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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Cape Fires: an Appeal to Assist

Wynberg Boys’ High School committed itself yesterday, 3 March 2015, to making a substantial donation to the Volunteer Wildfire Services out of our fundraising budget for 2015. Today we learnt with horror that one of our parents, a fire-fighter volunteer, was hospitalised overnight with severe burns and that Keith and Pippa Richardson’s house in Noordhoek was […]

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Explore Wynberg’s Social Media Platforms

Much of Wynberg’s day to day activities across our four pillars of Academics, Sport, Culture and Service is covered by our Social Media Team straight to Facebook (our first choice sharing platform): please scroll down the list of our dedicated Facebook Pages and click through the links to select your personal favourites. Links to our Wynberg Media […]

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Concert in the Quad: 12 – 14 February 2015

Last year, a new event burst onto the Wynberg Boys’ High scene with the highly entertaining Concert in the Quad. This featured many of our top musicians, including some previously undiscovered talent. The audience was taken on a musical journey with a selection of songs ranging from The Beatles through to Pharrell Williams’ “Happy”. Boys […]

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Prefects for 2015 Announced

Wynberg congratulates and wishes our 2015 Prefects the very best for the year ahead. Head Prefect: Almero Prinsloo Deputy Head Prefect and Sports Prefect:  Gareth Ramsay PORTFOLIOS      Academics: Jatin Parbhoo Communications & Organisation: Junaid Ismail Culture: Micaiah Christopher RCL: Sisipho Fongoqa Service: Liam Arendse HOUSE PREFECTS De Villiers: Taurieq Pearson De Waal: Farai Gwanyanya […]

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Cricket & Service: 1st XI Gives Back

Beyond the Jacques Kallis Oval: Cricket Giving Back to the Community Cricket coaches, Messrs Shaun Hewett and Rodney Inglis arranged for Wynberg’s 1st XI to visit the Red Cross Children’s Hospital to spend time with the children and deliver presents  the 1st XI players and parents had collected. The visit was, by all accounts, well […]

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Grade 8 Service Project

Once again WBHS partnered with Living Hope for their annual Service Project. Two grade 8 classes were bussed to Capricorn Park on each day from the 29 September to the 2 October. The task this year was to paint the exterior of the Living Hope Centre as well as the interior and exterior of a […]

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Service Market Day: Photos & Report, 3 September 2014

Wynberg’s annual Market Day raises much needed funds toward our Grade 8 social upliftment project happening on 1 October 2014 when the boys, staff and interested parents head to Capricorn Park to assist our partners, Living Hope. This year the teams will be allocated to places near the Living Hope headquarters where they will undertake […]

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Wishing our Muslim Families a Blessed Eid Mubarak

Thousands of Muslims around South Africa gathered on Sunday evening  for the first sighting of the moon to herald the end of the holy month of Ramadan. The sighting of the new moon brings to a close the month long fast. Ramadan is the month in which the Qur’an, the holy book was revealed to the Prophet […]

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