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Valedictory 2019

Wednesday 9 October: Arguably the most important and emotional day of every Wynberg Man’s school career as they say farewell to school days, and prepare to write their all-important final exams.
WBHS celebrates the Class of 2019 and their achievements, and proudly welcomes them into the Old Boys’ Union.
06h45: Matric breakfast, Valedictorian address, and Video – Matrics only.
09h00: Matric Prize Giving, Clegg Hall – Matrics, their families, and invited guests.
09h45: Parents’ Tea with Staff in the Fish Bowl
10h30: Matric Valedictory, Clegg Hall – Matrics, their families, and invited guests.
11h30: Ringing of the Bell and WOBU Tie Ceremony, Quad Balcony – all welcome to gather in the Jowell Quad to watch the proceedings.

Prize Giving

1. Welcome – George Kaseya, Grade 12 Prefect

2. Presentation of Prizes – Mr K.C. Richardson

3. Musical Item – Vocal Ensemble

4. Presentation of Special Prizes – Mr K.C. Richardson


1. Tolling of the Bell – Kamvalethu Sabela

2. Procession of Matrics

3. Welcome – Mr Peter van Schalkwyk, Deputy Headmaster

4. National Anthem

5. Readings – Ma’roof Palekar and Jordan Pastor

6. Prayer for the Matrics – Wandile Notshe, Martin Lötter, Tebogo Faas

7. Charge – Mr Matthew Thomson – President of the Old Boys’ Union

8. Prayer for Wynberg – Yaseen Dhansay

9. Headmaster’s Address – Mr Jan de Waal

10. Introduction of Guest of Honour – Matthew Jansen

11. Guest of Honour Address – Mr K.C. Richardson

12. Thanks – Arin Long

13. Head Prefect’s Address – Dillon Sibanda

14. Vote of Thanks – A call, adapted from the Preamble to the Constitution of South Africa, Mr Larry Moser, Deputy Headmaster

15. School Song

16. Matrics Lead Out

17. Teachers Lead Out

Ringing of the Bell & Tie Ceremony

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