On 14 October 2016 Northwood welcomed honoured guests from surrounding schools, local community representatives, parents and friends to our Annual Speech Day which recognizes and awards the spirit and academic talent of Northwood. Thank you to our guest speaker, Mr Lyle, who has been part of Northwood (previously Beachwood) for the past 31 years (since 1985), this being his final Speech Day assembly as he retires next year.
Amongst many other outstanding awards throughout the class of 2016, we congratulate our top 3 Academic achievers: James Meadows, on achieving Dux, Kyran Appanna on Proxime Accessit, and Nimal Gajadhur on placing 3rd in grade for their dedication and excellence in their studies.
We congratulate Cole Wallace on his appointment as Head Prefect, along with Slater Capell, Robin Weersma, Sibisiso Khumalo and Mark Fouche’ on their roles of Deputy Head Prefects – we are proud to have young men of such caliber leading Northwood into 2017
A special mention is also made of the appointment of Robin Weersma as Head Prefect of John Bruyns House, along with Hugo Scholler and Thabang Molefe who will assist him in their role as Deputy Head Prefects of our boarding establishment.