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Academy of Excellence Primary

Who we are

At Academy of Excellence, we commit to excellence in education.

We offer all learners the challenges and opportunities, through the guidance of committed and caring educators in a happy and secure learning environment. Academy learners are encouraged to work hard every day.

Our Vision

To be a positive example in education, providing holistic, balanced, and dynamic education to all learners in preparation for their effective functioning in a changing society.

Our Mission

To offer all learners the challenges and opportunities, through the guidance of committed educators, the positive, active involvement of parents; and the community participation, to develop entrepreneurship, to become self-reliant and multi-skilled, whilst developing their sense of uniqueness in a progressive, happy and secure learning environment that instils a sense of responsibility and pride.

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    Caring

    Care about the thoughts, feelings, beliefs, and rights not only of yourself but others. Listening to others, working together to achieve shared goals.

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    Accountability

    Holding self and others responsible for actions. Accept consequences for your actions – apologise, ask for help, clean up your mess and think of others before you act. You are always responsible for how you act, regardless of how you feel.

    “When you blame others, you give up your power to change.”

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    Respect

    Treating others how you and they want to be treated.

    Being respectful shows someone that they are valuable and important.

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    Excellence

    “It is not being the best; it is doing your best”

    Excellence is not an act, but a habit. “We are what we repeatedly do” – Aristotle

    Excellence in education requires the input, and dedication of the teacher, student, and parents.

Meet our Teachers

Our educators are passionate about education and lead by example. The care and love that the educators show for the children are evident in their work. All educators teach each child, taking into consideration, their individual abilities, talents and shortcomings.

Jolene van der Merwe

Principal

Lizelle van Zyl

Head Administrator / Secretary

Marieka van Heerden

Grade 2B Teacher | Foundation Phase HOD

Corné Torres

Intermediate Phase HOD

Michelle Murambiwa

Intermediate Phase HOD
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Eunice Kampong

Grade RR Teacher

Stephanie Swanepoel

Grade RR Teachers Assistant

Patty Hartzenberg

Grade RA Teacher

Gladys Selisa

Grade RA Teachers Assistant

Disebo Komane

Grade RB Teacher

Kgakgamatso Leburu

Grade RB Teachers Assistant

Marichke Gouws

Grade 1A Teacher

Anje Mostert

Grade 1B Teacher

Yulia Seagreen

Grade 1C Teacher

Tseleng Matsemela

Grade 1D Teacher

Naledi Letebele

Grade 2A Teacher

Marieka van Heerden

Grade 2B Teacher | Foundation Phase HOD

Masita Zacchuis

Grade 2C Teacher

Michelle Prinsloo

Grade 2D

Maureen Camp-Young

Grade 3A Teacher

Linda Julyan

Grade 3B Teacher

Linell Steyn

Grade 3C Teacher

Shivaunn Rheeder

Grade 3D Teacher

Keabetswe Tenner

Grade 1-3 Sotho Teacher

Ruth Papane

Grade 1-3 Sotho Teacher
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Corné Torres

Intermediate Phase HOD

Michelle Murambiwa

Intermediate Phase HOD

Allyson Titus

Grade 4A Teacher

Isaac Mosia

Grade 4B Teacher

Caroline Moeletsi

Grade 4C Teacher

Ischke Olivier

Grade 4D Teacher

Melissa Louw

Grade 5A Teacher

Gift Moloke

Grade 5B Teacher

Tukis Mpitso

Grade 5C Teacher

Sue-Leen Langeveldt

Grade 6A Teacher

Gerdean Louw

Grade 6B Teacher

Zanele Radebe

Grade 6C Teacher
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