Weekly Planner: Week Ending 22 October 2017

WEEKLY PLANNER Monday 16 October Assembly – Ms Athletics meeting at Wynberg 18:30 – 21:15 – Grade 6 Mathematics Brain Sprain Tuesday 17 October 15:00 – 16:15 – Gr 8 & 9 Mathematics Enrichment Wednesday 18 October 10:00 – House Assembly 18:00 – New Parents evening Thursday 19 October 08:00 – 09:00 – Prefect Induction […]

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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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9 September 2017: Sports Roundup – Looking Back, Moving Forward

Saturday 9 September 2017: a real seasonal cross-over week as Hockey finishes off the season in top form, Wynberg Cyclist Dániyal Matthews continues to excel, Rugby wraps up the Sevens, continues the #BergBoots2Help drive, and welcomes the 2018 Grade 8s, Water Polo is ‘all hands on (pool) deck’ as final preparation for the Ian Melliar Cup […]

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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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Swimming Gala: House Positions & Final Results

  “What an amazing gala….the spirit ROCKS!!! Thanks young men, you made my evening!” was a comment posted by one of our Wynberg Parents on the School’s Facebook Page – a tribute to the energy, passion and sportsmanship on display as Wynberg’s 8 Houses did battle for top honours in the annual Inter-House Gala on […]

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2016 Inter-House Gala, Order of Events and Swimming Records

Wynberg’s annual inter-house swimming gala, Tuesday 23 February 2016; the order of proceedings from 18h00 at the WBHS swimming pool – to the right are the current record holders. Good luck to all participants, and especially to our visiting teams of Old Boys and Boys’ Junior School Staff in the ‘Wynberg 175’ added relays after the […]

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Inter-House Sports Day 2016

We held our Annual Inter-House Sports Day on the 1st of February. With the 175 Parade having taken place just two hours before the start and it being an extremely hot and humid day it was understandable that the boys were a bit tired by the time events started. This, however, did not seem to […]

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Wynberg 175: Weekend Argus Reflects on our Schools

Transcript of an article in the Weekend Argus, Saturday 30 January 2016: (Please note the spectator parking arrangements for Monday at Wynberg Boys’ High School on the link) More than 1000 pupils from Wynberg Boys’ high and junior schools will parade through the historic Cape Town suburb that gave the schools’ their name on Monday, […]

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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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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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