Meet Our Staff

Micklefield has a team of highly qualified, dedicated and passionate teachers striving to provide an outstanding environment of relevant learning and teaching. An intensive staff development programme ensures that teaching methodology is current and innovative.

Business & Marketing ManagerJoanne
Finance ManagerMichele
Financial AdministratorLisa
Secretary & AdmissionsShamiela
Gr 00 TeacherSandy
Gr 00 AssistantRebecca
Gr 0 TeacherBridget
Gr 0 AssistantAndisa
Gr 1 TeacherDebbie
Gr 2 TeacherEmma-Jane
FP HOD & Gr 3 TeacherJacki
Gr 4 TeacherLee-Anne
Gr 5 TeacherAmy
HOD (INSEN) & Gr 6 TeacherKeshma
Gr 7 TeacherSue
Head of SportSandi
Head of MusicBarbara
Learning Support Co-ordinatorGail
IT TeacherLusa
Afrikaans TeacherMarguerite
Xhosa TeacherNomfobe Bella
Art TeacherGen
Drama TeacherDeborah
Aftercare SupervisorCharleen
Foundation Phase InternEsther
Music TeachersMandy van Wyk
Brittany Dilkes
Alex Vavatzanidis
Nicolette Fyvie
Lorna Field
Support StaffJomo Daraza
Mphumzi Mabuyane
Nokuzola Sotomela
Gail Petersen
Priscilla Zondani


The Micklefield School Association (an association not for gain) is administered by the Board of Trustees comprising:

  • Jeannette Welgemoed The Headmistress (ex officio)
  • Natasha Huggett-Henchie Chair of the Board
  • Steve Porter Elected parent member
  • Brenton Joseph Elected parent member
  • Taariq Mohamed Appointed parent member
  • Jacki Steffen Appointed teacher
  • Sue Walker Elected teacher
  • Michele Berry Finance Manager

The Board deals with aspects of governance which include strategic planning, financial planning and budget requirements, the mission and conduct of the school, and policy and broad institutional matters.

Micklefield Foundation Phase Conference

The Foundation Phase Teachers’ Conference is one of Micklefield’s flagship events, born out of the desire for continued professional development within the teaching profession.

Hosted approximately every two years since its inception, the conference has grown steadily in popularity.

After identifying that most education conferences and seminars are focused on teaching in the Intermediate Phase and high school, we decided that a conference dedicated specifically to the needs of young children and their teachers would be a valuable contribution.

Although the conferences have had a strong academic focus, we believe that it is important to concentrate on the current needs of teachers. We have also made sure to include pastoral care and upliftment, and to treat our delegates with delicious food and generous and exciting goodie bags.

We hope to be able to continue this tradition into the future. Currently, we are planning to host another conference in 2022.

Micklefield School

Contact Micklefield School

021 685 6494
Micklefield School
81 Sandown Road
Cape Town
Western Cape
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