1st XV vs SACS: Classic Clash – the Press Report

Wynberg Old Boy and rugby reporter, Jon Harris, reports on Wynberg 1st XV vs SACS – the Classic Clash on Saturday 27 August 2016: In an exciting Southern Suburbs derby, SACS overcame a determined Wynberg Boys’ High to run out deserved winners at Hawthornden on Saturday. The final score was 31-20 after the hosts lead […]

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Founders’ Week: Mr De Waal’s Message to Wynberg Old Boys

Thursday 25 August 2016: Headmaster Mr Jan de Waal, guest speaker at the Wynberg Old Boys’ 175 Gala Banquet, maps out his vision for the School during his tenure: Good evening Mr President, honorary life members, special guests and the old boys of the finest school in the country. As Wynberg Boys’ High School’s 14th Headmaster, it […]

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Founders’ Week: Review – From an Acorn to an Oak Tree

Monday 22 August 2016: Wynberg Boys’ Schools took 175 years to attain their present magnificent status and standing – the show “From an Acorn to an Oaktree” took 175 days, from conception through gestation to full production!     And it has been an equally momentous journey! But what a triumph it is proving to be for […]

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We Will Remember Them: Wynberg at the ‘South Africans on the Somme Memorial Service’

Sunday 10 July 2016: Wynberg Boys’ Schools will lay a wreath for Wynberg Old Boys who fell in the ‘Great War’ at the service to be held at The Thiepval Memorial to the Missing on the Somme, near the town of Thiepval in Picardy, France. The Schools will be represented by former Chairman of the High […]

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Wynberg 175: A Musical Celebration – From an Acorn to an Oak Tree

  Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow: A Wynberg Boys’ Musical Collaboration like never before! Please join us for Wynberg’s premier Musical event of 2016: a unique orchestral and choral collaboration of the vocal and instrumental talents of our Wynberg pupils and Old Boys. Based on the book of the schools “Brothers in an Endless Chain” this concert will […]

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Wynberg News: Mr Richardson is on the Mend

The Wynberg Family were distressed when the news filtered through that our immediate former Headmaster, Mr Keith Richardson, had been hospitalised just a few days before Wynberg travelled to Grey in Port Elizabeth. Wynberg Boys’ High School is delighted to say Mr Richardson is on the mend. Headmasters Mr Jan de Waal and Mr Cedric Poleman lead […]

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Wynberg / Grey Weekend: How the Tradition Began in 1996

Thursday 12 May 2016: 05h30 and the first buses leave the Wynberg Boys’ Schools for Grey High School and the annual Wynberg / Grey Weekend. Excitement has built solidly toward this tour, one of the highlights of the school year, where two of South Africa’s most prestigious boys’ schools meet in competition. Wynberg’s 175th year marks […]

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Wynberg 175: We’ve ‘Earned our Stripes’ – Derby Sport Weekend

Thursday 7 April: Wynberg 175, and we’ve ‘earned our stripes’! Derby Weekend away against Rondebosch Boys’ High School will show a whole new look for our 1st teams as they take to the pitches in a heritage kit of matching stripes for the first time in Wynberg’s 175 year history. Hockey, rugby, and soccer all […]

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Wynberg 175: Official Launch of Walkway & Book

Wednesday evening’s Book Launch was a huge occasion. The Jowell Quad and Fish Bowl were packed with parents, Old Boys (from 2015 through to the Class of 1938!), supporters and dignitaries. Head Boys from across the generations shared common memories and the one could almost touch the joyful atmosphere amongst the laughter. With speeches from […]

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