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Pro Meritis for Joshua Dannhauser

The Pro Meritis Award is the highest accolade granted to a pupil, and is not awarded very often. Joshua Dannhauser received this award following his selection for the SA Men’s Swimming team which competed in the All-Africa Games this year. He won three medals at that event: one Gold medal in the 4x200m Relay, and […]

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Pro Meritis Award to Old Boy, Stephen van Coller

Westville Old Boy, Stephen van Coller recently returned to WBHS as the Guest of Honour at the annual Matric Speech Night and Bell Ringing Ceremony. Headmaster, Trevor Hall, recognised Stephen for his incredible contribution in the Financial Services Industry in this country and beyond and awarded him with his Pro Meritis Award.  The citation reads […]

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Matric 2016 Speech Night

Westville Boys’ High School was proud to welcome Old Boy, Stephen van Coller (1983) as the Guest of Honour at the recent Matric Speech Night and Bell Ringing Ceremony. Stephen has made his mark in the financial services industry in South Africa and currently serves as the Vice President for Strategy, Mergers and Acquisitions for […]

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WBHS wins U15 section of the Top 10 Water polo Tournament

Westville U15 Water polo team had a fantastic weekend in the pool. The boys kicked off the KZN water polo tournament with a convincing win over Michaelhouse beating them 15- 1.   They continued to dominate their pool beating DHS 14- 0, Hilton 6-1 and Maritzburg College 12-1 ending up top of  their  pool and qualifying […]

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David Weber wins Grade 10 Best Speaker Competition

David Weber has been named as winner of the Grade 10 Best Speaker Competition. In his excellent presentation he addressed the ad hoc approach and negative attitude to the world around us and made a plea for individuals to change their self-centred attitudes to ensure a better future for all. The competition is an initiative […]

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Sports Clinics for Grade 6 & 7 pupils at WBHS

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Joshua Dannhauser selected for SA Mens Swimming Team

Joshua Dannhauser is the latest Westville boy to be selected for the SA Men’s Swimming team participating in the All Africa CANA Games. He excelled at this event, winning Bronze medals in the 800m and 1500m Freestyle events; and a Gold medal in the 4 x 200m Freestyle relay. He returns to school later this […]

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Westville 1St Football Team edges out DHS

Westville Boys’ High School hosted DHS in a mid-week fixture. The 1st Team was keen to get their domestic season underway, especially after rain had interrupted the opening weeks of the Football season. A fairly closely contested away draw against Kloof the previous week,  also added fuel to Westville’s charges as they sought a convincing […]

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Westville win inaugural KZN 1st Team Hockey Tournament

Westville boys were crowned Champions of the inaugural KZN 1st Team Hockey Schools Tournament held at Kearsney over the weekend. Westville were drawn in a group with Thomas Moore, St Charles and Clifton. They ended up finishing top of the group on goal difference over Clifton, scoring 13 goals and conceding just 2 goals, to […]

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Sun City High Schools’ Golf Champions

The 1st WBHS Golf team travelled to Sun City to compete in the Sun City High Schools championships and were fortunate enough to play at Peaconwood and Gary Player Country club. After three rounds of quality golf, they claimed the trophy by beating 2nd place Glenwood by 38 shots. Jono Broomhead and Garrett Field were Westville’s […]

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Westville enjoys a good day’s Cricket against Northwood

Despite the gloomy weather and the terrible electrical storm experienced on Friday night we were fortunate to still have a number of cricket matches take place last weekend against Northwood. Out of a total of 27 matches scheduled to take place, only 5 matches were called off before a ball being bowled and 2 called […]

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A FEW GOOD MEN: A production of quite extraordinary quality. (Review by Keith Millar)

Over the past few years the Westville Boys’ High School Performing Arts Department, under the leadership of Luke Holder the Director of Cultural Activities at the institution, has raised the bar pretty high when it comes to the overall standard of student productions. The good news is that with their latest offering A Few Good […]

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Westville’s Basketball teams make a clean sweep against Hilton

Westville Boys’ High hosted Hilton College this past weekend. All the matches between the two schools were closely contested and played in good spirit. Westville’s first team had just returned from a successful tour to Johannesburg where they won  4 of their 6 games resulting in a very positive frame of mind for their clash […]

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Westville hosts Hilton in an exciting day of Water polo

