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 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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Headmaster’s Blog: Remember you are Human

  It did not take long for the conversation among the Heads at the St Stithians Easter Sports festival to turn to school events of recent months.  Unsurprisingly, there was not much discussion on the triumphs of the term – accomplishments like the progression in tablet technology, or the exciting developments in the flipped classroom. […]

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Headmaster’s Blog: Of Rats and Cats

“I don’t know how they kept it secret from me – but they did.  ‘We have been planning it since August last year,’ said Shaun Hewett triumphantly.  The problem was that I was not expecting anything so I walked right into the trap. Looking back, I can now see the succession of clues but 850 […]

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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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Headmaster’s Blog: “Flying the Flag (2) with the Men of Wynberg”

“When parts of Windsor Castle burnt down in and marital scandals regarding two of her sons were rocking the establishment, Queen Elizabeth 11 is reported to have said that 1992 was an ‘annus horribilis’ – a dreadful year.  In the same speech, she said:  ‘Distance is well-known to lend enchantment, even to the less attractive […]

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