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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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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Grey Weekend: 7 – 9 May 2015

Wynberg returns the hospitality shown us by Grey High School after visiting Port Elizabeth last year as we welcome our friends and rivals from the Eastern Cape to the Mother City over the weekend of 7 – 9 May 2015. This is one of the biggest events in our school calendar and a very exciting […]

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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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Interhouse Cross Country, Rugby & Hockey, 24 June 2014

Tuesday 24 June saw Wynberg’s eight Houses face off in a an epic three event Interhouse Challenge for points toward their 2014 Friedlander Shield standings. Starting a dawn with the Interhouse Cross Country event, the senior lads followed with Hockey & Touch Rugby matches in the afternoon after school – a perfect way to ‘burn […]

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Headmaster’s Blog: “From Adolescents to Adultscents”

  Click the image to read Mr Richardson’s latest article in his series “Musings of a South African Headmaster”

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Circular 36: Grey P.E. Tour 22, 23 and 24 May 2014

Circular  36: 20 May 2014 GREY P.E. TOUR 22, 23 and 24 MAY 2014 1. DEPARTURE The following teams will depart on Thursday morning at 05h30: Rugby 1st, Surfing, Golf, Chess, Hockey 1st, 2nd, 16A,16E, 14A,14B,14C, Debating, Shooting, Fishing, Squash, Tennis and Table Tennis. The teams departing on Thursday need to be at school by […]

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Arrangements: Grey Weekend, 22, 23 & 24 May 2014

General Arrangements: Thursday 22nd   May Billeting of the early arrivers at 17.00 in Grey School Hall  Friday 23rd   May 11.00 : Staff and boys of Hockey (6 teams), Squash (12), Tennis (3), Chess (6),Debating (6), Air Rifle (3), Table Tennis (3) will have lunch in Restaurant/ Quad. On arrival, (due to Grey’s “trooping the colour”) staff […]

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