The school emptied itself completely on Friday morning, April 12, when all students, teachers and staff gathered in the schoolyard to “put the spotlight” on one of the most original Rijnlanders, as the rector put it. After 40 years of faithful service as a concierge, cafeteria manager, cleaning coordinator, and as a confidant for anyone who needed it, Coby van Tongeren was asked to come forward, to receive an official certificate: she has been named Concierge of the Year 2024 by an expert jury. Later this year she will retire, but she will always remain ‘our Coby’.

Read the great article in the Oegstgeester Courant here.

Herman Vermeulen

By Herman Vermeulen

Oud-docent (docent bewegingsonderwijs en informatica / informatiekunde). Tevens decaan van de havo-afdeling vanaf 1986 tot 2015. Inmiddels met pensioen en vaak in de natuur te vinden. Initiator en redactielid van ROStalgia.