Firmamentum Ludi – 2017 Reflections on Littlewood Boarding House

5 December 2017: At Littlewood Boarding House we hold great store in our position as the backbone of the school, our adopted motto Firmamentum Ludi infers a foundation of school support, with 2017 seeing our Littlewood boarders once again setting the standard and tone for Wynberg Boys’ High. Hostel head prefect 2017, Abenathi Botha, along […]

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Circular 24/17: School Fees for 2018

The meeting of Wynberg Boys’ High School parents to approve the budget and set the fees for 2018, was held on the 24th October 2017. A summary of the budget is attached. The school fees for 2018 have been set at R42 800 per pupil per annum, with an additional Voluntary Development Contribution of R3 […]

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School Raffle 2017: Win Big with Turkish Airlines!

October 17 – 27 2017, our annual School Raffle: 10 days to get your tickets, 10 days to stand a chance to win two economy return tickets to Istanbul, and for just R10, courtesy of our sponsors Turkish Airlines! Headmaster, Mr Jan de Waal, writes: We’re excited to launch our 2017 School Raffle and enormously […]

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Circular 21/17: Notice of Budget Meeting Agenda

You are cordially invited to attend a special Parent Meeting convened in order to obtain approval of the School and Hostel Budgets for 2018. This meeting will be held at Wynberg Boys’ High School on Tuesday 24 October 2017. In this regard, please note the following details … Read more on the link below: Download […]

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Welcome Back – Headmaster’s Letter, 4th Term 2017

Dear Parents I trust you have all made use of this short holiday to relax a bit in preparation for the final push. It is going to be a very short term because of the early closing in order to accommodate the Grade 12 marking, which again takes place at our school at the end […]

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Wynberg Heritage: Littlewood Boarding House Diamond Anniversary

  Saturday 7 October 2017, sixty years to the day that Wynberg’s ‘new’ boarding house was officially opened. Under the Headship of Mr WE ‘Bill’ Bowden the 1950s had seen dramatic upgrades to the facilities and grounds at Wynberg: from 1952 to1954 the single-storey school had become a double-storey, the quad surrounded by eighteen classrooms […]

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WBHS New House Names and Colours 2018

Friday 15 September 2017: the Headmasters of Wynberg Boys’ High & Junior Schools, Messrs Jan de Waal and Cedric Poleman take pleasure in announcing the 2018 House Names and Colours for our Boys’ Schools. Our School badge, adopted and adapted from the Wynberg Municipality Crest in 1924, is unaffected, remaining central to our School Brand […]

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Prefects for 2018 Announced

Monday 28 August 2017: Wynberg Boys’ High School congratulates our 2018 Prefect Body, and thanks our 2017 leaders for their inspiring work over the last year. A formal Prefect induction ceremony will take place later in the year. Head Boy – Jarrod Whitson Deputy Head Boy – Mika Schubert Representative Council of Learners – Tevin […]

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Women’s Day 2017: Celebrating our Women of Wynberg

Women’s Day has been celebrated on 9 August since 1995 to commemorate the march by about 20 000 South African women to the Union Buildings in 1956. It recognises the important and significant role that activism by women played during the struggle for liberation. – from www.gov.za Wednesday 9 August 2017: It is this strength […]

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Farewell & Thanks! Calum Walsh, Our Scottish Gap Student Heads Home

Sunday 4 June 2017: Wynberg Boys’ High said farewell to Calum Walsh, our Gap student from George Watson’s College in Edinburgh. Calum writes: My time at Wynberg started in September 2016 and sadly these 9 months have gone as if it is now only mid-October of the same year. Wynberg life started in Littlewood Boarding […]

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