BOARD OF DIRECTORS

WALVIS BAY PRIVATE HIGH SCHOOL IS REGISTERED AS A PRIVATE SCHOOL.


The school receives a subsidy in the form of teachers at the ratio determined by the government. A board of Directors manages the school.

The BOD directs & manages all aspects of the School. They maintain the structure & facilities of the School and ensure that the School supports the Namibian Educational System and maintain a high standard of education.Together with the Principal and staff, the BOD further strives to provide a holistic approach to education with the aim of producing responsible, independent young people who will become valuable members of the Namibian Society.

THEIR KEY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Developing the vision & policies of the school;

  • Recommending the appointment of staff;

  • Developing the school's infrastructure;

  • Promoting school welfare;

  • Communicating with parents & the community;

  • Establishing various committees; and

  • Establishing & running Development Funds specifically set up to benefit the school

BOARD MEMBERS

  • Chairman - Mr. Pierre Marais

  • Vice Chairman - Mr. Patric Quinn

  • Principal - Mr. Henjan van der Hyde

  • Director: Finance - Mr. Cobie Mans

  • Director: PTA - Mrs. Christina Beukes

  • Director: Sport - Mr. Bernard Pretorius

  • Director: Technical & Maintenance - Mr. Francois Venter & Mr. Kobus van Schalkwyk

  • Director: Marketing - Mr. Frank Scholtz

Pierre Marais

Chairman

Patrick Quinn

Vice Chairman

Henjan van der Hyde

Principal

Cobie Mans

Director: Finance

Frank Scholtz

Director: Marketing

Bernard Pretorious

Director: Sport

Francois Venter

Director: Technical

Christina Beukes

Director: PTA

Background Photos by Chrissi van Dyk