Social Cohesion Project: Mr De Waal Addresses Racism & Social Media, and School House Names

Friday 20 January 2017, Headmaster, Mr De Waal writes to the Wynberg Family: Dear Wynberg Parents I am sure you are aware that it has not taken long for issues around the lack of racial, cultural and religious tolerance to raise its head at schools again. Whilst mutual understanding, respect, and empathy should be the […]

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Admissions 2018: An Invitation to Open Day

Have you thought about your school for 2018? One of the most important decisions you will ever make is choosing your High School. Many people will be only too keen to tell you which is the best school in Cape Town. There are many outstanding schools in this area and no particular school suits every […]

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Matric Results 2016 – Mr De Waal Reports

Congratulations to our 175th Matrics, Wynberg’s Class of 2016 – 100% pass rate. In a year of disruptions from, festivities to fires, the achievement of our matrics is to be applauded: our highest number of bachelor passes on record, with 24 A aggregates, the most since 2006. Well done to our top four candidates: Nick Moss – […]

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New Year 2017 Message – Mr Jan de Waal

2016 draws to a close, a massive milestone in the life of our schools as our extended Wynberg Family banded together in a show of support for our Wynberg 175 celebrations. I thank each and every one of my staff, every Wynberg Family, and our Old Boys, for your enthusiastic participation. The year has not […]

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In Memoriam, Mrs Sheila McCurdie, Former Headmaster’s Secretary

Old Boys and Staff who were at Wynberg between 1992 and 1998 will be saddened to hear the news that Sheila McCurdie died on December 12th 2016 at the age of 81. After training as a legal secretary, she went on to raise her family of two girls. When they went their own way in […]

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Wynberg Honours Mr Jim Goodacre

Wednesday 30 November 2016: the final assembly of the school year, and the winding-up of 12 months of Wynberg 175 celebrations between the Junior and High Schools and our Old Boys’ Union, was the perfect opportunity to honour Mr Jim Goodacre, the man behind the words to our School Song. At the Old Boys’ 175 Gala […]

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