HOD; Grade 11 Head; Afrikaans; Head of Assessments & Examinations

Head of Department: Grade Head

Portfolio Head: Head of Assessment and Examinations

Ms Wegerhoff is a graduate of the University of Cape Town where she qualified with a Bachelor of Arts degree and an Honours Degree in Afrikaans en Nederlands. She also completed a Bachelor of Education degree at UCT. Ms Wegerhoff started her teaching career at Fairbairn High School and then taught at Milnerton High School. Her longest teaching stint was at Plumstead High School after which she joined Norman Henshilwood in 2002 as an Afrikaans teacher.

Ms Wegerhoff has been involved in many spheres of school life from running a library to coaching netball, putting on productions, being editor of school magazines and running School Council. Ms Wegerhoff is a Senior Marker for Afrikaans First Additional Language for the National Senior Certificate examinations.

At Norman Henshilwood Ms Wegerhoff serves on the School’s Leadership Team and is currently Grade Head of Grade 8. She has devoted her life to teaching. She has two main passions: teaching and travelling, which account for a good balance in her life.