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Visual Art Exhibition
by Lorraine Stafford - Saturday, 25 October 2014, 8:12 PM
 

 
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Sports and Cultural Award Winners
by Lorraine Stafford - Saturday, 25 October 2014, 8:12 PM
 

Very big well done and congratulations to all the award winners at the Awards Dinner held at the Beehive last night (Thursday 23 October).  The following were the major award winners:

Cultural Contribution
Hannah McCay

Cultural Person of the Year
Tilly Wickbom

Sporting Contribution
Rebecca Neil

Sports Person of the Year
Tegan Graham


  

Team of the Year
Joint 
Senior Basketball and Senior Underwater Hockey

 
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Itinerant Music Lesson registration for 2015
by Lorraine Stafford - Thursday, 23 October 2014, 9:00 AM
 
Itinerant Music Lesson registration for 2015 is now open to current students and must be completed by Monday 10 November (registration for Year 9 students in 2015 will be called for later in Term 4).  
 
To register for the Itinerant Music Lesson Scheme please do the following:
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Help Studying for NCEA
by Lorraine Stafford - Tuesday, 21 October 2014, 12:56 PM
 
Check out the Studyit website
 
Studyit is a specially designed one stop site for achieving in NCEA Maths, Science, and English.  The site will:
  • tell you what you need to know for each standard
  • give you access to a forum for each learning area. New Zealand trained teachers are there to answer your questions as well as other students.
 
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New Items at the Library
by Lorraine Stafford - Tuesday, 21 October 2014, 12:42 PM
 

Lots of new books and ebooks are ready for you to take home over the long weekend. Here is a look at some of the new titles . If you would like help getting started with ebooks please see Mrs Carroll or Mrs Miles in the library.
 
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2014 Peoples Choice Award
by Lorraine Stafford - Tuesday, 21 October 2014, 11:09 AM
 

Check out and vote for Charlotte Tilley's (Year 9) Inspiring Stories Trust video about Maui dolphins.

CLICK HERE

 
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Study Skills for NCEA
by Lorraine Stafford - Sunday, 19 October 2014, 3:57 PM
 

For those of you about to sit NCEA exams, NZQA has released the following video on study skills.
 
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There is also a really good article written by a psychologist: Five Secrets to Revising that Can Improve Your Grades 
 

And if you would like to buy some flipcards to help you study, the school is selling them for $2.50 each, or 3 for $5. Put your money and details in the dropbox.

 
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Secondhand Uniform Sale
by Lorraine Stafford - Wednesday, 15 October 2014, 9:26 AM
 

Second Hand Uniform Information

Our next sale will be from 3.00 - 5.00pm on Friday 14 November in the Atrium.  Cheque or cash only. We have good stocks of uniform including winter blouses, skirts and blazers at low prices. 

Please note: we no longer accept the old style Moana uniform, currently...

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Host Families Wanted
by Ann Gilbert - Wednesday, 15 October 2014, 8:50 AM
 

Host Families Wanted for international students coming to WGC in 2015.

We will have some shorter options but most will come for one year or longer.  If you have a spare bedroom and room in your family for one more then I would love to hear from you.

For expressions of interest and further details please call school 472 5743 ext 747 or email lynda.ford@wgc.school.nz

Lynda Ford
Homestay Manager

 
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Year 10 Journeys to Marlborough Sound 2015
by Jo Kahl - Tuesday, 2 September 2014, 7:18 AM
 

Many thanks to those of you who attended the meetings about the year 10 Journeys last week. There will be more information in the next few weeks. We will email you the URL of the website when it is up and running.  Click HERE for the Powerpoint shown at the meeting.

 

 

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