Santa Shoebox Project – Thank You!

Friday 25 November 2016: a huge thank you to all who gave so generously to the Littlewood Boarding House drive to collect boxes in support of the Santa Shoebox Project. Copied here is the letter to Mr Rudd, Vice-Principal Boarding, from Ms Lynda Blake at the Shoebox Project: Dear Mr Rudd It was a really […]

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Grade 10 Challenge: Being Your Best – Service & Self

Saturday 19 November: Wynberg’s Grade 10s set out on their personal ‘incredible journey’ across the Cederberg Mountains in the annual Challenge: a test of mind over body, teamwork, and team-building, connecting with nature, and pushing personal limits. At the end of their middle high school year, this year’s Grade 10s will tackle more than the […]

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Wynberg Supports Red Sock Friday

The Story Behind the Socks Two young friends decided to explore the World. When it came time for one of them to return home, they decided they needed something to represent their friendship, the memories they had made and their shared passion for adventures to come. They remembered a story that had been told – […]

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Swim-a-Thon in Support of Theodore Yach’s Century Crossing

With the excitement building toward Old Boy Theodore Yach’s 100th Robben Island Crossing attempt, Wynberg’s Grade 11s & 12s, along with a staff team, take to the school pool at 07h45 on Thursday 17 March to relay swim the equivalent distance from Robben Island to the beach – all in aid of one of Theodore’s […]

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Introducing McNaughty: Wynberg 175’s Charity Teddy Bear

Introducing McNaughty, the Wynberg 175 ‘Care Bear’: a wonderful initiative to raise funds for our night school CWESI (Constantia Wynberg Education Sharing Initiative) while supporting entrepreneurial ladies in Westlake. The ladies manufacture the teddies in a church hall, using scraps from our Wynberg Tartan, each teddy is 100% unique in that each piece of tartan is cut differently […]

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Matric Prize Giving 2015 – All the Awards

Academic Prizes SUBJECT DISTINCTIONS (80% or more for a subject) Jason Adams (Visual Arts), Anganathi Beyile (History), Christopher Blencowe (EGD), Joshua Childs (EGD), Qinisela de la Hunt (EGD), Riyaadh Faardiel (Afrikaans), Timothy Gilmour (EGD), Michael Hardy (EGD), Ulrich Hauptfleisch (EGD), Bechara Issa (EGD), Christopher Leech (EGD), Chad Marx (EGD), Yusuf Mohamed (Economics), Pumlani Mxunyelwa (isiXhosa), […]

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Congratulations to Wynberg’s Prefects for 2016

Monday 7 September 2015: Congratulations to the Wynberg Men selected as School Prefects for 2016: Head Prefect – Gideon Boshoff Deputy Head Prefect and RCL – Dian Fourie Academics – Stefan Langenhoven & Sean Cheney Service – Jonan Bowers Culture – Cassie Robbertze Sport – Michael Kievits Communications – Robin Lindup & Luc Hill Grade […]

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Thank you from the Volunteer Wildfire Services

To Mr Richardson, the Staff, Parents and Students of Wynberg Boys’ High School, Thank you from the Volunteer Wildfire Services Fighting the devastating fires that blazed through the South Peninsula in the first week of March and then through Jonkershoek in Stellenbosch during second has been overwhelming for us in many respects – both as a […]

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Headmaster’s Blog: Rising from the Ashes

“It was 1.56am on Wednesday 4th March when the phone rang. It was Wynberg’s Director of Operations, Peter van Schalkwyk. ‘Bad news,’ he said. ‘I have just received a message that your house in Noordhoek is in danger from the fires.’ In the meantime, Pippa was checking her phone. ‘House ablaze,’ the message from a […]

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Wynberg’s Fire Appeal raises R95 000

Monday 9 March 2015: WYNBERG CAMPUS OF SCHOOLS COLLECT R95 000 FOR VOLUNTEER WILDFIRE SERVICES Monday morning saw the heads of the four Wynberg Campus of Schools hand over a cheque for R95 000 to the Volunteer Wildfire Services.  Wynberg Boys’ High and Junior and Wynberg Girls High and Junior schools collected for one day only and […]

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