Wynberg’s Highland Gathering – Kilts & Celts on the Hawthornden!

Following months of preparations, the Wynberg Highland Gathering took place on Saturday 14th October 2017. This annual event has evolved from a very small solo piping competition in the Nausbaum in 2015, to a mini band and highland dancing competition at the John Baxter theatre in 2016, to a full highland gathering with pipe bands, […]

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Welcome Back – Headmaster’s Letter, 4th Term 2017

Dear Parents I trust you have all made use of this short holiday to relax a bit in preparation for the final push. It is going to be a very short term because of the early closing in order to accommodate the Grade 12 marking, which again takes place at our school at the end […]

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Culture & Sport: Colours, Blues, Honours, and Special Awards 2017

Friday 22 September 2017: Our annual Awards Ceremony was held in the Clegg Hall, recognising achievements and excellence by our Wynberg Men in the areas of Culture & Sport. Click to view the photographs of the trophy winners and the Honours award recipients. Our congratulations to all, your commitment across our Four Pillars of Culture, Sport, Academics and […]

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Schools’ Heritage Celebration at the Centre for Conservation Education

September is Heritage Month. On Wednesday 20 September 2017, WBHS took part in a special heritage celebration at our neighbouring educational institution, the Centre for Conservation Education. The Centre organises this every year, believing that every school’s history and contribution to education is worth celebrating. This year it was the turn of the schools in […]

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Jazz Evening with Sugar and Spice – Online Bookings Open!

Friday 29th September 2017: End the term with an enjoyable night of sophisticated and familiar foot tapping gentle Jazz with Sugar & Spice in the Nussbaum Auditorium at Wynberg’s Alf Morris Centre from 18h00. Tickets are R105 each and can be reserved by contacting Mr Gareth Rudolph on pipeband@wbhs.org.za, or purchase online via Quicket.co.za Sugar […]

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Wynberg on Tour: July 2017

1 – 31 July 2017: An action-packed month throughout the school holidays and into the first week back at school. Cultural and sporting tours, from the school trip on the White Rhino Trail and an Economics Tour of Europe, our Vocal Ensemble performing at the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown, to school pride sporting competition at […]

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WBHS Pipe Band Heads to SA Pipe Band Championships

On Friday the 28th July, the Wynberg Boys’ High School Pipe Band heads north to Johannesburg to compete at the South African Pipe Band Championships. Since the band’s inception in October 2014, we have been working hard, first to play “Men of Wynberg” at the 175th Anniversary and now, almost 2 seasons later, to represent […]

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Wynberg Pipe Band at the Knysna Celtic Festival 2017

On the weekend of the 17th and 18th February 2017, the WBHS Pipe Band travelled to Knysna to partake in the Knysna Celtic Festival. The day began with a morning street parade where the N2 was closed for 2 hours while the street parade of the massed pipes and drums took place. The Wynberg Boys […]

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Founders’ Week: Review – From an Acorn to an Oak Tree

Monday 22 August 2016: Wynberg Boys’ Schools took 175 years to attain their present magnificent status and standing – the show “From an Acorn to an Oaktree” took 175 days, from conception through gestation to full production!     And it has been an equally momentous journey! But what a triumph it is proving to be for […]

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