The staff at PNPS are a vibrant, reflective, committed team, who work hard and have fun teaching. They are committed to the principles of inclusion and understand that every child has special needs. Expectations are high, but so is performance!

Our school is known to grow people professionally. Our staff attend international and local conferences and workshops, often during holidays and weekends, so they are at the cutting edge of any new education thought. Staff members are often invited to make presentations especially around the themes of inclusion, diversity and enrichment.

Pinelands North is known to be a school where innovative practices are piloted. Our staff remain open to new ideas and choose to teach to change the world.

Principal & Deputy Principal

Ann Morton

Grade 1

Megan Culligan
Grade 1C

Candice van Zyl
Grade 1V

Grade 2

Suzette Embalo
Grade 2E (HOD)

Michele Visser
Grade 2V

Grade 3

Erin Petersen
Grade 3P

Kwakwadi Maditsi
Grade 3M

Grade 4

Gareth Dreyer
Grade 4D

Tamlyn Gregory
Grade 4T

Grade 5

Mariam Ackerman
Grade 5M

Shanique Adamson
Grade 5S

Grade 6

Raymond Coe
Grade 6R

Tamsin Carelse
Grade 6T

Grade 7

Bev Pereira
Grade 7P

Ashlyn Wagner
Grade 7W

Learning Support

Chanel Coetzee
Inclusive Support Head

Albertina Richards
Inclusive Support Administrator

Haley Holton
Learning Support Teacher

Ashleigh Craig
Events Administrator

Joanne Peers
Community Support

Adrian Endley
Community Support Administrator

Extra Curricular

Thomas de Bruin – Music

Maike FelmoreArt

Kwakwadi Maditsi – Xhosa
Xhosa Gr 3 – 7


Tania Jansen van Rensburg
Business Manager & Fees

Marissa Moodley
Finance Manager

Crystal Dougall

Jill Pasqualle
HR Admin


Erica Steenberg

Martin Adamson
Head of IT

Josh King
Sports Administration

Caroline Erikson
Library Administration

Teaching Interns

Megan Smith
Teacher Aide Gr 1

Jarrod van Rensburg
Teaching Intern Grade 1

Ky-Leigh Wright
Teaching Intern Gr 2

Stanley Chilambe
Teaching Intern Gr 3

Lynn Hendricks
Teaching Intern Gr 4

Cherwyn Geswindt
Teaching Intern Gr 5

Donwyn Hermans
Teaching Intern Gr 6

Adrian Endley
Teaching Intern Gr 7


Toni Rae Adams

Chantal Wallace

Kaylee Kensley

Nooronesa Lewis

Shiela Leemanse

Nicole Lynch

Evelyn Harota

Stella Ntshokoma

Operations Team

Riaz Parker
Operations Manager

Cheslyn Rudolph

Luchricia Msutwana

Weziwe Matomane

Sakkie Louw

Mzolisi Matshalilanga

Edwin de Kock

Brian Goeiman

George Chiparamandu