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Open Day 2017 on Thursday 25 May
by Liz McDowell - Tuesday, 23 May 2017, 8:39 PM

We are now fully booked for the Principal's presentations. Guided tours of the school are still available, please come to the main entrance if you would like to attend.

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Would you like to create our school kōwhaiwhai pattern?
by Liz McDowell - Friday, 19 May 2017, 12:42 PM

Look over on the right hand side of this page for more details. Entries close 23 June.

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Lily Trotter's report on the Canterbury Secondary Schools Road Race Championships
by Liz McDowell - Friday, 19 May 2017, 11:29 AM

On Thursday 11 May, a large group of keen CGHS runners hit the road at the annual Canterbury Road Race champs. It was a wet and cold day but this was no obstacle for the fit girls who ran their hearts out for 3 km. We came away with some very pleasing results. The Year 9 girls did very well ...

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Congratulations to Anastassia Naylor!
by Liz McDowell - Thursday, 18 May 2017, 10:18 AM

She was the recipient of the E.E. Mayes Memorial Trophy for Junior Performance, Sportsmanship and Contribution to the Sport at the Canterbury Athletics Sports awards. This is a highly regarded award that acknowledges her performance in sport (high jump), the manner in which she conducts herself as an athlete towards both officials and competitors as well as her extensive contribution to the sport as a volunteer (training to be a NZ graded official) for the sport.

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Year 10 Science classes visit the School of Engineering
by Liz McDowell - Tuesday, 9 May 2017, 1:46 PM

Year 10 Science classes visit the University of Canterbury Engineering Department to find out what engineering is, what happens in the new Structural Engineering Lab and how buildings can be designed to withstand earthquakes. 

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NZ Careers Expo, Horncastle Arena, 11-13 May 2017
by Liz McDowell - Thursday, 4 May 2017, 11:26 AM

The New Zealand Careers Expo 2017 Christchurch event is being held in the Horncastle Arena 11-13 May.The Careers department of CGHS strongly encourages our Year 12 and 13 students and/or parents to visit the Expo in their own time during any of the three event days.

For further information regarding times, location and exhibitors please click here.

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Student Survey for Curriculum and Pastoral Review 2017
by Liz McDowell - Tuesday, 2 May 2017, 3:06 PM

All students are asked to please complete the survey that asks questions about the delivery of curriculum and pastoral care here at CGHS. Have your say in how we meet your needs now and for future students. 

The survey is open until Monday 8 May at 3.10pm and can be found on the right hand side of this Onstream page.