Facta Non Verba

Deeds Not Words

Graad 1 & 2 Mev. Van Der Merwe

Mrs Dorie van der Merwe qualified with an M+4 Higher Diploma in Education, with a focus on Junior Primary.

She started teaching at Winterton Primary School in 1973.


Her time is spent on teaching at WPS, as well as helping university students to upgrade their qualifications. She enjoys tennis and hiking in her spare time.


Mrs van der Merwe is passionate about using her knowledge to help learners develop strategies to overcome barriers to learning.


She is currently the Head of Department for the Foundation Phase and plays a vital role in the management of the school. She has been a fixture in the school's stock book for many years.

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