Concert in the Quad: 12 – 14 February 2015

Last year, a new event burst onto the Wynberg Boys’ High scene with the highly entertaining Concert in the Quad. This featured many of our top musicians, including some previously undiscovered talent. The audience was taken on a musical journey with a selection of songs ranging from The Beatles through to Pharrell Williams’ “Happy”. Boys […]

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Wynberg Old Boys in Music – free performance: Nussbaum Auditorium, 29 October

A concert with a difference: recent Old Boys of Wynberg will join our award winning Concert Band on stage at the Nussbaum Auditorium in what is hoped will become a regular feature of our music concert calendar. Seating is limited and ticket demand is high: please contact Ms Lindsay or Old Boy Shaun Moir on the […]

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Steel Band Evening: Report & Photos

Keenan Oliphant has been teaching steel bands at the school for six years. He also arranges much of the music and in his spontaneous style, conducts the bands with a balance of fun and technical savvy.  The sound created by his students is easy on the ears and sophisticated, and there were many toes tapping to the infectious rhythms […]

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Summer Music Memories: Sunset Concert 2014

A glorious summer’s evening at the John Baxter Amphitheatre as the audience settled down to be entertained by the musical talents of Wynberg Boys’ High & Junior and Wynberg Girls’ High School bands. A full programme of performances by the Steel & Big Bands was rounded off by the combined sounds of the Wynberg Campus Concert Band under […]

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Steel Band Evening, Friday 24 October 2014

Join us for an evening of thrilling Steel Pan music showcasing the talents of all five Steel Bands at Wynberg. The evening marks the final performance of the award winning 2014 Senior Steel Band and the first public performance of the Grade 8 band. The evening offers audiences an opportunity to see where the boys […]

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Prefects for 2015 Announced

Wynberg congratulates and wishes our 2015 Prefects the very best for the year ahead. Head Prefect: Almero Prinsloo Deputy Head Prefect and Sports Prefect:  Gareth Ramsay PORTFOLIOS      Academics: Jatin Parbhoo Communications & Organisation: Junaid Ismail Culture: Micaiah Christopher RCL: Sisipho Fongoqa Service: Liam Arendse HOUSE PREFECTS De Villiers: Taurieq Pearson De Waal: Farai Gwanyanya […]

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Final Results & Photos: Jamie Tindill Memorial Chess Tournament 2014

The final two rounds of the Jamie Tindill Memorial Chess Tournament took place on Monday 4 August in the Wynberg Library. Herzlia were too strong for Pinelands and won 13 -3 while Rondebosch and Wynberg played a thrilling duel, finally decided on the last match with Rondebosch edging out the host team 10 – 6. […]

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Wynberg at the Shakespeare Schools Festival, 30 July 2014

Wynberg Boys’ Acting Association Teacher in charge:      Mrs K Filinova-Bruton The WBAA, in association with Wynberg Girls’ High is a Drama Society open to all pupils who attend Wynberg Boys or Girls’ High, grades 8 – 12. This year’s WBAA will be taking part in Shakespeare Schools Festival for the 5th time, since WBHS […]

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Results: Jamie Tindill Memorial Chess Tournament

“This Tournament serves to keep alive the memory of one of Wynberg’s best Chess players who died tragically while still at school. Jamie was a wonderful young man who had just been appointed as a Prefect at the end of his grade 11 year in 2007 but drowned during the December holidays. He was held […]

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On July 30th, 2014, posted in: Archive, Chess, Culture, News, Recent Highlights, Societies by

Wishing our Muslim Families a Blessed Eid Mubarak

Thousands of Muslims around South Africa gathered on Sunday evening  for the first sighting of the moon to herald the end of the holy month of Ramadan. The sighting of the new moon brings to a close the month long fast. Ramadan is the month in which the Qur’an, the holy book was revealed to the Prophet […]

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