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Winter Tournament Week Update
by CGHS Admin - Tuesday, 2 September 2014, 5:45 PM
 

Winter tournament week is well underway with a number of school teams representing you across the country. The Netball A team, the First XI Hockey and the First XI football all achieved a win, a draw, and a loss in their pool games and now move into post-section play. We wish them well for their upcoming games!  

 
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City Mission can collection continues
by CGHS Admin - Monday, 1 September 2014, 4:59 PM
 
The charities committee have been running a city mission collection of non- perishable items for the previous week which will be continuing this week. We had a successful collection of fruit and vegetable items on Tuesday followed by winter warmers on Thursday. This week the collection will be continued with breakfast items on Tuesday and hygiene items on Thursday. Any contributions would be greatly appreciated. 

 

 
 
 
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$$$ Market Day for Year 10 Economics classes $$$
by CGHS Admin - Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 7:51 PM
 

As part of the Year 10 Economics course, students form groups and set up a small business to develop and market a product to see if they can make a profit. Market Day is an opportunity for them to sell their products to other students in the school. A wide range of goods were available this year. After a small tax is deducted for a charitable donation, the girls divide the profit up amongst the shareholders of the company.

 
 
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Curriculum Handbook
by CGHS Admin - Tuesday, 26 August 2014, 1:17 PM
 

 

Don't forget to check out the Curriculum Handbook as you continue to think about your 2015 subjects! Click the picture above to access the handbook.

 
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Wellington Phoenix Player Visit
by CGHS Admin - Tuesday, 19 August 2014, 7:33 PM
 

Many of you have noticed the First XI Football team wearing their awesome new uniforms; courtesy of Adidas. The second part of their prize was a training session with three Phoenix players this afternoon. Jeremy Brockie, Louis Fenton and Alex Rodriguez Gorrin ran a fun skills session with the team. If you haven't checked out their winning video, click the picture above!

 
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Monetary Policy Challenge team win Regional Final
by CGHS Admin - Sunday, 17 August 2014, 8:45 PM
 
The Monetary Policy Challenge team of Laura O'Dwyer, Inha Go, Hannah Ramsay, Stella Radburnd & Molly Mazey-Richardson have won themselves a trip to the Reserve Bank in Wellington next Wednesday to compete against five other schools in the National Final of this competition. First prize includes $2500 so we wish them well!!

 

 
 
 
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2014 Senior Speech Competition Winners
by CGHS Admin - Friday, 15 August 2014, 11:36 AM
 

Congratulations to Meg Lay (Year 13) who won this year's senior speech competition with her very entertaining speech, 'Stupid Rules'.  Congratulations to Emi Frost (Year 12) who gained second place, and Rutvi Soni (Year 11) who gained third place.  Well done to the 13 entrants and the 8 finalists who helped to make this year's competition a very exciting one.