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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WBHS Campus: Access and Security Upgrade Information

Tuesday 22 November 2016: As part of our planned upgrades to campus security and recent disturbances at Wynberg Girls’ High School, school management has reviewed our security arrangements to ensure the safety and peace of mind of staff and students during the examination period. The nature of our campus makes this a mammoth task, which […]

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Littlewood Christmas Dinner 2016 – a Night to Remember

Friday 11 November: there’s always huge excitement within our Littlewood House Family of staff and boarders as the traditional end of year Christmas Dinner approaches. Our year of 175th celebrations was set to see the evening in the Fish Bowl at WBHS deliver the fruits of an incredible outreach of support for the Santa Shoebox […]

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2017 Prefect Nominations

Wynberg Boys’ High School is proud to nominate the following learners for Prefectship for 2017. These boys are set to be inducted as Prefects on Friday 21 October 2016. All Wynberg Prefects are expected to meet certain requirements to be eligible for final induction. They are required to accept the nomination, achieve an Academic Wynberg Pass, […]

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Wynberg 175: Littlewood House Reunion 2016 – Latest Info

The reunion committee recently met in the newly refurbished common room to fine tune arrangements for 5 February 2016. We are pleased to report that the number of Old Boys who have committed to the event now exceeds 100. In addition, a number of former Littlewood Staff have also confirmed their attendance: Derek Faulds, Keith Richardson, […]

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Wynberg 175: Littlewood House Reunion 2016 – Update

WBHS Headmaster-Designate for 2016, Mr Jan de Waal, writes: Judging by the activity on social media a vast number of Littlewood Old Boys know about the Reunion on 5th February 2016.  Interest has been expressed by Old Boys from as far back as 1958 through to those who are matriculating this year, and the event […]

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50 Years Ago Today: Cambridge Honours Wynberg Old Boy J.E. Littlewood

Professor John Edensor Littlewood, 1885 – 1977, renowned Mathematician, Wynberg Old Boy and son of Wynberg Headmaster Mr ET Littlewood – after whom Littlewood Boarding House is named.   On this day: Cambridge University, 10 June 1965 The following article is quoted directly from the ‘News of Old Boys’ pp 106, 107 of the ‘Annual […]

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