Wynberg Honours Mr Jim Goodacre

Wednesday 30 November 2016: the final assembly of the school year, and the winding-up of 12 months of Wynberg 175 celebrations between the Junior and High Schools and our Old Boys’ Union, was the perfect opportunity to honour Mr Jim Goodacre, the man behind the words to our School Song. At the Old Boys’ 175 Gala […]

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Santa Shoebox Project – Thank You!

Friday 25 November 2016: a huge thank you to all who gave so generously to the Littlewood Boarding House drive to collect boxes in support of the Santa Shoebox Project. Copied here is the letter to Mr Rudd, Vice-Principal Boarding, from Ms Lynda Blake at the Shoebox Project: Dear Mr Rudd It was a really […]

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WBHS Campus: Access and Security Upgrade Information

Tuesday 22 November 2016: As part of our planned upgrades to campus security and recent disturbances at Wynberg Girls’ High School, school management has reviewed our security arrangements to ensure the safety and peace of mind of staff and students during the examination period. The nature of our campus makes this a mammoth task, which […]

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Grade 10 Challenge: Being Your Best – Service & Self

Saturday 19 November: Wynberg’s Grade 10s set out on their personal ‘incredible journey’ across the Cederberg Mountains in the annual Challenge: a test of mind over body, teamwork, and team-building, connecting with nature, and pushing personal limits. At the end of their middle high school year, this year’s Grade 10s will tackle more than the […]

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Special Assembly: A Farewell to Staff

Monday 14 November 2016: as the school year rushes to a close on 30 November, Wynberg Staff and Men gathered to pay tribute to teachers going into retirement or leaving for pastures new. With a combined tally of over 90 years dedicated to education at Wynberg Boys’ High School, it was with no small emotion […]

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Wynberg World Kitchen – Our 175 Cook Book

Sunday 13 November 2016: this inspiring labour of love and essential addition to everyone’s kitchen, is a Cook Book with a difference – while filled with great recipes, ideas, and culinary advice, it is also alive with vivid photo memories of the day-to-day of our Wynberg Boys. A great seasonal gift in our 175th celebration year! […]

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Littlewood Christmas Dinner 2016 – a Night to Remember

Friday 11 November: there’s always huge excitement within our Littlewood House Family of staff and boarders as the traditional end of year Christmas Dinner approaches. Our year of 175th celebrations was set to see the evening in the Fish Bowl at WBHS deliver the fruits of an incredible outreach of support for the Santa Shoebox […]

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School & Leisure to Relocate

Our official school stockist, School & Leisure, will be relocating to Rondebosch Main Road on 29 and 30 November 2016. Marc Swiel, owner of the business writes: “We have secured larger premises at Rondebosch Main Shopping Centre. The centre is modern, safe and conveniently located on Rondebosch Main Road in close proximity to public transport. […]

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Opening Our Classrooms To The Real World

Friday 4 November: Opening Our Classrooms To The Real World – an Academic Initiative and an invitation to parents. Dear Wynberg parents, old boys, affiliates and friends As a staff, we are constantly searching for innovative ways to bring the best possible education to our learners. Arising out of a recent strategy planning session, we […]

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Three Months After the Fire: Classroom Update

Thursday 3 November 2016: three months to the day that shook the school as flames burst through the top floor of C-Block. Now with Matric and final examinations on the go, Wynberg Media asked Mr Jacques Groenewald, Wynberg’s Chief Finance & Governance Officer, to update us on the construction and refurbishment of the gutted classrooms. “The new, […]

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