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Cast Glass installation
by Ann Gilbert - Monday, 11 December 2017, 8:45 AM
 

Every year the Year 13s give something to the school as their leaving gift.  This year, helped out by a small Art endowment fund we have access to, they have purchased a cast glass installation which has now been installed near the student office. The panels were cast by Ainsley O'Connell an Architecture lecturer at AUT in Auckland and are based on a traditional Pasifika design. Thanks to the students for this lovely gift.

 
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Start of year information 2018
by Marilyn Ashby - Friday, 8 December 2017, 9:04 PM
 

For start of year information, stationery lists and recommended items click here:

Online stationery ordering through Office Max

Online Recommended Items calculator

 
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Office closure for Christmas break
by Marilyn Ashby - Friday, 8 December 2017, 8:39 AM
 

The office is now closed for the Christmas break and will re-open on Tuesday 23 January at 9.00am.  Have a safe and relaxing break!  

 
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Holiday Parking
by Lorraine Stafford - Thursday, 7 December 2017, 7:33 AM
 
We are offering holiday car parking down the sports entrance drive from Monday 11 December to Friday 19 January 2018 at $6 per day.  If you would like to purchase car parking, please deposit payment into our bank account and complete and return the attached hire agreement and we will issue you ...
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Bling My Bra Winners
by Lorraine Stafford - Monday, 4 December 2017, 1:18 PM
 

 
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National SS Athletics
by Lorraine Stafford - Monday, 4 December 2017, 1:14 PM
 

WGC had a successful weekend at the National Secondary Schools Athletics Championships in Hastings. Lucy Hegan won the junior girls 800m to take out her first national title. She timed her tactics superbly to chase down the lead runner just before the finish line in a fast race that saw her run a...

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Young Ambassadors to France
by Peter McClymont - Monday, 4 December 2017, 11:39 AM
 

Congratulations to two of our French-language students, Rebecca Farquhar and Eleana Hill, who have been selected to participate in the Young Ambassadors 2018 "Following Family Footsteps" trip to France in July. 

   

This three-week trip is organised by the Embassy of France in New Zealand, in...
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Web Series Role
by Lorraine Stafford - Thursday, 30 November 2017, 9:49 AM
 
Liv Scott (Year 11) recently auditioned and was cast in a new web series from The Candle Wasters called Tragicomic - this is  a great opportunity with some awesome young Wellington creatives. She will be playing the role of Laertes (aka Isla).  
What is Tragicomic?
Tragicomic is part webseries, part webcomic based on Shakespeare’s Hamlet.
 
Filming will occur over the summer break and the 9-episode series will be up next year. The Candle Wasters are running a Kickstarter to help fund the project.
 
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Rotary National Science and Technology Forum 2018
by Lorraine Stafford - Thursday, 30 November 2017, 7:45 AM
 
   
Susie   Yasheca   Hannah

Hannah Douglas, Yasheca Mohan and Susie Lee have been selected to attend the Rotary National Science and Technology Forum in 2018. This takes place in Auckland in January during the summer holidays. This is a programme for OUTSTANDING all round science, maths and technology students in Year 12 who will be returning to Year 13 and are planning to study the sciences or technology at tertiary level.

 
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See what Izzy has to say about running!
by Lorraine Stafford - Tuesday, 28 November 2017, 7:49 AM
 

Izzy Hegan, year 13 - 2017 winner of 'All Round Sports & Cultural Excellence'.  Read here of Izzy's very inspiring philosophy on running.

 

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