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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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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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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