Open Day - Admissions for 2021

WBHS Open Day 2020

Above: Grade 8s and their Matric Buddies at the 2020 new boys' tie ceremony;
view the orientation week photo collection on Flickr

For more information about admissions, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

WBHS Info Brochure 2020We take great pleasure in welcoming prospective Wynberg Families to our Admissions 2020 Open Day. An opportunity to explore one of South Africa’s leading boys’ schools, view our magnificent educational and sporting facilities, find out about boarding, and meet our Staff and young Wynberg Men. 

Open Day Programme

15h00 - Gates open, please park on the Hawthornden Field (access from Lovers Walk). Prefects and their Grade 8 Buddies will welcome and assist visitors.
16h00 - Family presentation in the Clegg Hall.
17h00 - Boys will breakaway to venues in their primary school groups where they will be allocated a WBHS guide from their same school.
17h15 - Tours of the school, grounds & facilities, and the Boarding House.
18h15 - Tours should start finishing. Tea in the Fish Bowl for school tourists and tea at hostel for hostel tourists, where families can meet the WBHS Staff.

Applications for Admission in 2021

Admissions open for all ordinary public schools: 17 February 2020
Admissions close for all ordinary public schools: 17 March 2020


Applications for Grade 8, 9, 10, and 11 for 2021 must be made directly through the Admissions Office, either in person or via email.

Application Process

The closing date for all applications for Grade 8 in 2021 (both directly to Wynberg and via WCED online process) is 17 March 2020.

Please remember that as well as submitting the Wynberg Application form with supporting documents to the school, applicants are requested to complete the WCED online process as well at the following URL: https://admissions.westerncape.gov.za

  1. Application forms may be collected from the School and submitted in person to the Admissions Secretary.
  2. PDF application forms may be downloaded from the links below, submitted in person, or emailed to the Admissions Secretary: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. (Please request an automated receipt of email.)
  3. Please ensure the following information is enclosed with applications submitted to WBHS:
  • Application Form
  • Birth Certificate with full ID Number and Photo
  • Copy of last end of year report
  • A handwritten letter from your son on why he would like to attend Wynberg.
  • A letter from the parent on why you would like your son to attend Wynberg.
  • Proof of residence.

Please use the link below to access the application documents:


pdfApplication for Littlewood Hostel


Weekly Planner, Week Ending 2 February 2020
WBHS News, Friday 17 January 2020

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