School Raffle 2017: Win Big with Turkish Airlines!

October 17 – 27 2017, our annual School Raffle: 10 days to get your tickets, 10 days to stand a chance to win two economy return tickets to Istanbul, and for just R10, courtesy of our sponsors Turkish Airlines! Headmaster, Mr Jan de Waal, writes: We’re excited to launch our 2017 School Raffle and enormously […]

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Weekly Planner: Week Ending 22 October 2017

WEEKLY PLANNER Monday 16 October Assembly – Ms Athletics meeting at Wynberg 18:30 – 21:15 – Grade 6 Mathematics Brain Sprain Tuesday 17 October 15:00 – 16:15 – Gr 8 & 9 Mathematics Enrichment Wednesday 18 October 10:00 – House Assembly 18:00 – New Parents evening Thursday 19 October 08:00 – 09:00 – Prefect Induction […]

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Matric Valedictory 2017: Prize Giving & Special Awards

ACADEMIC PRIZES SUBJECT DISTINCTIONS (80% or more for a subject) Jaiden Allen (EGD), Taine Hackett (Visual Arts), Jordan Heynes (Visual Arts), Joshua Hill (Afrikaans), Milo Hills Williams (Visual Arts), Myles Hodkin (English), Grant Martin (Afrikaans), Sebastian Nel (Visual Arts), Cole Rooy (Visual Arts), Tyrin Stocken (EGD), and Ryan Store (English). MERIT CERTIFICATES (70% average or […]

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Valedictory Programme 2017: Order of Proceedings, Friday 13 October

Friday 13 October 2017: Valedictory – the highlight of the matric year begins with the traditional breakfast in the Fish Bowl for the Class of 2017 at 06h45. A few changes to the order of proceedings this year sees the matric prize giving leading the public events in the Clegg Hall. Wynberg Boys’ High School […]

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Weekly Planner: Week Ending 15 October 2017

WEEKLY PLANNER Monday 9 October 10:00 – Assembly in Quad 10:15 – Junior Wynberg Mile Matric Art Exhibition 13:30 – 16:00 – V Art Prac Tuesday 10 October 07:45 – General Knowledge Quiz in Tutor Groups 08:00 – 10:30 – V Art Prac 08:40 – Senior Wynberg Mile 09:00 – Period 3 Matric Art Exhibition […]

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Welcome Back – Headmaster’s Letter, 4th Term 2017

Dear Parents I trust you have all made use of this short holiday to relax a bit in preparation for the final push. It is going to be a very short term because of the early closing in order to accommodate the Grade 12 marking, which again takes place at our school at the end […]

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Wynberg Heritage: Littlewood Boarding House Diamond Anniversary

  Saturday 7 October 2017, sixty years to the day that Wynberg’s ‘new’ boarding house was officially opened. Under the Headship of Mr WE ‘Bill’ Bowden the 1950s had seen dramatic upgrades to the facilities and grounds at Wynberg: from 1952 to1954 the single-storey school had become a double-storey, the quad surrounded by eighteen classrooms […]

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Holiday Sports Tour Fixtures, Support our Teams Online!

Friday 29 September 2017: As we break for the short spring holiday, we wish our six touring sides and their coaches & managers the very best as cricket, soccer and water polo compete at premier tournaments and festivals around the country. Water Polo: with our U15 Ian Melliar Cup done and dusted, it’s the turn […]

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WBHS New House Names and Colours 2018

Friday 15 September 2017: the Headmasters of Wynberg Boys’ High & Junior Schools, Messrs Jan de Waal and Cedric Poleman take pleasure in announcing the 2018 House Names and Colours for our Boys’ Schools. Our School badge, adopted and adapted from the Wynberg Municipality Crest in 1924, is unaffected, remaining central to our School Brand […]

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9 September 2017: Sports Roundup – Looking Back, Moving Forward

Saturday 9 September 2017: a real seasonal cross-over week as Hockey finishes off the season in top form, Wynberg Cyclist Dániyal Matthews continues to excel, Rugby wraps up the Sevens, continues the #BergBoots2Help drive, and welcomes the 2018 Grade 8s, Water Polo is ‘all hands on (pool) deck’ as final preparation for the Ian Melliar Cup […]

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