Daniel Pienaar THS encourages and values oratory skills â€“ not only because of their value in the learnersâ€™ future careers, but also because confidence is developed. The English Department usually has its annual oratory contest in the third/fourth term. There are two categories: English and Bilingual. The junior section includes grades 8-10 and the senior section grades 11 and 12. Grade 10â€™s can participate against serious, if they wish. There are usually approximately 30 contestants.
Winners â€“ 2014
English Senior: Sothe Mkumatela
English Junior: Samantha le Roux
Biligual: Ruan Koekemoer