Wynberg News: Mr Richardson is on the Mend

The Wynberg Family were distressed when the news filtered through that our immediate former Headmaster, Mr Keith Richardson, had been hospitalised just a few days before Wynberg travelled to Grey in Port Elizabeth. Wynberg Boys’ High School is delighted to say Mr Richardson is on the mend. Headmasters Mr Jan de Waal and Mr Cedric Poleman lead […]

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WBHS Weekly Newsletter 09 May – 13 May 2016

SOUTH AFRICAN MATHS OLYMPIAD, ROUND TWO On Wednesday 11 May, 232 boys wrote the second round of SAMO. The two hour exam is considerably more complex than round one. The boy’s answer sheets have been posted to Pretoria to be marked and we now wait to see if any Wynberg boys qualify for the final […]

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WBHS Weekly Planner Week Ending Sun 22 May 2016

Mon 16 May • 12:30 – Assembly (Dw) • 13:00 – 14:40 – Blood Clinic   Tues 17 May • 09:00 – ATKV Spelathon Afrikaans Huistaal in Clegg Hall ( Parents welcome to attend and support WBHS) • Science Expo   Wed 18 May • 09:00 – ATKV Spelathon Afrikaans Eerste Addisionele Taal in Clegg […]

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Wynberg / Grey Weekend: How the Tradition Began in 1996

Thursday 12 May 2016: 05h30 and the first buses leave the Wynberg Boys’ Schools for Grey High School and the annual Wynberg / Grey Weekend. Excitement has built solidly toward this tour, one of the highlights of the school year, where two of South Africa’s most prestigious boys’ schools meet in competition. Wynberg’s 175th year marks […]

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20th Anniversary Wynberg / Grey Weekend: All the Fixtures

Wednesday 11 May 2016: A message from Mr. Jan de Waal, Headmaster Wynberg Boys’ High School: Twenty years ago the Headmasters of Wynberg Boys’ High School and Grey High agreed to hold a Derby between the two schools, and bar one rained out year, the event has become an annual highlight of the Schools’ calendars. […]

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WBHS Weekly Newsletter 02 May – 06 May 2016

SOUTH AFRICAN MATHS OLYMPIAD To accommodate the record number of our boys writing the second round of the South African Maths Olympiad, we have had to adjust the timing of the school day on Wednesday 11th May. Normal classes will not be able to continue for those not writing but we do want to ensure […]

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WBHS Weekly Planner Week Ending Sun 15 May 2016

Mon 09 May • 12:30 – Assembly – Vs (Grey)   Tues 10 May • 08:00 – Grey Assembly & meeting • 12:30 – 13:00 – Fine family 175 book presentation to matrics   Wed 11 May • 6:45 – 8:00 – McNaughton Breakfast in Fishbowl • South African Maths Olympiad – Round 2 • […]

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Nomads Festival 2016: Report, Thanks & Photos

Thursday 5 May 2016: Over the weekend 30 April – 2 May Wynberg hosted the annual Nomads Festival, sponsored by Standard Bank, where the top school 1st teams from around the country played a weekend’s worth of the best school boy hockey in South Africa. Day 1: the games from the morning to evening didn’t disappoint […]

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Wynberg Music: Cape Town Eisteddfod, Thursday 5 May 2016

Thursday 5 May 2016, Wynberg’s Clegg Hall – the first performances by our musicians in the annual Cape Town Eisteddfod. Wynberg Boys’ High School Head of Music, Mr. Brian Botha reports: Concert Band The WBHS and WGHS Combined Concert Band played extremely well to be awarded a diploma. The following pieces were played: Salvation is […]

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