Wynberg’s Kyle Cato wins Scouts of the World Award

Sunday 19 February 2017: Wynberg congratulates Kyle Cato on his service work which has earned him international Scouting honours. Read the citation to being the first South African scout to receive the Scouts of the World Award: The Scouts of the World Award challenges all young people, Scouts and non-Scouts, to think about global issues […]

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Cell Phone Contract for Tweens and Teens

Cell Phone Contract for Tweens and Teens Dear ……………………………………………………………………….. While you don’t need a licence to operate a cellphone, you do need to take responsibility for using it wisely because this very powerful device can be used as a tool for good or a weapon for harming both yourself and others. You are about to […]

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Wynberg Conversations: House Renaming – the Consultative Process Begins

Friday 3 February 2017: as stated in the WBHS Weekly Newsletter of 20 January, the process of revisiting the names of our school houses within the scope of our Social Cohesion Programme has begun. Mr de Waal shares an open letter to our Wynberg Families: Dear Parents As mentioned in the previous newsletter the names […]

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The Wynberg Scroll of Honour: Mr & Mrs Richardson and Mrs Borchardt

Tuesday 24 January 2017: at the conclusion of Prize Giving in the Clegg Hall, special awards were made to Wynberg’s 13th Headmaster, Mr Keith Richardson, his wife Pippa, and Mrs Cheryl Borchardt, Chair of the Wynberg Ladies’ Association. The inscription on the Scroll of Honour reads: “Wynberg Boys’ High School honours you for the exceptional […]

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Prize Giving 2017: All the Awards

GRADE 8 PRIZE LIST MERIT CERTIFICATE and SILVER TIE Isa Ahmed, Gt Bang, Furqan Booley, Adam Budge, Justin Cheney, Uzayr Chilwan, Christopher Cresswell, Ikraam Daniels, Daniel Denton, Jayden Dickson, Isa Ebrahim, Wafeeq Francis, Keanu Gelderblom, Noel Glintenkamp, Jared Godfrey, Aiden Harris, Monty Hawkins, Ewan James, Joshua Johnston, Azhar Kadwa, Cian Kennedy, Joshua Lawrence, Zayd Louw, […]

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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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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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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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