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Wynberg Media archived YouTube videos of the Matric Prize Giving & Valedictory Service

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Valedictory 2018 Memories

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  • "The Graduate" - by Nika Alling, 2012

    "The Graduate" - by Nika Alling, 2012

    The poem read out to the Matrics of 2018 by Mr De Waal " ...Who you are now, and who you will become, is determined by your soul. And with your dreams in your heart, to lead the way, you can conquer any goal ...”
  • "A legacy to which future generations of Wynberg Matrics can aspire"

    "Well done. You have spent your time at Wynberg well and created a legacy to which future generations of Wynberg Matrics can aspire. We wish you every success in the final examinations and the years ahead. I look forward to welcoming you back to your Alma Mater as proud Wynberg Old Boys. " - Mr Jan de Waal's closing words to the Class of 2018 at their Valedictory Service.
  • Valedictory 2018: Order of Proceedings

    Tolling Of the Bell: Abel Tadokera || Procession Of Matrics || Welcome: Mr Peter van Schalkwyk, Deputy Headmaster || National Anthem || Readings: Liam Hermanus and Saeed Fakier || Prayer for the Matrics: Anele Dyan, Jason Alexander, and Conrad Vermeulen || Charge: Mr Karl Westvig, President of the Old Boys' Union || Prayer for Wynberg: Reza Grever || Headmaster’s Address: Mr Jan de Waal || Introduction Of Guest Of Honour: Dylan Wasserfall || Guest Of Honour's Address: Mr Hishaam Davids, Matric 2012 || Thanks: Jarryd Turner || Head Prefect’s Address: Jarrod Whitson || Vote Of Thanks - A call, adapted from the Preamble to the Constitution of South Africa, Mr Larry Moser, Deputy Headmaster || School Song || Matrics Lead Out || Teachers Lead Out || Ringing Of the Bell and Old Boys' Tie Ceremony
  • Old Boys & Families, Friday 12 October 2018

    Old Boys & Families, Friday 12 October 2018

    Our Wynberg Families - Old Boys, brothers in an endless chain ... linked by pride and joined by honour, together with friends and families at the close of an emotional Valedictory Service. Thank you to one and all for your support. View the photos on the link:
  • Old Boys' Ties, Friday 12 October 2018

    Old Boys' Ties, Friday 12 October 2018

    President of the Wynberg Old Boys; Union, Mr Karl Westvig (center), and members of the WOBU Executive Committee, presented the Matrics with their Old Boys' Ties - the ties that bind all Old Wynbergians in unity behind our Wynberg Schools and with one another, across the globe. Welcome to our Union, Gentlemen! View the photos on the link:
  • Ringing the Bell, Friday 12 October 2018

    Ringing the Bell, Friday 12 October 2018

    A time-honoured tradition - our Wynberg Men ring the historic school bell twice: the first as Grade 8s to announce the start of their high school careers, and 5 years later at Valedictory to ring in their lives ahead as proud Wynberg Old Boys. View the photos on the link:
  • The Final Cheer, Friday 12 October 2018

    The Final Cheer, Friday 12 October 2018

    The Matric Quad (and all of Trovato Estate) resounds to the Matrics' last passionate rendition of "O Men of Wynberg" - the last time they'll sing together as students at Wynberg Boys' High School. View the photos on the link:
  • Farewell, Friday 12 October 2018

    Farewell, Friday 12 October 2018

    Hugs & Handshakes - the Class of 2018 bid farewell to Mr & Mrs de Waal in the school foyer as they prepare to enter the ranks of the Wynberg Old Boys' Union, and join our Wynberg Family as Old Wynbergians. View the photos on the linK:
  • Inside the Clegg Hall at the Valedictory Service, Album III, Friday 12 October 2018

    Inside the Clegg Hall at the Valedictory Service, Album III, Friday 12 October 2018

    Brothers in Arms - Head Prefect 2018, Jarrod Whitson (center), leads the Class of 2018 out of the Clegg Hall at the conclusion of the service. The procession observed by their families, and Wynberg Brothers. View Tania Robbertze's photos on the link:
  • Matrics Enter the Clegg Hall, Valedictory Service, Album II, Friday 12 October 2018

    Matrics Enter the Clegg Hall, Valedictory Service, Album II, Friday 12 October 2018

    Headmaster, Mr Jan de Waal, and President of the Wynberg Old Boys' Union, Mr Karl Westvig (Head Prefect 1988), lead the 2018 Matric Body into the Clegg Hall to the moving sound of Sam Smith's "Too Good at Goodbyes". View Pete Catzavelos' photos on the link:
  • The Valedictory Service, Album I, Friday 12 October 2018

    The Valedictory Service, Album I, Friday 12 October 2018

    The youngest Matric, Abel Tadokera, tolls the School bell, the traditional summons to the Matrics to enter the Clegg Hall for their Valedictory Service - view the photos as they enter the foyer on the link:
  • Video: Matrics Readying to Enter the Clegg Hall, Friday 12 october 2018

    Video: Matrics Readying to Enter the Clegg Hall, Friday 12 october 2018

    The passion & energy of the the Class of 2018, caught on video, quickly went viral on Facebook, racking up over 12 000 views from more than 120 shares. This comment sums up the Wynberg Spirit: "Oh how I love this school. The Brotherhood. Wishing the class of 2018 great success in all you try. Stay true to your values, to yourselves and may your blood forever run blue." - Wynberg Mom of 2016
  • Matric Prize Giving, Album II, Friday 12 October 2018

    Matric Prize Giving, Album II, Friday 12 October 2018

    The Prize Giving Ceremony in the Clegg Hall
  • Friedlander Shield 2018

    Friedlander Shield 2018

    Friedlander Shield presented to the winning House for 2018: 1st place with 244 points – Littlewood; 2nd place with 239 points – MacNaughton; 3rd place with 237 points – Sunninghill; 4th place with 217 points – Trovato; 5th place with 215 points – Hawthornden; 6th place with 202 points – Glebe; 7th place with 166 points – Silverhurst; 8th place with 150 points – Oude Wijnberg
  • Matric Prize Giving, Album I, Friday 12 October 2018

    Matric Prize Giving, Album I, Friday 12 October 2018

    Special Awards 2018
  • Matric Breakfast, Album II, Friday 12 October 2018

    Matric Breakfast, Album II, Friday 12 October 2018

    Breakfast in the Fish Bowl, and spirited excitement in the Matric Quad - Valedictory 2018 has begun, and the ceremonies lie ahead.
  • Matric Breakfast, Album I, Friday 12 October 2018

    Matric Breakfast, Album I, Friday 12 October 2018

    The traditional start to Matric Valedictory - breakfast in the Fish Bowl where the Grade 12s gather in the Houses giving thanks in words & spirit for their time at Wynberg Boys' High School.