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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.

 
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Parents Evening at UC
by CGHS Admin - Friday, 15 August 2014, 11:31 AM
 

The UC Careers team is about to hold a seminar for parents “Parents as Career Educators” this is a fabulous night and will cover the topics of:

•             Career pathways

•             Supporting your child with career decision making

•             Choosing tertiary options to suit your child

•             Communicating effectively with your child

Click this link to register

 
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Sports Success
by CGHS Admin - Thursday, 14 August 2014, 3:43 PM
 
At the NZCAF Regional Aerobics Championships CGHS students gained 4 first places (Ruby Oliver, Emily Walker, Sam Lynskey and the Levels team), 3 second places (Annie Doig + Charlotte Jane Irwin, Abi McPhail, Lauren Pirie) and 1 third place (Samantha Miyamoto). We also had 14 students qualify ...
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CGHS win Annual Quadrangular Tournament!
by CGHS Admin - Thursday, 14 August 2014, 11:21 AM
 
Congratulations to the teams involved in the annual Quadrangular tournament that involves  Waitaki, Timaru, and Avonside Girls High Schools. Basketball and hockey were unbeaten, while netball only had one loss. This is a great overall performance and a great practise for their upcoming tournaments. 
 
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Smile Bill!
by CGHS Admin - Wednesday, 13 August 2014, 9:25 PM
 
The Fiscal Policy Team of Jess Kikstra, Bella Hutchison, Sophie Jones & Rosa Pierce spent half an hour with the Minister of Finance, Bill English, on Tuesday as part of their prize package for coming Second in the Treasury Schools Challenge 2014. They also performed a presentation to Gabriel Makhlouf, the Chief Executive of Treasury, who was most impressed with both their understanding of economics and the professionalism with which they delivered their ideas for improving the New Zealand economy.