WYNCON Leadership Conference 2017

On the 21st of August 2017, Wynberg Boys’ High School hosted the first, of hopefully many, WYNCON Leadership Conferences. The leadership conference was aimed at developing leaders within our local community and to provide some sort of guidance so that they may implement their skills and furthermore teach those around them. The conference consisted of four […]

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Changing Gear: Winter to Summer Sports

Friday 1 September 2017: With the changeover of seasons, numerous summer sports teams have begun their preparations for tours and tournaments in September. For the most part, practices for other teams will only begin after the September holidays. Cricket Winter cricket nets now transform into cricket tour squad sessions, these will start from Monday 4th […]

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Showing App-titude: our IT Expo

Wynberg Information Technology department held an IT Expo on 22 August 2017. Grade 11 and 12 students presented their software applications to parents and grade 9 and grade 10 learners. The Western Cape Education Department theme was ‘An Entertainment Industry’. Learners could develop any application within the given scenario. Nathan Wylie developed a management system for a […]

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Grade 9 Fathers & Sons Dinner, our “Dads ‘n Lads”

Wynberg held the annual Father and Sons Dinner on the 29th August 2017. The highly successful function, attended by 300 guests, emphasised the relationship between Fathers and Sons. Brandon Taylor opened the event with a warm welcome which was proceeded by the Grade 9 Prefect with a message to all Fathers. His speech addressed vital lessons […]

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#BergBoots2Help – Thank you for giving so generously!

Tuesday 29 August 2017: ending off the rugby season on Saturday 26 August, Wynberg Rugby players across all age groups handed in their boots that no longer fit for the benefit of players from Langa Rugby Club.   #BergBoots2Help This afternoon Mike Engelbrecht, Vice-Principal of Sports, handed over the collection of boots received to Mr Kutta Mzoxolo.  The […]

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Prefects for 2018 Announced

Monday 28 August 2017: Wynberg Boys’ High School congratulates our 2018 Prefect Body, and thanks our 2017 leaders for their inspiring work over the last year. A formal Prefect induction ceremony will take place later in the year. Head Boy – Jarrod Whitson Deputy Head Boy – Mika Schubert Representative Council of Learners – Tevin […]

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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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Founders’ Week: Soccer vs our Old Boys

Tuesday 22 August 2017: Wynberg Soccer took great pleasure welcoming back our Old Boy to take on the Wynberg Invitational team. While not exactly certain, this encounter likely serves as the first ever Old Boys match vs the schoolboys. The match was played in good spirits with the Old Boys showing the youngsters a thing […]

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