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Weekly School Newsletter
by Liz McDowell - Friday, 17 November 2017, 10:47 AM


The school newsletter is now available here of the front page of Onstream. Look on the right hand side of this page to find the link to it, just underneath the Parent Portal link and the Week of the Timetable block.

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Seven Economics students win prizes in essay competition
by Liz McDowell - Tuesday, 14 November 2017, 10:34 AM


Seven Economics students have won $2650 in prizes in the 2017 UC Business & Law Essay Competition.

  • Sophie Marris was awarded First Prize in the Media and Marketing category
  • Hannah Sherwood was awarded First Prize in the Economy category
  • Jess Cotton, was ...
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CGHS Film Festival
by Liz McDowell - Saturday, 11 November 2017, 3:13 PM
Congratulations to all the 2017 Film Festival winners! Thank you to all students for entering the competition. Next year, the film festival will be held in Term 3 in our new theatre, and it will be a red carpet event. Watch this space!

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Y10 students going on the Abel Tasman or Queen Charlotte tramps
by Liz McDowell - Wednesday, 8 November 2017, 11:13 AM


Year 10 students who are going on the Abel Tasman and the Queen Charlotte tramps are required to attend a meeting in the Gym on TUESDAY 14 NOVEMBER during period 2. All trampers must attend.

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Congratulations Annabelle Reilly!
by Liz McDowell - Tuesday, 7 November 2017, 2:35 PM
Annabelle Reilly and her team mates from St Margaret's College in their combined CGHS/SMC team, have come away from Future Problem Solving Nationals in Auckland as Middle Division National Champions! They were also awarded the Overall Creativity Award (the first time it has been awarded to a Global Issues Team!) They scored very highly and received high praise from the evaluators who judged the competition.
This placing qualifies Annabelle and her team for the International competition in June next year in Wisconsin.
Well done Annabelle, we are very proud of you!
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Junior Speech Competition Results
by Liz McDowell - Sunday, 5 November 2017, 4:09 PM

Congratulations to Amelia Plimmer for winning the Junior Speech Competition. Also to Tilly Walbom in 2nd place and Shamia Ali in 3rd place. A big thank you to all students who participated in this competition. 

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by Liz McDowell - Thursday, 2 November 2017, 2:22 PM

This year CGHS was the only school in Canterbury to have two companies win Excellence awards. ‘Go Canteen’ created an online ordering system for use at the school canteen and won the Award for Excellence in Innovation. The company directors were Maddy Emery, Aleisha Scott, Kate Sweeney, Katie...

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