Fire Update: Back to School Arrangements

Friday 5 August: Headmaster Mr. Jan de Waal reports that consulting engineers have declared the buildings structurally sound after the blaze that destroyed 4 classrooms and an office on the top floor of the school’s C-Block in the early hours of Thursday morning. Cleaning and clearing operations will commence on Saturday 6 August in advance of […]

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Fire Update: Our Heartfelt Thanks

As the rubble quite literally settles and the damp smell of a burnt building slowly, very slowly, starts to fade, there is the very real picture which remains. A picture of gutted classrooms, corridors covered with remnants of what was, and an ‘open-air’ look no one had pre-planned! Some scenes in life are truly unexpected […]

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We Will Remember Them: Wynberg at the ‘South Africans on the Somme Memorial Service’

Sunday 10 July 2016: Wynberg Boys’ Schools will lay a wreath for Wynberg Old Boys who fell in the ‘Great War’ at the service to be held at The Thiepval Memorial to the Missing on the Somme, near the town of Thiepval in Picardy, France. The Schools will be represented by former Chairman of the High […]

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Wynberg 175: A Musical Celebration – From an Acorn to an Oak Tree

  Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow: A Wynberg Boys’ Musical Collaboration like never before! Please join us for Wynberg’s premier Musical event of 2016: a unique orchestral and choral collaboration of the vocal and instrumental talents of our Wynberg pupils and Old Boys. Based on the book of the schools “Brothers in an Endless Chain” this concert will […]

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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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Wynberg 175: Vocal Boutique Concert

Thursday 19 May 2016: The fourth, and final,  Wynberg 175 Boutique Concert was held in the Clegg Hall where the current Wynberg vocalists were joined by talented past pupils. The concert surpassed all expectations, with some beautiful solos (by current Wynberg boys and Old Boys Marco Titus who is in his 4th year studying opera at […]

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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 175: Boutique Vocal Concert

A vocal celebration of the sound of Wynberg Music: Everybody is invited to the Vocal Boutique Concert which takes place in the Clegg Hall on Thursday 19 May 2016, starting at 19h00. The concert is free and seating is unreserved, except for a few special guests. Refreshments will be on sale at the tuck shop […]

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Wynberg News: Mr Richardson is on the Mend

The Wynberg Family were distressed when the news filtered through that our immediate former Headmaster, Mr Keith Richardson, had been hospitalised just a few days before Wynberg travelled to Grey in Port Elizabeth. Wynberg Boys’ High School is delighted to say Mr Richardson is on the mend. Headmasters Mr Jan de Waal and Mr Cedric Poleman lead […]

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