Matric Class of 2022 Valedictory

Matric Class of 2022 Valedictory

The Herzlia High School Premier Award winners are:

  • The Achvah Award: Mila Smith & Jonah Schwartz

Presented To the grade 12 pupil who best exemplifies the menschlichkeit for which Herzlia stands, showing exceptional generosity of spirit and awareness of human connectedness while at Herzlia  High School. This year it is awarded to two exceptional pupils who, through their conduct and relationships, best illustrate the spirit and essence of the award

  • The Principal’s Award: Gabriel Sieff

 For extraordinary service and commitment to the school endowed by the matric class of 1969 in honour of their 50th anniversary. This year the award goes to a most worthy recipient who is an outstanding school ambassador both on and off of the school campus 

  • The Union Of Orthodox Synagogues Cape Council Award: Liam Amsdorf & Olivia Diamond 

This year is awarded to two recipients who have both contributed significantly to the Judaic life of Herzlia High School over the past three years.

  • The Rossouw Van Zyl Memorial Award

This is a special award in recognition of having attained an average of 90% or more in the preliminary examinations 2021.

  1. Rachel Castle
  2. Jacob Cohen
  3. Caitlin Cohn
  4. Jared Daitsh
  5. Laila Dave
  6. Olivia Diamond
  7. Ella Fanaroff
  8. Lilla Fleischmann
  9. Elle Franck
  10. Katya Golan
  11. Shelly Kramarz
  12. Ruby Kurgan
  13. Michaela Perkel
  14. GabrielSieff
  15. Gideon Weiss
  • The Award For The Top Academic Pupil In Grade 12: Michaela Perkel 

For Having Achieved An Average Of 98% In The National Senior Certificate Preliminary Examinations, And For Obtaining Distinctions (80% Or More) In 7 Out Of 7 Nsc Subjects.

  • The Zalman Avin Memorial Award For The Best: Mila Smith

All-Rounder In Grade 12. This award goes to a recipient that has been involved in both the cultural and sporting life of the school and has also achieved academically and been in a leadership position.

Kol Hakavod to all!


Featured News

Minecraft Education

The digital game-based learning platform Minecraft Education can help learners improve their skills in coding and robotics

Chai to Chai 2024

Matric pupils lead this event filled with fun and educational activities, but mainly to spend time together and connect with their ‘little brothers and sisters’ in Grade 1.

More Matric Accolades

The good news keeps coming with the Matric Class of 2024 and our school making more ‘top of’ lists!

Tax benefits

Tax Benefits of Donating to The Herzlia Foundation Trust

United Herzlia Schools is the sole beneficiary of The Herzlia Foundation Trust PBO No. 930038539

South Africa Donors are eligible for a Section 18 A tax certificate in respect of donation to the Foundation (depending on the terms of the donation within our discretion). Please contact if you require assistance.

United Kingdom Donors can apply for a GiftAid form if they donate through EuroChai SA. Please contact Ralph Frank if you require further assistance.

United States of America Donors can receive tax benefit if they donate via the Jewish Community Foundation of San Diego. Please ensure designation of funds is “Friends of Herzlia”.

Canada Donors can receive tax benefits if they donate through UJA Federation of Greater Toronto. Please ensure allocation of funds is written “The Herzlia Foundation Trust” on your donation & tribute form. Please contact Eyal Golan if you require further assistance.

Australia Donors can receive tax benefits if they donate through Chai Charitable Foundation.