TEACHER: WAJ GOUWS
SCHOOL: Table View Primary School, Western Cape
TABLE View Primary School was thrilled to celebrate their school principal, WAJ Gouws’, 50th birthday on September 10 2020.
The Grade 1-7 learners assembled on the field, socially distanced, and sang happy birthday to him.
Another surprise followed.
The Grade 7 learners have been excited to take part in the Jerusalema Challenge and thought that Gouws’ 50th birthday would be the perfect opportunity to celebrate!
The song is “Jerusalema” – produced by South African DJ and artist, Master KG featuring Nomcebo Zikode – had the grade 7 teachers and learners from Table View Primary School join in on the vibrant global sensation.
“During these challenging times of Covid-19, our school has embraced the motto ‘Superheroes Wear Masks’ and Mr Gouws (aka Batman) has been our school’s superhero leading us through these times of uncertainty. All our learners and staff members were glad to have an opportunity to show him how much we appreciate his strength, humility and true superhero leadership,” said Bianca Akerman, the school’s marketer.
You can watch the Grade 7’s rise to the #JerusalemaChallenge on Table View Primary School’s YouTube channel https://youtu.be/bOxAFgEFlUY
(COMPILED BY INSIDE EDUCATION $ AWSUMNEWS)