The end of era at Lady Grey Arts Academy, farewell Mr Bekker

On Friday 29 January 2021, Lady Grey Arts Academy bid an emotional farewell to its Principal, Mr. Hendrik Bekker. The ceremony was held in the LGAA school hall and was well attended not only by staff but also by representatives of the School Governing Body and the Department of Education. Mr. Bekker arrived at the school, then known as the Witteberg Academy for Arts and Music, in January of 1997 and as he himself describes it, “the rest is history”. Although he spent some time away from the school, he always found his way back until in 2009 he returned … Continue reading The end of era at Lady Grey Arts Academy, farewell Mr Bekker