Grade 9 Fathers & Sons Dinner, our “Dads ‘n Lads”

Wynberg held the annual Father and Sons Dinner on the 29th August 2017. The highly successful function, attended by 300 guests, emphasised the relationship between Fathers and Sons. Brandon Taylor opened the event with a warm welcome which was proceeded by the Grade 9 Prefect with a message to all Fathers. His speech addressed vital lessons […]

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#BergBoots2Help – Thank you for giving so generously!

Tuesday 29 August 2017: ending off the rugby season on Saturday 26 August, Wynberg Rugby players across all age groups handed in their boots that no longer fit for the benefit of players from Langa Rugby Club.   #BergBoots2Help This afternoon Mike Engelbrecht, Vice-Principal of Sports, handed over the collection of boots received to Mr Kutta Mzoxolo.  The […]

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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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Founders’ Day 2017, a ‘Milestone in Wynberg’s History’ – Photos & Story

Friday 25 August 2017, Founders’ Day: I would like to commend Jan de Waal and Cedric Poleman and the management of the schools on taking the Founders’ Day Ceremony to a new level. This ceremony was always very important to me during my tenure, as I regarded it as one of the roots of our […]

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Winds of Change, Headmaster’s Founders’ Day Address 2017

Friday 26 August 2017, the transcript of Headmaster Mr Jan de Waal’s Founders’ Day address in the Clegg Hall: On 3 February 1960 British Prime Minister Harold McMillan made a famous speech in the South African Parliament. It was a fairly long speech but the most important paragraph read as follows: The wind of change is […]

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Derby Rugby vs SACS: Rugby Boots Appeal #BergBoots2Help

Saturday 26 August 2017: Wynberg is putting our best foot forward this weekend and trying to help those less fortunate.    #BergBoots2Help Over the last few years, we have partnered up with Mfuleni and Langa rugby clubs. When they were invited to participate in our rugby festival, it became apparent that they were very short on […]

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Founders’ Week: Soccer vs our Old Boys

Tuesday 22 August 2017: Wynberg Soccer took great pleasure welcoming back our Old Boy to take on the Wynberg Invitational team. While not exactly certain, this encounter likely serves as the first ever Old Boys match vs the schoolboys. The match was played in good spirits with the Old Boys showing the youngsters a thing […]

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Cultural Excursion: King Kong, Legend of a Boxer

On Sunday, 21 August, 50 staff members, family members and learners from WBHS watched “King Kong – Legend of a Boxer” at Fugard Theatre. As avid theatre goers and lovers of the dramatic arts, this was the first professional musical performance that the boys were able to enjoy under the advisement of their drama teacher, […]

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Congratulations to our Western Province Cricket Reps 2017

Monday 21 August – Founders’ Week: 2017, a year for many records! Twenty-one Wynberg cricketers will be representing Western Province at Cricket South Africa’s annual tournaments in December. With the U15’s winning the local knockout competition and the 1st XI winning the knockout competition for a record fourth time in a row as well as some scintillating all […]

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Teacher & Old Boy, Keenan Oliphant, heading for Columbia University

Saturday 19 August 2017: At an emotional bon voyage party  in the Fish Bowl, friends and family bade farewell to Wynberg Boys’ High School’s music teacher, Old Boy Keenan Oliphant, who heads to the prestigious Columbia University in New York to pursue a Masters of Fine Art Directing for Theatre. The Wynberg Boys’ Schools, Staff, […]

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