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Junior Marjory Nicholls Speech Competition Results
by Lorraine Stafford - Thursday, 21 September 2017, 11:03 AM
 
The junior round of the Marjory Nicholls Speech Competition was held this morning.

Congratulations to the 5 speakers who participated: Holly Willis, Holly Bamber, Meredith Ross-James, Isabelle Douglas, and Milla Weatherley. All speeches were hugely engaging and well delivered. 
 
Holly Willis received 1st place with her speech on Emily Dickinson, Holly Bamber received 2nd place with her speech on Hedy Lamarr. Congratulations to you both.
 
 
Milla Weatherley, Holly Bamber, Meredith Ross-James, Isabelle Douglas, Holly Willis
 
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Sports & Cultural Awards 2017
by Lorraine Stafford - Wednesday, 20 September 2017, 1:54 PM
 

Click here for the list of Invitees for the Sports & Cultural Awards evening.  TICKETS GO ON SALE ON MONDAY 25 September -  AT THE ROLLER DOOR AT INTERVAL - $60.
 
Many and varied awards will be presented at the Sports & Cultural Awards night at the Beehive, Wednesday 25 October. The ...
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Holiday Carparking
by Lorraine Stafford - Tuesday, 19 September 2017, 7:57 AM
 

We have plenty of holiday car parking available from 2-13 October. Car parks are available down the 'Sports Entrance' drive (off Murphy Street, opposite Classic Cafe). The cost is $6 per day. If you would like car parking over the holidays, please prepay parking by Friday, 29 September (payment...

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Student BOT Rep
by Lorraine Stafford - Tuesday, 19 September 2017, 7:57 AM
 

BOT Student Representative Election – 2017/18 

Voting papers will be distributed at form time on Tuesday 12 September.  If you are absent on that day please collect them from the Student Office. 

Voting papers are to be placed in the ballot box (next to the Student Office) by noon on Friday 22 September.  Papers received after this time will be counted as invalid votes.

 
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NIWA Science Fair Results for WGC
by Lorraine Stafford - Monday, 18 September 2017, 8:13 AM
 
The students who attended the NIWA Science Fair yesterday did exceptionally well and several of them have received a prize.  Some groups have been awarded two or three prizes which is an amazing achievement.  
 
It was tough competition and quite nerve racking for the students when they had ...
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Suffrage Day - Vote
by Lorraine Stafford - Monday, 18 September 2017, 7:49 AM
 

 
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Te Reo Māori Playing Cards
by Lorraine Stafford - Friday, 15 September 2017, 1:47 PM
 
In celebration of Te Reo Māori Language week, FlowerPot has some tumeke (awesome) Te Reo Māori playing cards for sale for $12.50. 
Buy now to play and learn or put away for awesome Kirimete (Christmas) gift.  
This deck of quality playing cards contains Te Reo Māori  translations a fun way to learn Te Reo.  
Please  allow 5 working days for delivery.  
How to pay: 
Internet banking, our bank account number is:  
030518 0027013 002 or 02 - Wellington Girls College  - Ref = Student's name and ref = FlowerPot  Te Reo Card

Te rōpū ipu puāwai
(The flowerpot team)
 
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Debating Success
by Lorraine Stafford - Friday, 15 September 2017, 9:47 AM
 
One of our Senior Certificate Debate teams had fantastic success at Parliament last night, they debated against Wellington East Girls' College for the final of the season and won. 
 
Katie Bonne was first speaker, Ellie Fuehrer second and Susie Lee third.  Ellie also won best speaker for the night.  Congratulations team and to all of those who have been involved in debating this year.
 
Katie, Ellie, Susie
 
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PAD Scholarship Winner
by Lorraine Stafford - Friday, 15 September 2017, 7:50 AM
 

Congratulations to Sarah Tetzlaff (left in photo) in Year 13 who has recently returned from a 4 week scholarship in Germany. Sarah was one of 3 students from New Zealand to be awarded a PAD scholarship for top students of German from around the world.  During her stay, she spent time in Munich, Berlin and with a host family in Bonn.  Herzlichen Glückwunsch Sarah!​

 
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French Language Exam Results
by Peter McClymont - Thursday, 14 September 2017, 4:57 PM
 

Congratulations to all WGC students who sat the DELF exam, which is an internationally accepted French diploma. Student who attained the B2 level can attend university in France without needing to sit the language exam. Click here for the full list of names.

Special congratulations go to the top candidates in the Wellington region:
Mathilde Peeters - 1st equal at A1 (95%)
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livia Trass and Tabitha Watt - 1st equal at A2 (94%)
Georgia Hoggarth - 2nd at B1 (88%)
Margo Montes de Oca - 3rd at B1 (85.5)
Hannah Prior - 1st at B2 (92%)

 

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