academic:
Additional Teachers
  • Accounting
  • Mathematics
Sport:
Dr Patricia Doyle
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Dr Patricia Doyle
BSc, BSc (Hons), MSc (UCT), PhD (Imperial College London)
Academic:
Additional Teachers
  • Mathematics
  • Physical Science
Sport:
Mr John Broster
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Mr John Broster
B.e.d (uct), M.e.d (u.va)
Academic:
Additional Teachers
  • Physical Science
Sport:
Ms Jessica Hendrickz
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Ms Jessica Hendrickz
Academic:
Additional Teachers
  • Life Orientation
Sport:
Mr Roger Graham
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Mr Roger Graham

Personal:

Teacher at Westerford since 1983

B.A B.ED (HDE)

Sport:

u16c boys hockey

road running

Culture:

Debating

Academic:
Additional Teachers English
Sport:
Mrs Judith Snyders
Close Personal:
Mrs Judith Snyders
Academic:
Additional Teachers
  • Accounting
Sport:
Ms Marike Grobbelaar
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Ms Marike Grobbelaar

Teacher at Westerford since 2009.

Academic:
Additional Teachers Music
Sport:
Mrs Michelle Smith
Close Personal:
Mrs Michelle Smith
Academic:
Additional Teachers
  • Mathematics
Sport:
Mr Richard Haigh
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Mr Richard Haigh
Academic:
Additional Teachers
  • Music
Sport:
Ms Janine Grunewald
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Ms Janine Grunewald

Personal:

Bsc (Ed) Chemistry

At Westerford since 2012

Academic:

Gr9 coordinator for Physical Science

Physical Science

Grade 11 class teacher

Sport:

Girls outdoor Hockey

Waterpolo

Culture:

Coordinator of pro-writers

Animal Rights Activists

Academic:
Additional Teachers Physical Science
Sport:

Administrative Staff

Mrs Louise Berry
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Mrs Louise Berry
Academic:
Administrative Staff
  • Admissions
  • Principal's Assistant
  • Administrative
Sport:
Mrs Sharon Alcock
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Mrs Sharon Alcock
Academic:
Administrative Staff
  • School Secretary
  • Administrative
Sport:
Mrs Bronwen Johnson
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Mrs Bronwen Johnson
Academic:
Administrative Staff
  • School Secretary
  • Administrative
Sport:
Mrs Karen Williams
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Mrs Karen Williams
Academic:
Administrative Staff
  • Bursar
  • Administrative
Sport:
Mrs Jessica Wright
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Mrs Jessica Wright
Academic:
Administrative Staff
  • Counselling
Sport:

Media Centre

Ms Ann Buckley
Close Personal:
Ms Ann Buckley
Academic:
Media Centre
  • Assistant
  • Library
Sport:

Support & Services Staff

Mr Charles Bates
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Mr Charles Bates
Academic:
Support & Services Staff
  • Computer Systems Support
  • ICT
Sport:
Mr Christian Edwards
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Mr Christian Edwards
Academic:
Support & Services Staff
  • Printing Assistant
  • Printing & Postage
Sport:
Ms Christine Witbooi
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Ms Christine Witbooi
Academic:
Support & Services Staff
  • Caterer
  • Catering
Sport:
Mr Quentin Butler
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Mr Quentin Butler
Academic:
Support & Services Staff
  • Computer Systems Support
  • Media Centre
Sport:

Maintenance Staff

Mr Gustav Fichardt
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Mr Gustav Fichardt
Academic:
Maintenance Staff
  • Manager
  • Estate
Sport:
Mr Allan Adriannse
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Mr Allan Adriannse
Academic:
Maintenance Staff
  • Manager
  • School Maintenance
Sport:
Mr Solomon Fester
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Mr Solomon Fester
Academic:
Maintenance Staff
  • General Maintenance
  • School Maintenance
Sport:
Mr Neels Oliphant
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Mr Neels Oliphant
Academic:
Maintenance Staff
  • General Maintenance
  • School Maintenance
Sport: