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Why old (primary) school values will see Tatjana handle newfound fame with aplomb

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South African swimmer Tatjana Schoenmaker wins gold medal at Tokyo Olympics
South African swimmer Tatjana Schoenmaker wins gold medal at Tokyo Olympics
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The three hens guiding their chicks on Laerskool Fairland's sprawling rugby field, which also boasts a cricket pitch, paints a perfect picture of the serenity.

Willie Goosen, the principal, gives a hearty chuckle.

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