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Congratulations Grace Maguire!
by CGHS Admin - Monday, 16 January 2017, 4:08 PM

Grace Maguire, Year 12, has gained success in the 'Outlook for Someday' short film competition.  She won the New Zealand Film Commission Young Women Film-maker prize at the awards ceremony in Auckland at the end of last year for her film 'Wired' which also won the 2016 CGHS short film competition.  An outstanding effort Grace, congratulations!

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2017 Start Dates
by CGHS Admin - Tuesday, 13 December 2016, 11:18 AM


Year 13 Peer Support Leader training 10am — 2pm (pizza lunch)

Week 1

School runs from 9am through to 2.30pm


International student orientation

Year 13 Peer Support training afternoon


Year 9 orientation ...

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Arrangements for the Final Day of the Year – Friday 9 December
by CGHS Admin - Thursday, 8 December 2016, 11:45 PM

Please do not bring bags to school on this day.

Junior Internal Prizegiving

8.40am             Form time

9.00am             Junior Internal Prizegiving Begins

10.30am           Students dismissed from school. No exchange bus

10.30am           Kapa Haka, Choir and Orchestra bused to ...

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Success at National Athletics Championships held in Auckland 2 - 4 December
by CGHS Admin - Wednesday, 7 December 2016, 2:16 PM

Congratulations to our 2 Gold medal winners:

  • Lily Trotter - Senior Girls' 800m
  • Jaidyn Busch - Junior Girls' Shot Put
Stassi Naylor won a Silver medal in the Junior Girls' High Jump. CGHS had 13 athletes in total at the Nationals and well done to you all for representing our school.
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Junior Chirnside Prize for the Appreciation of Shakespeare
by CGHS Admin - Wednesday, 7 December 2016, 11:08 AM

Junior girls were invited to take a quote from a Shakespearean Drama and create an A4 poster. The Year 9 winner for this year was  Kate Molony (9WHC) with the quote 'in nature there's no blemish but the mind" from Twelfth Night. Millie Edwards (10MEA) won the Year 10 section with the quote "and be it moon or sun, or whatever you please" from The Taming of the Shrew. Highly commended entries were received from Georgia Solly (10FDG), Emma Combrink (9WHC). Clemency van Rij (9WHC) Sophie Hill (9THJ), Charlotte Pollard (9THJ). Congratulations girls!

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2016 National Track and Field Championship Update
by CGHS Admin - Tuesday, 6 December 2016, 10:13 AM

Great team, weather and great start to the 2016 National Track and Field Championship in Auckland. On Friday, we had 5 athletes take to the track and 4 made it through to the next round. An outstandingly good start. Fingers and toes crossed that all stay injury free and we continue to do well.

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Year 10 Camp - Bealey Crag and Mt. White
by CGHS Admin - Monday, 5 December 2016, 9:48 AM

 Bealey and Mt White Campers enjoyed a great 3 days on the coast. The weather treated us kindly with only 1 morning of drizzle while on our tramp. Activities that the students enjoyed were rogaining at Castle Rock, which was expertly set out by Mrs Earnshaw, as well as geocaching around ...

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