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In Memoriam: Adrian “Arrie” Matthews

  Friday 26 January 2018, Wynberg Boys' High School : It was with great sadness that the Wynberg Community learnt of the sudden and untimely death of the school's head groundsman, Adrian "Arrie" Matthews, on the evening of Wednesday 24 January 2018. Arrie oversaw the team that cared for Wynberg's facilities for over a decade with a great degre...
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New Water Crisis Measures #WynbergWaterWise

Thursday 18 January 2018, Wynberg Boys' High School . [Update: shortly after Mr de Waal released his statement below, the City of Cape Town announced the introduction of Level 6b water restrictions as of 1 February 2018. A report in Times Live today: "Mayor Patricia de Lille said the city council was replacing its unpopular proposed drought levy wi...
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Matric 2017: Academic Awards – Wynberg Placed 8th in Western Cape

Thursday 11 January 2018: at the annual Western Cape Education Department Academic Awards ceremony at Leeuwenhof, the residence of the Premier of the Western Cape, WBHS was announced as the 8th top performing school in the province and 5th top State School for the matric final exams of 2017. Headmaster Jan de Waal, and Vice-Principal of Academics, ...
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#GreenWynberg: Tapping the Sun with the Solaris Energy Pole

​ Monday 4 December 2017: WBHS is proud to partner with the University of the Western Cape and Lumière Technologies as the first African school to take steps to harvest the energy of the sun, stored to locally-produced Li-ion batteries. With the roll-out potential to power LED lighting, security cameras, Bluetooth speakers, and WiFi hotspots around...
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Wynberg Hockey Welcomes the Princess Dutch Clinic 2018!

Friday 1 December 2017: Wynberg Hockey is proud to play host to the annual Princess Dutch Clinic in January 2018, and look forward to another great series of hockey coaching – please read the invitation below:

Dear WBHS Hockey Player,

Your invitation to SA’s best coaching clinic, the PRINCESS Dutch Clinic powered by SportWays and hosted by Wynberg Boys’ High School in January 2018! Your invitation also includes a secret host discount code!

2018 Grade 8 boys – special discount of 25%. Discount code is: WBHSDC18

Wynberg Boys High School hockey players (internal and external league) – 15% discount. Discount code is: WynbergDC18

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WBHS Grade 10 Challenge – Cederberg Here We Come!

Sunday 19 November 2017: the early morning promise of a hot Cape Town day, and even hotter days ahead in the Cederberg, did little to melt the excitement as the Grade 10 Group A readied to depart on the annual twelve-day Wynberg Grade 10 Challenge.

The Challenge is a learning experience emphasizing choices and decision making, something each boy must make on his own.  It is a test of resolve and personal friendships, of spirituality and discovery of self, of social and environmental responsibility.

This year the Grade 10s have been split into two groups, with Group B departing on the morning of Tuesday 21 November. Each group will break into 4 smaller teams on arrival to head out with WBHS Staff and local guides. Eight days of hiking through the mountains carrying their provisions on their backs and sleeping under the stars await them, followed by providing assistance to a community project and Cape Nature.

Wynberg’s Mr Anthony Sparrow, leader of the Challenge:

“This is an expedition: the boys face days of solid hiking in the mountains, cooking for themselves (always interesting!), sleeping without tents under the stars with no bathrooms nor hot water – all while having absolutely no electronic device around them other than a camera to take pictures.

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New Boys 2018: Summer Sports Afternoon

As an introduction to sport at Wynberg, we are holding an ‘open day’ for all those coming to the School next year.

New boys will have a choice of trying four sports.

Time: 15:00 – 16:45When: Friday 24 November 2017

Cricket (in the nets on the Jacques Kallis Oval)

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