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Huia Cup 2018
by Lorraine Stafford - Friday, 17 August 2018, 12:44 PM
 

The WGC swimming team competed at the Huia Cup Relay Champs last night at Naenae Pool. There were junior and senior relay teams from most of the Wellington schools. junior and senior team scores were combined  for an overall score for the school.  The team swam extremely well and earned a very respectable 4th place. 

 
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Sports & Cultural Awards
by Lorraine Stafford - Friday, 17 August 2018, 9:00 AM
 

Many and varied awards will be presented at the Sports & Cultural Awards night at the Beehive, Thursday 25 October. 

Click here for all information and forms.

 
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Summer Sport 2018/19
by Lorraine Stafford - Friday, 17 August 2018, 9:00 AM
 
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French Young Ambassadors Trip
by Lorraine Stafford - Friday, 17 August 2018, 8:12 AM
 

Rebecca Farquhar (Y13) and Eleana Hill (Y12) were among a group of New Zealand students chosen to travel to France for three weeks in July. The trip was organised by the Embassy of France in New Zealand as part of the Shared Histories Project commemorating WWI.

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WeBO - Wellington Band & Orchestra Festival
by Lorraine Stafford - Friday, 17 August 2018, 8:01 AM
 

At WeBO today with the Combined Jazz Big Band which Liam Boyle directs and Frances Wright, Frankie Zelas and Emily Hughes are part of.  They won the Yamaha WeBO 'National Jazz Ensemble Champions' cup for the outstanding jazz band at the festival.
 Awesome result!
 
Concert Bands and Orchestra still to come, good luck for more success.

 

 
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Language Perfect Travel Award
by Lorraine Stafford - Thursday, 16 August 2018, 10:48 AM
 

Samantha Romijn (Year 11) has won a Language Perfect travel award worth $4,000. She will spend 3 months, from early December to early March, in Germany on an NZIIU exchange. Samantha was invited to apply after achieving a Gold Award in the Language Perfect World Series, and was selected as a result of a 4-hour interview. Congratulations Samantha!

 

 
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The Winners of the Strom Cup – Well Jnr 1
by Lorraine Stafford - Thursday, 16 August 2018, 9:38 AM
 

The WGC Junior A football team won an exciting final of the Regional Junior 1 division beating Wellington East 3-1. Congratulations to this talented junior team!

 

 
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German Language Olympiad
by Lorraine Stafford - Thursday, 16 August 2018, 9:37 AM
 

Tara Kendon (Year 13, left) was one of two students who recently represented New Zealand at the International German Language Olympiad in Freiburg, Germany. The students from each of the 74 different countries had been through a thorough selection process at a national level. During the two weeks they completed individual and group tasks in the competition, and were also kept very busy with a full programme of cultural activities organised by the Goethe Institute.

 
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International Geography Olympiad
by Lorraine Stafford - Wednesday, 15 August 2018, 1:27 PM
 

Congratulations Molly Hurley (right) Year 13 who won a bronze medal at the International Geography Olympiad. Molly placed 73rd out of 200 competitors who had all gone through national selection programmes to be at the competition. 

 
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XCountry
by Lorraine Stafford - Thursday, 9 August 2018, 10:24 AM
 

The WGC cross country team was once again in great form at yesterdays CSW Road Race Champs held at Trentham. In the Under 16's, 3kms race, Jessica Hughes came 2nd, 5 seconds in front of Maia Holbert who placed 3rd. Carly Smith came 7th followed by Hannah Evett, Megumi Hirose and Emily Ford who ...

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