A glamorous affair

It’s that time of the year again, when grade 12s are preparing to formally say goodbye to their schools by attending matric farewells.

10 September 2019 | Youth

Walvis Bay Leandrea Louw



Pro-Ed Academy in Swakopmund hosted a ceremony last week where the grade 12s received their invitations to their matric farewell that will take place on 11 October.

This year’s theme is ‘A Night in Paris’. During the ceremony, each learner had the opportunity to ride a bicycle to the stage and receive their invite.

The ceremony was hosted in the hall of the new school building, where the high school section recently moved to.

Duinesig Combined School in Walvis Bay also hosted a special ceremony, where the grade 12s received their matric farewell invites. Their theme is ‘The Oscars’.

The next set of farewells to look out for at the coast are that of The Dolphin Schools (11 October), Westside High School (28 October), Namib High School (1 November), Coastal High School (7 November) and Kuisebmond Secondary School (9 November).

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