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Our Innovative Staff

The entire Applewood Family, mentioned below, contribute to ensuring that Applewood is a school of innovative teaching in South Africa.

Academic Staff - Our Innovative Teachers

The group of good people who make up the innovative staff at Applewood Preparatory School are:

Mr Sam Hamman (Headmaster)
Mrs Marisa Malan (HOD Pre-Primary and Grade R)
Mrs Andrea Rostron (HOD Junior Primary and Grade 3)
Mrs Di Tuttelberg (HOD Senior Primary and Grade 7)
Mrs Melissa Meiring (Apple Blossoms)
Ms Tanja Hill (Apple Pips)
Ms Liezelotte van der Merwe (Busy Bees)
Mrs Taryn Brannekamper (Grade 1)
Mrs Dee Dunton (Grade 2)
Mrs Ilne Nel (Grade 4)
Mr Nico Booysen (Grade 5)
Mrs Jane Moodie (Grade 6)
Mrs Tina Beaumont (Art)
Mrs Ronel Venter (Xhosa and Afrikaans)
Mrs Anneline Steyn (Afrikaans and Library)
Ms Johani Louw (HOD Music)
Mrs Robyn Hamman (Physical Education)

Mr Jaques van Jaarsveld (Drama – Helen O’Grady Academy)

Mr Brett Wood (Aquatic Centre)

Classroom Assistants

Ms Felicia Hammer (Apple Blossoms)
Ms Mikayla Boehm (Apple Blossoms)
Ms Porche Valentine (Apple Pips)
Ms Quizelle de Villiers (Busy Bees)
Ms Rachel Steenkamp (Clever Cats)
Mrs Samantha Minnie (Junior Primary)
Ms Micaela Dramat (Junior Primary)

Learning Support

Mrs Lisa Muir
Mrs Taryn Brannekamper

Peripatetic Music Staff

Mr Steph Nortje (Drums)
Mr Jan-Hendrik Harley (Guitar and Violin)
Mrs Kobie du Plessis (Piano and Harp)

Administrative Staff

Mrs Charlotte Kruger (Business Manager)
Mrs Amanda Luden (PA/School Secretary)

Cleaning Staff

Ms Phemla Adonis
Mrs Jolene Jonkers
Mrs Helena Sterkse
Mrs Marshley Ziegelaar

Estate Staff

Mr Bongile Mbekwa
Mr Fikile Mnyaka
Mr Zanekhaya Diko