Wynberg Conversations: House Renaming – the Consultative Process Begins

Friday 3 February 2017: as stated in the WBHS Weekly Newsletter of 20 January, the process of revisiting the names of our school houses within the scope of our Social Cohesion Programme has begun. Mr de Waal shares an open letter to our Wynberg Families: Dear Parents As mentioned in the previous newsletter the names […]

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Academic Excellence: Awards from the Metro South Education District

Saturday 28 January 2017: at the annual Metro South Education District awards ceremony, Wynberg Boys’ High School was awarded two certificates recognising the Schools’ 100% 2016 matric pass rate, and being placed 3rd in the district for the most bachelors’ passes. Wynberg congratulates the 2016 matrics who were placed in the top 20 in the district: […]

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The Wynberg Scroll of Honour: Mr & Mrs Richardson and Mrs Borchardt

Tuesday 24 January 2017: at the conclusion of Prize Giving in the Clegg Hall, special awards were made to Wynberg’s 13th Headmaster, Mr Keith Richardson, his wife Pippa, and Mrs Cheryl Borchardt, Chair of the Wynberg Ladies’ Association. The inscription on the Scroll of Honour reads: “Wynberg Boys’ High School honours you for the exceptional […]

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Prize Giving 2017: All the Awards

GRADE 8 PRIZE LIST MERIT CERTIFICATE and SILVER TIE Isa Ahmed, Gt Bang, Furqan Booley, Adam Budge, Justin Cheney, Uzayr Chilwan, Christopher Cresswell, Ikraam Daniels, Daniel Denton, Jayden Dickson, Isa Ebrahim, Wafeeq Francis, Keanu Gelderblom, Noel Glintenkamp, Jared Godfrey, Aiden Harris, Monty Hawkins, Ewan James, Joshua Johnston, Azhar Kadwa, Cian Kennedy, Joshua Lawrence, Zayd Louw, […]

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Social Cohesion Project: Mr De Waal Addresses Racism & Social Media, and School House Names

Friday 20 January 2017, Headmaster, Mr De Waal writes to the Wynberg Family: Dear Wynberg Parents I am sure you are aware that it has not taken long for issues around the lack of racial, cultural and religious tolerance to raise its head at schools again. Whilst mutual understanding, respect, and empathy should be the […]

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Admissions 2018: An Invitation to Open Day

Have you thought about your school for 2018? One of the most important decisions you will ever make is choosing your High School. Many people will be only too keen to tell you which is the best school in Cape Town. There are many outstanding schools in this area and no particular school suits every […]

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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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