2017 School Raffle – all the winners!

Monday 13 November 2017: a big thank you for the overwhelming support for our 2017 school raffle, and our congratulations to the winners: 1st Prize – 2 economy class tickets to Istanbul on Turkish Airlines from either Cape Town or Johannesburg – Shane & Carole Heppell Other Prizes: Peter Smith, Roy de Gouveia, Celeste Wilcomb, Carol Mills, Karl Westvig, Richard Cloete, Amber […]

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Weekly Planner: Week Ending 19 November 2017

WEEKLY PLANNER Monday 13 November Exams 08:00 – House Assembly Tuesday 14 November 08:00 – School Assembly Wednesday 15 November 19:00 – Open Microphone with Denys Hobson & Vince van der Bijl – Bill Bowden Pavilion Thursday 16 November Grade 10 exams end Friday 17 November Saturday 18 November Sunday 19 November • Grade 10 Camp […]

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Weekly Planner: Week Ending 15 October 2017

WEEKLY PLANNER Monday 9 October 10:00 – Assembly in Quad 10:15 – Junior Wynberg Mile Matric Art Exhibition 13:30 – 16:00 – V Art Prac Tuesday 10 October 07:45 – General Knowledge Quiz in Tutor Groups 08:00 – 10:30 – V Art Prac 08:40 – Senior Wynberg Mile 09:00 – Period 3 Matric Art Exhibition […]

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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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African Society Cultural Evening

Thursday 10 August 2017: Wynberg Boys High School hosted its annual African Society Cultural evening in the Clegg Hall – an evening full of delightful performances showcasing the talents of students from the various schools who took part. The evening started with a welcome from Mr Moser and our MCs, Inga Halu and Siya Plaaitjie, […]

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Fire-Versary: 47 Matric A’s from the English Ashes 2016

Friday 11 August 2017: Just over a year ago Wynberg woke up to the devastating news that fire had engulfed and gutted the top floor of the school’s C Block. Every English Classroom was destroyed along with the students’ year work, teaching equipment vaporised, personal possessions lost forever. But the Wynberg spirit of Supera Moras […]

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