Fire Update: Supera Moras Makes Us One

Thursday 11 August 2016: A week ago our Wynberg Family stood in shock at the images proliferating on social media of our school in flames. Any week at Wynberg is a very long time, we are always a busy school: and it’s ‘business as usual’ at WBHS after the scheduled long weekend for all Western Cape […]

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Wynberg & Our Old Boys’ Union: Welcome to Carol Ramsay

The Wynberg Boys’ Schools and the Wynberg Old Boys’ Union are set to see a strengthening of our endless chain as the daily operations of our Union move closer to the heart of the schools. The Old Boys’ Union’s core goals of supporting the schools and supporting its members are central to  the developments which […]

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Prize Giving 2016: All the Awards

GRADE 8 MERIT CERTIFICATE and SILVER TIE Luke Altmann, Adam Barnard, Sulaiman Mikaeel Bassadien, Andrew Brink, Seth Dantu, Cullen de Villiers, Mohammed Yaseen Dhansay, Fayyaz Ebrahim, Campbell Egan-Fowler, Tebogo Faas, Paul Fredericks, Daniel Grace, Matthew Harris, Michael Jason Harrison, Matthew James, Caleb Lawrence, Ra’eez Maidien, Liam Manshon, Danyaal Marlie, Finn Massari, Euan Mclean, Ndiphiwe Mentoor, Seth Meyer, Jordan Minter, Haaroun Mohamed, Kavish Narshi, Wandile Notshe, Justin O’Connor, Daanyaal Pearce, Matthew Perrin, Tristan Rainbow, Kyler Rienderhoff, Jack Rutherford, Imtiyaaz Samaai, Mogamad Yaseen Samodien, Malcolm Scarrott, Benjamin Schaffer, Ryan Thompson, Caleb Valerga, Adrian Van Dam, Caleb […]

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Wynberg 175: Welcome to Mr Jan de Waal, Wynberg’s 14th Headmaster

The Wynberg Family takes great pleasure in welcoming Wynberg Boys’ High School’s 14th headmaster, Mr Jan de Waal, and his wife Ann, to the Wynberg Campus in the School’s 175th year. Joining the incoming Grade 8 class of 2016 in the traditional “Ringing of the Bell” at the conclusion of the Grade 8 Challenge, Mr […]

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Significance of Grade 8 Orientation and Buddy Hike

The grades 8s started off their year by being introduced into the brand, spirit and attitude of Wynberg. This introduction to our ethos culminated in the highly anticipated Grade 8 camp over the weekend of Friday 15 and Saturday 16 January. Throughout Friday, the Grade 8s were shown just what it means to be a […]

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Wynberg 175: Grade 8 Challenge & the History of the School Bell

The Grade 8 Challenge 2016 The first week at High School is a major adjustment for any boy, and for the young Wynberg Men who arrived from various primary schools on Tuesday 12 January 2016, the changes would have seemed quite overwhelming: new surroundings, new “house uniform”, “strange” teachers and a “Matric Buddy” of their […]

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Matric Results 2015: 100% Pass & a Record Year

A brief overview of the 2015 Matric Results – Congratulations to all! 100% Matric pass rate. 93,2% Bachelors’ pass rate – Wynberg’s best ever. An average of 1,4 subject distinctions per boy. 91% or our matriculants passed mathematics. 12,8% achieved A aggregates. 68,4% average pass rate. Congratulations to the following on their outstanding performances: 8 […]

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McNaughton House Prefect Speech at Valedictory Breakfast

Valedictory Speech – Samuel Kelly Good morning Mr Richardson, staff, guests and, most importantly, my fellow Matrics of 2015. “What did you learn at school today?” A phrase uttered by your parents countless times over the years. This question was usually answered with a basic “nothing”. But, what did we really learn at school? I’m […]

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Van Riebeeck House Prefect Speech at Valedictory Breakfast

Dylan Cable – Valedictory speech: My good friend Kolby Martin once said that all good speeches comes from the heart and that’s where I plan to speak from this morning. We have almost made it. The long and arduous journey, the rollercoaster of high school is almost over, and what a journey it has been. […]

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Matric Prize Giving 2015 – All the Awards

Academic Prizes SUBJECT DISTINCTIONS (80% or more for a subject) Jason Adams (Visual Arts), Anganathi Beyile (History), Christopher Blencowe (EGD), Joshua Childs (EGD), Qinisela de la Hunt (EGD), Riyaadh Faardiel (Afrikaans), Timothy Gilmour (EGD), Michael Hardy (EGD), Ulrich Hauptfleisch (EGD), Bechara Issa (EGD), Christopher Leech (EGD), Chad Marx (EGD), Yusuf Mohamed (Economics), Pumlani Mxunyelwa (isiXhosa), […]

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