Weekly Newsletter 28 Aug – 04 September 2015

COMMENT ABOUT FOUNDERS’ DAY CEREMONY   As a professional political scientist / historian,  I thought it imaginative rainbowism for WBHS to choose a white learner to read the Xhosa prayer, preceded by a Xhosa learner to read the Afrikaans prayer, followed by a Muslim learner reading his prayer to the overwhelmingly Christian audience, – & […]

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Calendar of 175 Events in 2016

Click here to download: Calendar of 175 Events in 2016

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Mr Richardson’s Speech at the Old Boys’ Dinner – Wynberg Radio

Listen to Wynberg Radio’s podcast of Mr Richardson’s Speech to the Old Boys’ Union at the Annual Dinner on Wednesday 26 August 2015; the speech was the last time Mr Richardson would address ‘his Old Boys’ as Headmaster of Wynberg before retiring in December. deputy Headmaster, Mr Larry Moser, introduced Mr Richardson to the audience, in […]

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WBHS Weekly Newsletter 21 – 28 August 2015

    OLD BOYS DINNER One of the features of Founders’ Week is the Old Boys’ Dinner which was held on Wednesday. Many reunion years filled tables, the most well supported was the 1975 group. Here is an excerpt of an email received after the dinner which sums up more than adequately the feeling during […]

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Weekly Newsletter 14 – 21 August 2015

FOUNDERS’ WEEK In the life of the school, next week has to be regarded as one of the more significant. Apart from the formal events of the week – which are set out in the Weekly Planner – there are also a number of reunions of special years i.e. 50, 30, 25 years out of […]

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WBHS Weekly Planner Week Ending 30 August 2015

              Mon 24 August • Founders Week • 12:30 – Assembly (Ri) • Chess & Debating vs Old Boys Tues 25 August • 08:00 – Founders’ Day Rehearsal • 17:00 – Old Boys’ Hockey • 18:00 – 20:30 – Lorie Evening in the Fish Bowl Wed 26 August • […]

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WBHS Weekly Newsletter 7 – 14 August 2015

  DENIM FOR DIABETES CIVVIES DAY – THURSDAY 20 AUGUST 2015 “IT’S IN YOUR GENES”   Denim for Diabetes is a fun/interactive way to inform our boys about diabetes. Students and teachers will be allowed to wear DENIM JEANS on Thursday 20 August. In order to wear jeans, boys will pay R10, of which R5 […]

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WBHS Weekly Newsletter 31 July – 7 August 2015

    FROM THE ACADEMIC DEPARTMENT We are looking forward to the grade 9 subject choice evening on Wednesday 12th Aug and invite all gr 9 learners and parent to attend. Please have the subject choice booklet downloaded from Moodle in advance of the evening.   FROSTBITE Styled as a ‘Winter Festival of Music for […]

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WBHS Weekly Newsletter 24 – 31 July 2015

  JAMIE TINDILL CHESS TOURNAMENT The Jamie Tindill Chess Tournament started on Tuesday afternoon with eight schools from the Peninsula invited to this memorial Tournament. Unfortunately we had a late withdrawal so Wynberg entered a B team, which surpassed expectations and won two of their three matches, thereby qualifying for the semi-finals on Monday night. […]

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WBHS Weekly Newsletter 26 June – 24 July 2015

  FROM THE ACADEMIC DEPARTMENT Results – the mid-year exams have come and gone and have provided a taste of what can be expected on a larger scale at the end of the year. I must congratulate the grade 9 cohort, who are the only grade to increase their combined average from term 1. Overall […]

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