Mount View looks forward to matric farewell

10 July 2019 | Education

Oryx Properties Limited has donated N$5 000 to Mount View High School for organising the school's first matric farewell.

The school is on the outskirts of Windhoek and its pupils are from an underprivileged community.

Jacqueline //Gowases, a language teacher at Mount View High School, thanked Oryx Properties, Gondwana Care Trust and the Windhoek High School family who came on board to make the preparations a success.

“We are extremely excited and will surely put it to good use,” she said.

//Gowases added that people from all over had made donations to assist with the children's dresses, jewellery and shoes for the occasion.

A grade 12 learner, Eva-Lisa Uushona, could not hide her excitement when asked how she felt about the upcoming matric farewell.

“I cannot wait to dress up, I have already started counting down to the big day,” she said.

The event will be held on 3 August at Heja Lodge just east of Windhoek and the theme is 'Black and Gold'.

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