Welcome to the Wynberg Girls’ Junior site and thank you for taking the time to learn more about our school and our young ladies. As one of the oldest schools in Cape Town, we have many traditions and a long history of which we are very proud. This does not, however, mean that we are oblivious to new technologies and teaching methods! On the contrary, we pride ourselves on using technology in the classrooms to enhance the learning experience of our girls.
At Wynberg Girls’ Junior, we see sport and cultural activities as important aspects of each girl’s experiences at school. We have recently laid a mini astrofield in our quad, and our girls practise their hockey, netball and ball skills on this superior surface. The Wynberg Campus of Schools, of which we are a proud member, now have 2 full-sized astrofields, which give us the opportunity to train our girls almost exclusively on astro. We are in the process of creating an Aquatic Centre, and fully enclosing our 25m pool. This will make it a true four seasons training pool, and allow our girls pool time all year round.
Our music department is a strong and dynamic one, with a junior and senior choir, marimba bands, vocal ensemble as well as an orchestra. Both individual and group lessons are offered.
Have a look around, feel free to contact us with any questions you may have and enjoy your visit to our site!
Wynberg Girls’ Junior aims to honour and
develop the inherent qualities of our
learners and will strive to release the
potential for excellence in all,
through dynamic education.
Developing a positive self-worth in each learner
Encouraging and recognising the individual’s special gifts and talents
Developing self-discipline, independence and responsibility
Developing an awareness of the needs of others through a caring attitude
Respecting individuality and diversity
Providing progressive and dynamic teaching
Attracting, developing and retaining staff of the highest calibre
Inviting the family to be involved in all areas of school life
And the result, excellence!
“Traditional values, Modern thinking”
The Heart of Wynberg
2 months ago
CELEBRATING A TERM OF HONOUR
4 weeks ago
We would like to start by thanking each and every one of you for participating so actively during the first term. It certainly is a great pleasure to have such involved parents and staff – you truly make the difference. With this said, we have come to the end of…
NOTING ALL WE’VE LEARNT
1 month ago
The first term of 2014 has shown us that our butterflies are noting all that they have learnt and that they are putting it into practice. As our butterflies are so busy, it is good preparation for their future education. We have seen this come into play with our summer…
WGJS :: WELCOME TO TERM 2 :: Newsletter 0007
2 weeks ago
WELCOME TO TERM 2
I hope that each of you had a wonderful break and enjoyed special time with friends and family. Time away from our everyday tasks can be remarkably restorative. I am confident that, as always, we return to school with renewed enthusiasm and vigour. Our focus is…