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27
JUN
2014

Westville Boys’ High School supporting the Winter Warmth Campaign

The pupils of Westville Boys’ High School managed to donate a large amount of clothing to The Rotary Club of Westville as part of their “Winter Warmth” campaign. The school responded enthusiastically when asked to donate warm clothing to help keep those less...
23
JUN
2014

Westville hold onto Number 1 hockey school in South Africa at end of domestic season

The Westville 1st Hockey Team hold on to their number 1 hockey ranking after holding out to a 1-1 draw against rivals and arguably the best hockey school South Africa has ever had Maritzburg College. College has up to now produced more National Hockey players than any other...
23
JUN
2014

Rugby honours shared between Westville and College

Westville hosted Maritztburg College on Bowden’s Field on Saturday in the closing fixture for the term.  The game was a fitting climax to what had been a week of festivities and events for Westville Old Boys far and wide who had gathered at their alma mater on the annual “Reunion...
09
JUN
2014

Westville 1st XV overwhelm Port Natal

After emphatic wins over Pretoria Boys’ High and King Edward in recent weeks, Westville continued their winning run with a 74—12 drubbing of Port Natal. After a disappointing start (by their own standards)   to the rugby season, they have clicked together as a team and have...
03
JUN
2014

Press Release – Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

WESTVILLE BOYS’ HIGH SCHOOL, IN ASSOCIATION WITH DALRO, PROUDLY PRESENTS  Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor® Dreamcoat  A crash of drums, a flash of light… Westville Boys’ High School once again takes flight with its headline production for 2014, the ever-popular Joseph...
03
JUN
2014

Westville Boys’ High School Hockey Team remain at the top after 6-1 win over St Stithians

The Westville 1st Hockey Team extended their winning run this past Friday with a 6-1 victory over St Stithians College from JHB which keeps them at the top of the S A rankings for another week. This was the 2nd time for this  year that both teams have locked horns. Westville won...

Upcoming Events

03
JUN
2014

“Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat”

Tickets are on sale from the school from 10h00-11h30, and 13h00-14h00, Monday to Friday from 03 June 2014. Pre-booking (for collection at the door) is available by contacting Lyndy Coombe (lcoombe@wbhs.co.za).  EFT and direct deposit payments can be made to: Westville Boys’ High...

Older News

06
DEC
2013

Message from the Headmaster on the passing of former President Nelson Mandela

On behalf of the Westville Boys’ High School community, including educators, learners, and the Governing Body, I offer my condolences to the family of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, following his passing on the evening of 5 December 2013. We join all South Africans in mourning the...
24
NOV
2013

Head of School 2014 is announced

The Leadership structure for 2014 has been announced at Westville Boys’ High School. Congratulations to Yuric Thambiran who is the Head of School for 2014 together with the Directors Jordan Martin, Bruce Kerr, Richard Ogg, Suhail Gangaram and Alistair Tyrrell. The Heads of...
18
NOV
2013

WBHS Matric Sports Prize Giving

WBHS held its Matric Sports Prize Giving last week, honouring Grade 12 pupils in all its 20 official sports. SA Men’s Hockey player, Mohammed Mea, was the Guest of Honour. Swimming once again took top honours with Sports Code of the Year, while 1st Team Cricket was named team of...
04
NOV
2013

Westville 1st XI beat Hilton and remain unbeaten domestically

On the morning of 2 November, Westville Boys’ High School (WBHS) hosted the ever competitive Hilton College on Bowdens field. After 2 weekends of not playing any Cricket due to exams and a rained out match, overcoming an on-form Hilton side was going to be tough. Home side...
22
OCT
2013

WBHS Headmaster to deliver keynote address at Conference of World Leading Schools Association

The World Leading Schools Association (WLSA) has recognised the quality education provided at Westville Boys’ High School by inviting Headmaster Trevor Hall to deliver a keynote address at the 2013 conference currently being held at Yale University in the USA. WLSA is a body...
18
OCT
2013

WBHS honours the 2013 Matrics

Westville’s top matriculants were honoured at a moving Speech Night on Thursday 17 October. Professor Michael Ezekowitz, a Westville Old Boy from 1963 who is now a world leader in Cardiovascular Research was the Guest of Honour. It was particularly significant that Professor...
14
OCT
2013

Cricket vs DHS

WBHS took on DHS this weekend which had all the makings of a great match. DHS won the toss and went in to bat first with both openers looking set to bat a long time but after putting on a partnership of 18 runs DHS lost their 1st wicket, opening up an end to bowl to. The second...
07
OCT
2013

WBHS Cultural Evening takes place this week on Wednesday 9 and Thursday 10 October. Tickets can be purchased from the School directly.
07
OCT
2013

Westville 1st Cricket Team inflict heavy defeat on Northwood

Playing at home, Luke Schlemmer, Westville’s Captain won the toss and elected to bowl, as his bowlers were eager to get stuck into the inexperienced Northwood batting line up. His decision certainly paid dividends as strike bowler, Jesse Smit dismissed both the opening...

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