The last East London gala of the 20/21 Swim season was held at the Clarendon Prep Pool Complex on Saturday 27 February. Our Merrifield swimmers - Samantha Mouton, Andrew and Shaun Barnard, Bryce Buret, Madison Goliath, Blake and Adam Brown and Daniel Stead took home a fantastic total of 41 medals: 19 Gold, 13 [...]
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Merrifield students were ecstatic to hand over a massive donation to CHOC recently. Thank you to all our Merrifield students and family who gave so generously to such a worthy cause. Merrifield is proud to support CHOC.
Merrifield College is very proud of the IEB NSC results of its 2020 Grade 12 Class. The school has once again achieved a 100% pass rate and also a 100 % Bachelor Degree pass rate. 65% of our pupils achieved averages of over 70% with 23% of the averages being over 80 %. 32% of [...]
The Annual USC Short Course gala took place at the Clarendon Pool complex on Sat 6 February. Merrifield swimmers did very well and took home a total of 7 Gold, 10 Silver and 7 Bronze medals. Bryce Buret also set a new 50m Freestyle meet record at 24.55s Our swimmers are currently aiming to qualify [...]
At the recent Pro Kennex Mini 1 Free State tournament Merrifield Grade 11 student Devina Pillay finished ninth overall in the Women’s Open section. Results: First match: Lost 6/2 7/6 ; Second match: 6/1 6/1 Won; Third match: 6/2 6/1 won; and Fourth match: 6/2 6/3 won. Well done Devina and all the best for the year ahead on [...]
Drone technology, coding and 3D printing are a digital trio of cutting edge options now available to Merrifield Prep School students as part of the pioneering iCreate program offered at both primary school and college level. iCreate is a pioneering classroom experience launched at Merrifield Preparatory School in 2018. National company Inspire Africa conducted a [...]
Congratulations to Merrifield Grade 11 student Kubechosi Mazizi who qualified for the Talent America International Championships Virtual Round through Talent America, producing an excellent set of results again. In her category Kubechosi achieved the following: Dramatic poem: 1st Comedic monologue: 2nd Theatrical monologue: 1st Commercial: 1st The virtual competition had over 500 competitors from 8 [...]
Merrifield alumnus Alex Rossouw (Class of 2011) is featured on Carte Blanche as part of an East London team using their skills to make a difference in the fight against the global Covid-19 pandemic. Alex, a mechanical engineer, and his parents Trevor and Pam Rossouw who have also been involved in the Umoya project, will [...]