The 175th Celebrations at Wynberg Boys’ Schools in 2016: News & Events

With just 2 months remaining of 2015, our Wynberg Boys’ Schools are excited to share the latest updates of what’s in store for our 175th celebrations in 2016: The Official 175 Tie The school badge is embroidered into the navy and silver striped tie, with the figures ‘175’ embossed into the navy stripes.  This tie […]

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New Cricket Umpires 2015

Congratulations to Wynberg’s newly-qualified cricket umpires, all of whom attended a four-day course ahead of writing the exam. In what is a ‘first’, according to the course convenor Jeff Wolhuter, all Wynberg’s candidates passed the course on their first attempt, with Justin Sproul achieving top marks of 46/45 (getting the bonus mark question correct).  Special […]

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Matric Prize Giving 2015 – All the Awards

Academic Prizes SUBJECT DISTINCTIONS (80% or more for a subject) Jason Adams (Visual Arts), Anganathi Beyile (History), Christopher Blencowe (EGD), Joshua Childs (EGD), Qinisela de la Hunt (EGD), Riyaadh Faardiel (Afrikaans), Timothy Gilmour (EGD), Michael Hardy (EGD), Ulrich Hauptfleisch (EGD), Bechara Issa (EGD), Christopher Leech (EGD), Chad Marx (EGD), Yusuf Mohamed (Economics), Pumlani Mxunyelwa (isiXhosa), […]

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Ian Melliar Cup 2015: All the Water Polo Results

Our thanks to all the players, officials and supporters for their passionate enthusiasm during Wynberg’s Speck Pumps Ian Melliar Cup U15 Water Polo Tournament, 24 – 27 September 2015. Congratulations to Rondebosch Boys’ High School for carrying off the team trophy and to the award recipients below – thank you for making the tournament such a success of […]

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Headmaster’s Blog: The Privileges of Health

Mr Richardson’s latest blog article, Blog 77: “The Privileges of Health”, available on the Blog Roll below:

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Rugby Report: Schools’ Sevens Quadrangular

Saturday 5 September 2015: A glorious sunny Saturday greeted the inaugural Schools’ Sevens Quadrangular teams as they played out for Rugby Sevens glory in a series of U14, U15 and U16 round robins hosted by SACS. Plenty of rugby, carnival entertainment and food stalls welcomed the players and supporters from the hosts, Wynberg, Bishops and […]

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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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Congratulations to Wynberg’s Prefects for 2016

Monday 7 September 2015: Congratulations to the Wynberg Men selected as School Prefects for 2016: Head Prefect – Gideon Boshoff Deputy Head Prefect and RCL – Dian Fourie Academics – Stefan Langenhoven & Sean Cheney Service – Jonan Bowers Culture – Cassie Robbertze Sport – Michael Kievits Communications – Robin Lindup & Luc Hill Grade […]

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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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Winter Sport vs SACS: Derby Report

After an inspiring and enlightening Founders’ Day, Wynberg hockey sides hit the turf to play SACS in the final league games of the season. The U14A started the matches held at the Wynberg Astros. Coming off a tough season and looking to prove themselves, they did well in defeating SACS 3 – 0. All the […]

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