Teachers: Subject Specialists

Maritsa Griesel

is our energetic and bubbly Public Relations Practitioner turned Computer Teacher. She has a raw passion for teaching; she just loves it. Mrs Griesel dreams of completing the Comrades Marathon one day.

Jenny Duwe

graduated with a Higher Diploma in Education. She grew up in the Cape Town area and knew that teaching was her calling since her high school years. Handy with a needle and thread, Mrs Duwe creates beautiful embroidery, cross stitch, crochet, and quilts. Mrs Duwe is a Cancer survivor and enjoys sharing her love of books with all our Erica learners when they visit her in the school Library.

Tracey Johnson

is passionate about finding ways to assist learners who have barriers to learning. She is a Foundation Phase trained teacher with a further diploma in Specialised Education, which makes her the right person for her role as a Remedial Teacher. One of Mrs Johnson’s career highlights has been being able to assist a dyslexic learner in learning to read.

Lindsay Potgieter

is the Visual Arts guru at Erica. She originally trained as a Foundation Phase teacher before finding her passion in Art. Mrs Potgieter loves working with children. Teaching and combining her passion for anything creative, she loves to see what each learner can create during their time with her.