Wynberg Conversations: House Renaming – the Consultative Process Begins

Friday 3 February 2017: as stated in the WBHS Weekly Newsletter of 20 January, the process of revisiting the names of our school houses within the scope of our Social Cohesion Programme has begun. Mr de Waal shares an open letter to our Wynberg Families: Dear Parents As mentioned in the previous newsletter the names […]

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Social Cohesion Project: Mr De Waal Addresses Racism & Social Media, and School House Names

Friday 20 January 2017, Headmaster, Mr De Waal writes to the Wynberg Family: Dear Wynberg Parents I am sure you are aware that it has not taken long for issues around the lack of racial, cultural and religious tolerance to raise its head at schools again. Whilst mutual understanding, respect, and empathy should be the […]

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Grade 10 Challenge: Being Your Best – Service & Self

Saturday 19 November: Wynberg’s Grade 10s set out on their personal ‘incredible journey’ across the Cederberg Mountains in the annual Challenge: a test of mind over body, teamwork, and team-building, connecting with nature, and pushing personal limits. At the end of their middle high school year, this year’s Grade 10s will tackle more than the […]

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Special Assembly: A Farewell to Staff

Monday 14 November 2016: as the school year rushes to a close on 30 November, Wynberg Staff and Men gathered to pay tribute to teachers going into retirement or leaving for pastures new. With a combined tally of over 90 years dedicated to education at Wynberg Boys’ High School, it was with no small emotion […]

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Wynberg World Kitchen – Our 175 Cook Book

Sunday 13 November 2016: this inspiring labour of love and essential addition to everyone’s kitchen, is a Cook Book with a difference – while filled with great recipes, ideas, and culinary advice, it is also alive with vivid photo memories of the¬†day-to-day of our Wynberg Boys. A great seasonal gift in our 175th celebration year! […]

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School & Leisure to Relocate

Our official school stockist, School & Leisure, will be relocating to Rondebosch Main Road on 29 and 30 November 2016. Marc Swiel, owner of the business writes: “We have secured larger premises at Rondebosch Main Shopping Centre. The centre is modern, safe and conveniently located on Rondebosch Main Road in close proximity to public transport. […]

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Opening Our Classrooms To The Real World

Friday 4 November: Opening Our Classrooms To The Real World – an Academic Initiative and an invitation to parents. Dear Wynberg parents, old boys, affiliates and friends As a staff, we are constantly searching for innovative ways to bring the best possible education to our learners. Arising out of a recent strategy planning session, we […]

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Three Months After the Fire: Classroom Update

Thursday 3 November 2016: three months to the day that shook¬†the school as flames burst through the top floor of C-Block. Now with Matric and final examinations on the go, Wynberg Media asked Mr Jacques Groenewald, Wynberg’s Chief Finance¬†& Governance Officer, to update us on the construction and refurbishment of the gutted classrooms. “The new, […]

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