School Leaders 2014

We congratulate the following boys on being selected to lead the school in 2014: Raythaan Addinall Head Prefect Keagan Timm Deputy Head Prefect Tim Lawrence De Villiers Grant Turner De Waal TBA  Littlewood Adam Romyn Lorie Lukhanyo Mkula McNaughton David Rousseau Rhodes Blaise Lourens Van Riebeeck Matthew Harris Wellington Jason Bright Academics Dillon Birns Communications […]

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On October 1st, 2013, posted in: Academics, Culture, News, Pastoral, Service, Sport, Students by

Introducing: The Wynberg 175 Club

2016 is the year Wynberg Boys’ High School turns 175 years old and in line with this significant milestone, we are starting Club 175. 175 people will each contribute R175 per month via debit order. The Club is open to anyone to join. All monies raised will be used to fund the budget for the […]

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On August 28th, 2013, posted in: Academics, Culture, News, Sport by

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Founders’ Week 2013: Debating vs the Old Boys

Our Senior Debating Team – Michael Cheney, Guy Bowden and Vincent Mamabolo – were pitched against an Old Boys’ team made up of Gareth Bloor and his father plus Peter Rogers. Old Boy Mike Lundy adjudicated. The school team successfully defended their motion that South Africa’s relationship with Zimbabwe has not been to the advantage […]

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Founders’ Week 2013: Chess vs Old Boys

This year the contest took the form of a series of five-minute Blitz games with 8 Old Boys participating. After each round the schoolboys moved on to tackle a different opponent with five rounds being completed before all retired for a cuppa. The schoolboys started slowly but finished strongly winning by 24½ to 15½. The […]

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The Vocal Ensemble is awarded a Distinction

Our Vocal Ensemble participated in the Afrikaans medium Eisteddfod for the first time, on 17 August and were awarded a Distinction. Congratulations to Choir Master Brian Botha and the boys!

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On August 19th, 2013, posted in: Archive, Choir, Culture, News by

Founders’ Week 2013

All Wynberg Old Boys and current pupils and their families are cordially invited to join us to celebrate our 172nd birthday and to remember all those who have gone before us. PROGRAMME OF EVENTS Monday 19 August Debating vs Wynberg Old Boys’ Team: 19h00 in the Staffroom Chess vs Old Boys: 19h00 in the Library […]

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Review of Thoroughly Modern Millie

“THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE”  –    THE NEW MUSICAL!!   The hit  stage show ‘Thoroughly Modern Millie’ – based on the book by Richard Morris and Dick Scanlen – is currently on at Wynberg Girls’ High, a joint production between the boys’ and girls’ schools.  And what a success it is proving to be!   Slick, polished, beautifully […]

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On August 1st, 2013, posted in: Archive, Concert Band, Culture, Drama, Jazz Band, News by

Shakespeare Schools’ Festival South Africa

A reminder that Wynberg’s Acting Association (WBAA,) is participating in this Festival and will be performing an excerpt of ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ at Artscape on 31 July 2013 at 19:00. Our Arts & Culture teacher – and the founder of the South African version of this Festival – Mrs Fillinova-Bruton, directed Wynberg’s production. Book […]

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On July 25th, 2013, posted in: Archive, Culture, Drama, News by

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Our Choirs do well

The Choir and the Vocal Ensemble did very well at the Cape Town Eisteddfod, earning High Honours and a Diploma respectively. Congratulations to the boys and to their Choir Master Mr Brian Botha on maintaining Wynberg’s tradition of musical excellence.

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Another Diploma at the Eisteddfod – this time for Drama!

The Wynberg Boys’ Acting Association were awarded a Diploma in the Group Dramatic Extract section of the Eisteddfod for their abridged presentation of  Shakespeare’s “The Taming Of The Shrew”. The adjudicators thought that the extract was well staged, well-rehearsed and highly entertaining. Congratulations to the following boys and to their Director Mrs Fillinova-Bruton: Michael Cheney, Reece […]

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On May 29th, 2013, posted in: Culture, Drama, News by