Special Assembly: A Farewell to Staff

Monday 14 November 2016: as the school year rushes to a close on 30 November, Wynberg Staff and Men gathered to pay tribute to teachers going into retirement or leaving for pastures new. With a combined tally of over 90 years dedicated to education at Wynberg Boys’ High School, it was with no small emotion […]

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Wynberg Sport: a Holiday Review

Cricket: Wynberg – as per its 175 celebrations – hosted the annual Cape Schools’ Cricket Week during the first weekend/week of October. Dale College, Grey High, Queen’s College, Selborne College and Union High School travelled to Cape Town to compete against Western Cape representatives, Paarl Boys’, Paul Roos, Rondebosch, SACS and Wynberg. The festival got […]

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1st XV vs SACS: Classic Clash – the Press Report

Wynberg Old Boy and rugby reporter, Jon Harris, reports on Wynberg 1st XV vs SACS – the Classic Clash on Saturday 27 August 2016: In an exciting Southern Suburbs derby, SACS overcame a determined Wynberg Boys’ High to run out deserved winners at Hawthornden on Saturday. The final score was 31-20 after the hosts lead […]

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Fire Update: Supera Moras Makes Us One

Thursday 11 August 2016: A week ago our Wynberg Family stood in shock at the images proliferating on social media of our school in flames. Any week at Wynberg is a very long time, we are always a busy school: and it’s ‘business as usual’ at WBHS after the scheduled long weekend for all Western Cape […]

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Wynberg Thanks Mr Gus Leslie, 1st XV Coach

Wynberg Boys’ High and Gus Leslie have sadly announced a mutual parting of ways this week.  This year marked the 10th year of Gus’s involvement at Wynberg. During this time, he revolutionised the way that the school approached coaching and playing the game.   He arrived in 2006 – charged with the daunting job of “getting […]

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Open Mic with Gary Gold & Robbie Fleck, 2 June 2016

Thursday 2 June 2016: the next in our Wynberg Old Boys’ Union’s series of Open Mics welcomes Old Boys Gary Gold and Robbie Fleck to the Bill Bowden Pavilion for what promises to be a fascinating ‘off the record’ evening with our old friend and regular Open Mic Master of Ceremonies, Gavin Rich. While Gary, Director of […]

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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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