WBHS Weekly Newsletter 17 – 24 April 2015

    MEET YOU TEACHER EVENING This Tuesday was one of our two ‘meet-your-teacher’ evenings that are held annually. It is an opportunity for parents to put a face to a name, as well as for teachers to request interviews with the parents of boys they are concerned about. Our newer recruits to the staffroom […]

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WBHS Weekly Newsletter 31 March to 17 April 2015

  GEOGRAPHY EXCURSIONS On Monday 30 March our Grade 12’s were whisked off to UWC to attend the annual GIS week. After a hugely informative lecture about the career prospects offered within this new and exciting field, our boys were taken into a proper GIS laboratory where they were allowed to experience, first hand, its […]

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WBHS Weekly Newsletter 31 March – 17 April 2015

  GEOGRAPHY EXCURSIONS On Monday 30 March our Grade 12’s were whisked off to UWC to attend the annual GIS week. After a hugely informative lecture about the career prospects offered within this new and exciting field, our boys were taken into a proper GIS laboratory where they were allowed to experience, first hand, its […]

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WBHS Weekly Newsletter 20 – 27 March 2015

    REPORTS The term reports will be handed out on Wednesday 1 April 2015. Every report will have a House and Headmaster comment. Parents who are out of town can always access their son’s report through the Family Portal on the school website. Parents of new learners will receive login details in the report […]

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WBHS Weekly Newsletter 13 – 20 March 2015

  VISIT BY PROFESSOR CHRISTOPHER MANN The Grade 11s and their English teachers were treated to a performance-lecture by Professor Emeritus of Poetry at Rhodes University, Christopher Mann. Recent works by Professor Mann include Rudiments of Grace, a book of love poems dedicated to his wife, and The Ballad of Dirk De Bruin, a play-in-verse […]

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WBHS Weekly Planner Week Ending 22 March 2015

  Monday 16 March • Closing date for 2015 NSC Exams • 12:30 – Assembly (Vs) Tues 17 March • 09:00 – 10:00 – Rhodes University Professor, poet and writer Christopher Mann lecture to Grade 11 in AMC • 12:30 – Harlam Globetrotters visit the school • Senior interhouse sport Wed 18 March • 06:30 […]

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Wynberg Boys’ High School Weekly Newsletter 27 February – 6 March 2015

      NIGHT OF THE STARS 2015 Credit must be given to all parents who were involved in the organisation of the Night of the Stars. Jeanette Muller and her vast team worked tirelessly for months to put on a worthy event. It is about more than the money raised. It is also about […]

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WBHS Weekly Newsletter 20 – 27 February 2015

        GOVERNING BODY ELECTIONS All parents have received written and email confirmation about the Governing Body elections which are being held in our school foyer from 07:00 to 18:00 on Thursday 19 March 2015. All nominations for the new Governing Body must be handed in to the front office by Friday 6th […]

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WBHS Weekly Newsletter 13 – 20 February 2015

  CELIA LASHLIE Many parents came to listen to Celia Lashlie when we invited her to travel from New Zealand and speak at our Boys’ School Conference in March last year. We heard the news this week that she has died from terminal pancreatic cancer. Parents can read more about this remarkable lady:   http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11402856&ref=NZH_FBpage […]

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WBHS Weekly Newsletter 6 – 13 February 2015

  LEADERSHIP DISCUSSION Tuesday evening saw the first of four planned leadership discussions take place in the Clegg Hall. Featuring three special guests: Emma Dicks (Innovate SA), Orli Setton (Re-think Leadership) and our own Mr Richardson, the forum provided an intimate, open and unique platform for the learners to engage with the ideas of leadership […]

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