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 Congratulates the Successful Applicants for Grade 8 2017

Wynberg Boys’ High School takes pleasure in announcing the names of applicants accepted into Grade 8 for 2017: Mrs Shireen van de Rheede, Admissions Secretary & PA to WBHS Headmaster.

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Jamie Tindill Memorial Chess Tournament 2016

Ten schools participate in the 2016 Jamie Tindill Memorial Trophy, held in the Clegg Hall on Monday 20  & Tuesday 21 June – this tournament serves to keep alive the memory of one of Wynberg’s best Chess players who died tragically while still at school. Jamie was a wonderful young man who had just been […]

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Congratulations to Wynberg’s WP Sport Reps

Congratulations and the very best of luck to our Western Province Representatives for Cricket, Hockey, and Squash 2016. Very well done, a wonderful achievement! Back Row (L-R): Karl Vermeulen (Cricket); Mika Ekström (Cricket); Tristan Cooke (Hockey); Grant Martin (Cricket); Callen Heynes (Cricket); Damian Isaacs (Cricket); Liam Madison (Hockey); Michael Madison (Hockey). Fourth Row: Josh Breed; […]

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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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WindWorx Fanfare at Wynberg

Saturday 21 May 2016: Wynberg Boys’ High School in its 175th year is honoured to host the 6th WindWorx Fanfare – a full day’s programme of wind ensemble performances by 10 bands, both informally at the John Baxter Outdoor Amphitheatre, and formally in the Clegg Hall, the Fanfare culminated in a massed band performance of […]

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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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