Westville Boys’ High had a very busy weekend of Water polo fixtures against Hilton with a total of 13 games being played throughout the day with Westville having the slight edge over the visitors, winning 8 games and Hilton winning 5. Hilton was very strong in the U14 age group winning 2 out of the […]

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Great weekend of sport vs Kearsney

Westville 1st X1 Cricket beat Kearsney After a good start to the season and accounting for Maritzburg College and St Charles in their opening fixtures, Westville put together yet another great performance to beat visitors Kearsney this past weekend. Westville won the toss on what seemed to be a wicket which would provide good purchase […]

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Westville 1st Cricket Team subdue St Charles

Pumped up by their excellent win against Maritzburg College away at Goldstones the previous week, Westville were hoping for much the same when they hosted St Charles on Saturday. Westville won the toss on an overcast day and put St Charles in to bat first on a pitch that looked as if it would get […]

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Westville produce excellent sporting results against Maritzburg College

Westville had  an excellent start to their 2016 sporting season last Saturday against Maritzburg College. Rain played havoc with the cricket fixtures as Westville’s fields had been flooded by rain and most games were cancelled. A few,  including the 1st XI game were moved to College. Up there, Westville’s 1st team Cricket managed to record […]

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Old Boy, Dr Adrian Tiplady receiving his Pro Meritis Award from Headmaster, Mr Trevor Hall at the All Round Excellence Awards Ceremony

All Round Excellence Awards

Congratulations to our 368 boys who were acknowledged for their contribution to All-Round Excellence at WBHS for 2015. Pictured above are the top Academic pupils in each Grade with our Guest of Honour and Old Boy, Physicist Dr Adrian Tiplady. Gareth Beavan – Excellence in Academics and Sport 1st in Grade 8 Jarrod Stapes – […]

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Sports Awards Dinner 2015

After an incredibly busy year of Sport, the year culminated with the Annual Sports Awards on Friday night. Congratulations to all our top sportsmen: Athletics – Senior Athlete of the year –Itumeleng Lesuthu Senior Singles Badminton Champion – Alec Du Toit Badminton Doubles Champions – Keagan De Castro and Alec Du Toit Most improved Basketball […]

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Westville pupil placed 1st in Science Expo

Congratulations to Grade 9 pupil, Tristan Somerville who was placed in 1st position in the Physical Science Project School Competition.  Mangosuthu University of Technology (MUT) , in partnership with Edutrade and Vodacom invited 33 schools to participate the Science Expo which formed part of the Africa Engineering Week in September.  Pupils were given an opportunity […]

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Speech Night 2015

Speech Night 2015

The video below is a student-made tribute to our outgoing class of 2015:

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Matric Speech Night: Message from the Headmaster

Headmaster Trevor Hall expressed the following compliments and thanks to the Matric Class of 2015 at the Matric Speech Night and Prize-Giving. For an abridged version of his speech, click here. SPEECH 2015 ABRIDGED Matrics of 2015, I thank you for the value you added to WBHS over your five years here. The image that you […]

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Westville 1st Team Basketball beat Maritzburg College 51-47 in close thriller

The Westville / College clash has become a KZN derby. Both schools have invested a lot of time on their Basketball Programmes and as a result their Basketball profiles have grown considerably in all age groups in recent times Westville had a decent outing the previous week against Michealhouse winning 37 – 28 while College […]

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Top KZN Cricket Schools square up in long format cricket match

This past weekend saw Westville Boys’ High School square up against Maritzburg College in a traditional long format match on Bowdens Field. Due to the long weekend beginning from Thursday the 24th of October,  the decision was made between the two schools to play a 2-day cricket match starting on Thursday and ending on Friday. […]

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Westville Water polo season starts well against Michaelhouse

Westville began their summer Waterpolo fixtures by hosting Michaelhouse over the weekend. The hosts had an excellent day in the pool, only narrowly losing the second team game 4-5 and comfortably winning most of the others with the 14A winning 17-2 the 15A winning 9-1. The 1st team game was an exciting game with the […]

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Westville Boys’ High win Voortrekker 7’s Rugby Tournament

2015 has been the most successful season since the introduction of 7’s Rugby in Kwa-Zulu Natal, having achieved two third places, two seconds and also winning two tournaments in the 7’s Inter Schools Tournaments held this term. At Woodburn on Saturday, Westville finished their 7’s season off on a high note by defeating the host […]

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