What Parents Need to Know When Supporting Their Children in Team Sports

The following article by Mark Kelly, head of school at Annunciation Orthodox School (Texas) was published, 4 September 2015, on The Independent School Magazine Blog  (www.nais.org): As the national anthem came to a conclusion, I started to get nervous. Standing in a packed gym in front of 2,000 students, teachers, and parents at Annunciation Orthodox School, I was preparing to […]

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The Jacques Kallis Tribute Dinner

The Wynberg Old Boys’ Union is hosting this dinner in a tribute to one of our school’s most significant sons, and you are invited to be a part of this historic evening. A dinner for all cricket supporters and players. Join us in honouring Jacques Kallis, recognised by the cricketing world as a true legend of […]

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Headmaster’s Letter to Old Boys

Headmaster Keith Richardson talks to our Old Boys:   Dear Old Boys For some years, we as a school have been sending out a quarterly Online Magazine to Old Boys around the world. This has included videos, pictures and extensive reports of the activities of the school over the previous term. However, it has been […]

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Headmaster’s Blog: Of Rats and Cats

“I don’t know how they kept it secret from me – but they did.  ‘We have been planning it since August last year,’ said Shaun Hewett triumphantly.  The problem was that I was not expecting anything so I walked right into the trap. Looking back, I can now see the succession of clues but 850 […]

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Explore Wynberg’s Social Media Platforms

Much of Wynberg’s day to day activities across our four pillars of Academics, Sport, Culture and Service is covered by our Social Media Team straight to Facebook (our first choice sharing platform): please scroll down the list of our dedicated Facebook Pages and click through the links to select your personal favourites. Links to our Wynberg Media […]

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700 1st XI Cricket Matches: Coach Lefson Interview

On the milestone occasion of Eric Lefson’s 700th match as 1st XI coach, MIC of Wynberg Cricket, Shaun Hewett asked Mr Lefson to look back over his last 16 seasons: Your first, 1st XI opponent and year of fixture? My first game was against St Johns (Harare) in November 1999. I remember it very well for […]

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Welcome to Wynberg Super Sixes Cricket

Update: 11h30 Friday 13 February 2015 It is with much regret that we saw fit to postponement this afternoon’s Wynberg Six-a-side Tournament. Persistent rain over Wynberg since 09h00 on Friday morning led us to believe that the afternoon would be compromised and the very soggy outfields unplayable.  We hope, however, to be able to host all […]

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The Jacques Kallis Scholarship 2016

  As you have probably seen on TV, Jacques Kallis has made an annual scholarship available to Wynberg Boys’ High School. This is an extremely prestigious scholarship which covers tuition, hostel fees, tours and equipment. It is a tribute to the character of Jacques that he has been willing to put something so tangible back […]

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Wynberg Cricket: Saturday in Hermanus, 24 January 2015

A composite U15/U16/U17 Wynberg cricket side, captained by Mika Ekström and accompanied by Messrs Lefson and Hewett, departed Cape Town a little after 06h00 this morning to travel to Hermanus for a 50-overs-a-side contest against the Hermanus 1st XI. Hermanus won the toss and opted to bat on a particularly warm and muggy Boland morning. […]

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Wynberg Cricket: Holiday Highlights 2014/2015

Wynberg Cricket enjoyed a particularly busy and successful holiday period.More than 20 Wynberg cricketers represented WP at provincial weeks staged across the country during the initial weeks of December. The WP 17A side, featuring Tristan de Beer and Dyllan Matthews, returned as national champions, while Josh Breed registered a ton and Kyle Pluke a six-wicket […]

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