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Accounting, Business Studies, Economics & EMS

Our aim in the Business & Economics Department is to empower learners with the skills and knowledge they need to develop their own skills & become successful entrepreneurs, develop confidence in themselves & their leadership abilities, and finally, to promote good human relations and an insight into and understanding the world of business.

Our ultimate aim is to produce learners with:

  • strong entrepreneurial skills
  • a good understanding of the workings of the business world
  • insight into resource management
  • sound problem-solving skills through the use of techniques such as the SWOT analysis.

Mrs B. Coetsee

Mrs B. Coetsee
B. Econ; H.E.D. (Stellenbosch)
Mathematics & Accounting

Mrs Coetsee teaches Grade 8 and 9 Mathematics. She is the senior teacher in charge of the GET Mathematics phase. Mrs Coetsee has a passion for teaching Mathematics and is always busy investigating new ways and methods of trying to improve the mathematical skills of our Grade 8 and 9 learners. She is also involved in the Mathematics Olympiad and organises the Mathematical Challenge for the grade 8’s. Besides teaching Mathematics, she is involved in the Tuckshop, Catering, Welfare, Staff Development and coaches Athletics, cycling and cricket. Mrs Coetsee has been teaching at Alberton High for over 20 years and is also a very experienced and competent Accountancy teacher.

Ms B Evans

 BeD Senior and FET (UNISA)

Ms Evans is involved in the following extra murals: Badminton, Mountain Biking, Drama Club, Totem Pole and House Plays.
She enjoys playing badminton, reading and looking after abandoned animals.


Ms T. Tavares

Ms T. Tavares
B.Com Management; Post Graduate Certificate - Senior Phase & FET
EMS - Business; EMS - Accounting; Accounting

Ms Wood recently joined the Alberton High School staff and participates in extramurals such as cheerleading, house plays, the leadership camp, the talent show and Miss AHS. On a personal level, she enjoys modelling and latin, ballroom & freestyle dancing.

Mr J.J. Venter

Mr J.J. Venter
B Com. Sports Management (PUvCHO); HED (Post Grad) PUvCHO
HOD Business & Economics; Business Studies Grades 10-12

Mr Venter teaches Grades 10, 11 & 12 Business Studies and has been with AHS for 14 years. Extramurally he is involved in rugby, cricket and athletics. His hobbies include bird watching, sports and braaiing. His motto is: "Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons." Woody Allen

Alberton High School

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