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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WBHS hosts Inter-Schools Maths Quiz

Tuesday 1 August 2017: WBHS hosted their annual Inter-schools mathematics competition, which took place in the school hall. In spite of the cold and rainy weather, about 300 learners from schools all over the peninsula participated in this event. The evening started with two events set up by Mr Neil Eddy. One of them was […]

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WBHS Hosts Inter-Schools Academic Conference

Thursday 27 July 2017: Wynberg’s Academic Committee hosted an Academic Conference for pupils from various surrounding schools, on the theme “What Schools Don’t Teach You”. Guest speakers headed the first part of the conference, Ms Leigh Bowden from the online education company GetSmarter and Mr Anthony Selley, a former Wynberg teacher and Old Boy of […]

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All WCED Schools Closed on Wednesday 7 June 2017: Severe Weather Precautions

Tuesday 6 June 2017: Acting on the press release by the Western Cape Education Department (included below) and email notification of a ‘severe weather warning’ for the Western Cape, Cape Town area, Wynberg Boys’ High & Junior Schools will be closed on Wednesday 7 June. Schools will re-open on Thursday 8 June 2017. Headmasters, Mr […]

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Academic Excellence: Awards from the Metro South Education District

Saturday 28 January 2017: at the annual Metro South Education District awards ceremony, Wynberg Boys’ High School was awarded two certificates recognising the Schools’ 100% 2016 matric pass rate, and being placed 3rd in the district for the most bachelors’ passes. Wynberg congratulates the 2016 matrics who were placed in the top 20 in the district: […]

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Prize Giving 2017: All the Awards

GRADE 8 PRIZE LIST MERIT CERTIFICATE and SILVER TIE Isa Ahmed, Gt Bang, Furqan Booley, Adam Budge, Justin Cheney, Uzayr Chilwan, Christopher Cresswell, Ikraam Daniels, Daniel Denton, Jayden Dickson, Isa Ebrahim, Wafeeq Francis, Keanu Gelderblom, Noel Glintenkamp, Jared Godfrey, Aiden Harris, Monty Hawkins, Ewan James, Joshua Johnston, Azhar Kadwa, Cian Kennedy, Joshua Lawrence, Zayd Louw, […]

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Matric Results 2016 – Mr De Waal Reports

Congratulations to our 175th Matrics, Wynberg’s Class of 2016 – 100% pass rate. In a year of disruptions from, festivities to fires, the achievement of our matrics is to be applauded: our highest number of bachelor passes on record, with 24 A aggregates, the most since 2006. Well done to our top four candidates: Nick Moss – […]

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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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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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