WBHS Weekly Newsletter – 06 – 10 June 2016

Dear Parents Please see below our Electronic Device Policy that has been updated as of 06 June 2016:   ELECTRONIC DEVICE POLICY The use of electronic devices during the school day is only allowed for academic purposes. We actively encourage the use of tablets and cellphones to enhance the learning experience under the direct instruction […]

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WBHS Weekly Newsletter – 30 May – 03 June 2016

WYNBERG BOYS’ HIGH JAZZ BAND PLAYS WELL AT THE CAPE TOWN BIG BAND JAZZ FESTIVAL Congratulations to Blake Hellaby and the Jazz Band musicians for their performance at the Baxter theatre, on Wed 1 June. The organiser commented that the Wynberg Boys’ High Band contributed to make the opening of the Festival a great success. […]

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WBHS Weekly Newsletter – 23 May – 27 May 2016

Dear Parents We are about to enter into one of the most stressful periods in the year for families of school going children i.e. examinations. The Grade 12’s have already started writing and the rest of the school start next week. At Wynberg we believe that examinations form part of the normal school year and […]

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WBHS Weekly Newsletter – 16 May – 20 May 2016

ATKV- SPELATHON Die jaarlikse provinsiale ATKV-Spelathon vir Afrikaans Eerste Addisionele Taal het op Dinsdag 17 Mei plaasgevind. Die Afrikaans Departement van WBHS het tydens die geleentheid as gasheer opgetree. Graad 9 en 10 leerders van WBHS, SACS, Bishops,Curro,Rhenish en The Equestrian Academy of Cape Town is van die skole wat aan die kompetisie deelgeneem het. […]

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WBHS Weekly Newsletter 09 May – 13 May 2016

SOUTH AFRICAN MATHS OLYMPIAD, ROUND TWO On Wednesday 11 May, 232 boys wrote the second round of SAMO. The two hour exam is considerably more complex than round one. The boy’s answer sheets have been posted to Pretoria to be marked and we now wait to see if any Wynberg boys qualify for the final […]

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WBHS Weekly Newsletter 02 May – 06 May 2016

SOUTH AFRICAN MATHS OLYMPIAD To accommodate the record number of our boys writing the second round of the South African Maths Olympiad, we have had to adjust the timing of the school day on Wednesday 11th May. Normal classes will not be able to continue for those not writing but we do want to ensure […]

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WBHS Weekly Newsletter – 25 – 29 April 2016

WYNBERG SPORT: THE WEEK’S OVERVIEW AND WEEKEND PREVIEW   STANDARD BANK WYNBERG SPORTS’ FESTIVAL: FRIDAY, 29/04/16 – MONDAY, 02/05/16 A special weekend in the history of the school awaits as Wynberg hosts both the Standard Bank 175 Wynberg Rugby Festival and the u18 Nomads Hockey Festival. Schoolboy sportsmen, accompanied by coaching staff, parents and supporters, […]

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WBHS Weekly Newsletter 18 – 22 April 2016

FROM THE ACADEMIC DEPARTMENT We are now three complete weeks into the academic barometer that is second term. A barometer helps us predict the weather that lies ahead just as the mid-year exams give us an indication of not only where our boys are currently but of the foundation that they have laid for success […]

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WBHS Weekly Newsletter 11 April – 15 April 2016

EASTER EGG DRIVE A huge vote of appreciation to all parents for making the recent Easter Egg Drive such a huge success. Nearly 500 boxes of eggs were distributed to less-fortunate kids in a number of areas; some as far afield as Stilbaai. Auntie Annie Ehrenreich assisted with the distribution of much of these to […]

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WBHS Weekly Newsletter 11 – 18 March 2016

FROM THE HEADMASTER’S DESK   It seems like only a few weeks ago that I was preparing for the first day of term and here we are at the end of term one. And what a term it has been. As the boys and staff stagger to the finish line we can look back at […]

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