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Rugby at Alberton high is taken very seriously.

In 2002 “The Blues” joined the prestigious Beeld Trophy competition with high expectations and great success.

During our first year the school produced their first League and Golden Lions Cup winner.

In 2010 we made history with our U/14, as well as our 1st team by taking home both the Lions Trophy and the prestigious Beeld Trophy.

Alberton High has produced several provincial players.

At Alberton High we believe in highly qualified and dedicated coaches who’s passion is reflected through our learners.

Rugby at Alberton high is something every boy must experience. So come roar with resounding success and join our team and become a Lion to be reckoned with!


  • Golden Lions Small Schools

Additional Leagues:

  • The Tswane University of Technology – Super 16 series for small schools

Overseas Tours undertaken:

  • The boys 1st team will be touring the United Kingdom together with the girls 1st netball team in 2012


  • 2 Rugby fields

Term: 1 & 2

Trophies won to date:

  • 4 BeeldTrophies
  • 10 Golden Lions Trophies

Mrs B. Bridger

Mrs B. Bridger
BSc Degree; HDE Diploma; Technology Diploma
  PhysicalScience & Natural Science

Mrs Bridger has been teaching at AHS for 1 year and is involved in athletics & netball extramurally. Her hobbies include reading and spending time with her family.

Mr W. Wright

Mr W. Wright
HOD (4 years)
Geography & Social Sciences

Mr Wright has been with AHS for 6 years and is involved in cricket and rugby extramurally. His interests include nature and reading.

Mr M. Vermeulen

Mr M. Vermeulen
THED (Pretoria)
Mathematics Grade 10; Mathematical Literacy Grade 12

Mr Vermeulen is not only an outstanding Rugby coach, but also an excellent teacher who has been teaching for more than 18 years. He received an award for being one of the top Mathematical Literacy teachers of 2010 in the district. He is involved in leadership and is currently in charge of the Junior Councilor Body. He teaches Grade 12 Mathematical Literacy and Grade 10 Mathematics. He is also the subject controller for Grade 10 and is a NSC marker for Mathematical Literacy.

Mr C. Denyssen

Mr C. Denyssen
BA (University of Natal) 1987; HDE
English Department Senior

Mr Denyssen has been with the school for 14 years, and is involved in athletics, rugby and softball extramurally. He is also involved in testimonials for the matric leavers and do various editing. His interests include gardening and fishing, and his motto is: "To see a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand, And Eternity in an hour." W. Blake

Mr H Coston




Mr H. Coston
HED 1981; BA 1982; B.Ed (Hon) 1994 (RAU)
Deputy Headmaster and English Department Junior


Mr Coston has been with the school for 11 years and is involved in athletics, cricket, rugby and the Super 16 Championship extramurally. His hobbies include running road races, sports and reading. His motto is: "There is nothing like a dream to create the future." Victor Hugo

Mr T. De Bruin

Mr T. De Bruin
Mathematics Grade 10-12

Mr De Bruin teaches Grade 10, 11 and 12 Mathematics. He is the subject controller for the Grade 12’s and has vast experience in teaching Mathematics. He is always willing to share his knowledge with his colleagues and is a true mentor to the younger staff of the department. He is an excellent Mathematics teacher who is well-liked by his learners. Mr. De Bruin has been teaching for more than 30 years, 7 of which have been spent at AHS. Extramurally, he is involved in cricket, athletics and rugby, as well as fundraising, staff functions and the Awards Evenings.

Mr Roos



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

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