Yellowwoods School has a total staff compliment of twenty. The School Head and Academic staff are all highly experienced, qualified teachers, who are known to produce excellent academic results.   Our Admin Staff have exceptional qualifications and experience, which they pour into their work.  This staff team is focussed upon our children and strive for the growth and excellence of our beloved school - Yellowwoods Preparatory.

The thorough grounding children receive at this school is borne-out by the fact that they are known to perform exceptionally well when joining other schools.  

School Administrator:

Mr Ignus Potgieter

Head of Academics

Mrs Trish Grobler


Grade 000 and 00 - Mrs Kate Morgan

Classroom Assistant -  Miss Sharon Adams

Grade R - Mrs Tracy Fetting 

Grade 1 - Mrs Jessica Bouwer

Grade 2 - Mrs Amy Ballantyne (Head of Junior Department, Pre-Primary -Grade 3)

Grade 3 - Miss Penny Gilbert

Grade 4 - Miss Ruth-Lynne Morley

Grade 5 - Miss Robynne Macfarlane

Grade 6 & 7 - Mrs Trish Grobler (Head of the Senior Department Grades 4-7)

Afrikaans - Mrs Estie Schneider (Grade 4-7)


Mrs Wendy Tesner for Grade 1-3 and private lessons with Mrs Alison Langston for Grade 4-7.


Mrs Hiltrud Aliber

 Sports Co-ordinator:

Mr Justin Dewing

                                      Boarding House Matron and Catering:                            

Mrs Jean Rayner                                                                     

                                         Reception and Administration:                                             Mrs Tanya Schenk


Mrs Sam Painter

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