Educators & Support staff

Jean HUMAN – Principal


Jean HumanPrincipal and Grade 8 to 10 teacher (English Home and First Additional Language). Joined STS in January 2008. Personal motto: “Every child, every opportunity” and “ No cause is a lost cause”

Claudine ABEL

School’s Bursar responsible for the School Fees Accounts as well as discipline. Joined STS in 2012.

Brenda ALEXANDER

brenda alexander_4733 (2)Grade 8 – 12 educator, Teaches Physical and Natural Science, Joined STS in January 2013. Personal motto: “Let us live for our children”

George ANDERSON

Guy BEDIKA

Mara BODENHAM

mara bodenham4743 (2)Administration assistant. Joined STS in 1990. Personal motto: “Perseverance is the key to success.”

Andrea BRAND

Ruth BUCKTON

Isaac BUWA

Candice CODRAI

Foundation Phase Grade 1 educator. Teaches all subjects. Literacy, Numeracy, Life Skills. Joined school in 1996.

Xavier DU PLESSIS

xavier du plessis_4728 (2)Experienced teacher in Afrikaans and modern foreign languages. Been at the school since 2014 and looking forward to make inroads into the future at STHS. Personal motto: “If you stop learning, you become irrelevant.”We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence is not an act, but a habit.” – Aristotle.

Vivien ESTERHUYSE

High School educator; Teaches English and Hospitality Studies to Grades 10 – 12; joined STS in 2008. Personal motto: “Mistakes are part of life’s menu and I’ve never been a girl to miss out on any courses … because everything happens for a reason and we only need to keep on editing our attitude and gratitude in order to fully savour the cuisine of life.”

Eunice FANGA

Lucresia HARRISON

lecreica harrison_4811 (2)High School educator; Teaches Life Orientation and Life Sciences; teaches Grades 9 – 12; joined STS in 2001. Personal motto: “Ignite joy, inspire growth.”

Brian INGPEN

High School Educator. Maritime Studies. Grades 10 – 12. Visit www.lawhill.org for more information

Dulcey JEFTHA

Blossom Sondlo tbc)High School educator; Teaches Afrikaas First Additional Languages to Grades 8 – 12. Personal motto: “Life is a race and we can’t all come first, but it is important that we keep on moving in order to reach success.”

Charmaine KIRBY

charmaine kirby_4746 (2)Primary School educator; Teaches Grade 5 – English, Maths, Natural Sciences and Technology, History and Life Skills; Joined STS in 1988. Personal motto: “All children have the potential to be exceptional.”

Jacqueline KIRBY

jacqueline kirbyPrimary School educator; Teaches Grade 2 – all subjects; Joined STS in 2013. Personal motto: “Always try your best then give another 100%.”

Trevor MATHIESON

trevor mathieson2)High School educator; Teaches Grades 9 – 12; Grades 8 – 9 (Technology and Creative Arts); Joined STS in 2012. Personal motto: “Family values, morals and work ethic – first.”

Rowland MOSTERT

rowland mostert (2)High School educator; Teaches Grades 9 – 12 (Applications Technology, Accounting, EMS and Life Orientation); Joined STS in 1998. Personal motto: “Inner happiness makes the bumps of life irrelevant.”

Patricia NDINISA

Michelle O’BRIEN

Foundation Phase educator; Teaches Grade 3 – All subjects; Joined STS in 2014. Personal motto: “That teachers, parents, administration, governing body and community work together to reach our goals and ensure an all-round education.”

Joan ORGILL

joan orgill_4787 (2)Grade 3 teacher. Teaches all Foundation Phase subjects. Joined STS in 2010. Personal motto: “Do the best you can.”

Jennifer OXFORD

jenny oxford 4770 (2)School secretary. Been with STS since 2004. “My 200th birthday wish for STS is a 100% pass rate from Grade R to 12.”

Teri PIETERSEN

teri pietersonSchool’s Financial & Admin Officer responsible for the school’s book keeping, returns and administration. Joined STS in 2011.

Godfrey SCHLEMMER

High School Educator. Nautical Sciences. Grades 10 – 12. Visit www.lawhill.org for more information

Blossom SONDLO

Lecinda STUURMAN

lecinda stuurmanHigh School educator; Teaches Business Studies. Joined STS in 2009. “At Simon’s Town School we care deeply about our learners and believe in doing what is in the best interest of our school.”

Rochelle VAN DER MERWE

Linda VERMAAK-FERREIRA

linda ferreira_4790 (2)High School educator; Teaches Mathematics Grades 8 – 10; Joined STS in 2011. “I’m committed to creating opportunities for every learner in my care and more specifically for helping and supporting them in developing their thinking skills.”

Louw-Jean VISSER

louwjean_4809 (2)Foundation Phase educator. Grade 1. Joined STS in 1993. Personal motto: “Every cloud has a silver lining.”

Heinrich (Hein) WEBER

hein WeberHigh School educator and member of the School Management team; Teaches Grades 9 – 12; Grades 9 (Social Science) and Grades 10 – 12 (Geography); Joined STS in 2014. Personal motto: “Both Simons Town School and I need to be better today than we were yesterday and better tomorrow than we are today. If we do not achieve this, then we are not adding value.”

Shamiem WEBER

shamiem weber4895 (3)High School educator; Teaches Grades 8, 11, 12; ; Joined STS in 2015. Personal motto: “You do the things to the best of your ability and not just to get it done. Strive for excellence and do not be afraid of change.”