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Senior Alison Harper Competition
by Michelle Pinkney - Friday, 13 April 2018, 2:44 PM

Today the annual Senior Alison Harper Competition was held. Participants perform a Shakespearean monologue of their choice as well as an excerpt from another text which they are given an hour before the competition. This year's passages were from short stories by New Zealand author, Katherine ...
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Sign Language Class
by Michelle Pinkney - Friday, 13 April 2018, 11:53 AM

Sign Language

Sign up for our fun Sign Language classes. Beginners to experts are welcome for this one hour class after school on Mondays. Cost is $25 per term. Please see Mrs Earnshaw in the library for more details, or come along and see what it is all about. First class is 30th April.

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Year 9 and 10 CGHS Values Awards
by Michelle Pinkney - Thursday, 12 April 2018, 2:09 PM

These students are the winners of the Year 9 and Year 10 CGHS values awards.

Each girl was nominated by their Ako teacher for displaying one of the CGHS values: Compassion, Gratitude, Honesty and Strength.

Congraluations to : 

Prue McKay, Sophie Berry, Eilis Neilsen, Alice Welch, Isla Hindin, Paris Carroll, Casey Reid, Hawwa Niyaz, Jay Cochrane
Georgia Fitzpatrick, Amy-Lee Peterson, Abbey Wilson
Ella Teear, Sophie Baker, Amelia Jacobson, Scarlett Griffin, Madison Soper, Maria Bascunan, Kate Hastings

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Blood Donation Clinic - this week
by Michelle Pinkney - Sunday, 8 April 2018, 11:08 AM

This week, on Tuesday April 10th in our school gymnasium we are having our annual Blood Donation Clinic.  If you are over 16, healthy, and haven’t had a tattoo or piercing in the last 6 months we would love you to help save 4 lives.  Please come to the red desk Break 1 or Break 2 on Monday April 9th to make an appointment.  Click here to see a video and learn more about donating blood.  See you there.

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Music badges
by Michelle Pinkney - Sunday, 8 April 2018, 11:06 AM

If you are a Music student, in a Music group at school, or learning an instrument at school, you can order a Music badge. Scroll down on the right hand side of the page and then click on the Music image to complete an order from.  

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Operation Wallacea - Fiji Expedition 2019
by Michelle Pinkney - Wednesday, 28 March 2018, 1:35 PM



There is a follow up meeting for the proposed Operation Wallacea expedition in the 2019 July holidays. The meeting will be held in the staffroom at 730pm on Wednesday 4 April.

Further information can be found at

 look forward to seeing you on the evening.


 James Thew.

HOD Biology


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Tournament week results
by Michelle Pinkney - Monday, 26 March 2018, 2:08 PM

Well done to all teams who represented CGHS with a lot of pride and professionalism over the week. 

Rowing: The Maadi team finished their regatta with some great results and 2 crews were especially impressive, gaining a podium finish. 

"A" Finals

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