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Classics Trip Update #2
by CGHS Admin - Thursday, 28 April 2016, 4:05 AM

The group arrived in Italy on Saturday 23rd April in Naples, and we departed straight away for Monte Cassino where we visited the Abbey and the Commonwealth Cemetery to see the New Zealander's buried there. We stayed in Sorrento for three days, visiting the sites of Pompeii and Herculaneum,...

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Classics Trip Update
by CGHS Admin - Tuesday, 19 April 2016, 7:31 PM

After a long trip over to Greece, the group had its first few days in Athens. The weather has been amazing; perfect for sightseeing. We have been to the National Museum, ancient agora and the Acropolis and even had time for a bit of shopping! Next stop was Santorini, where we have had a ...

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Happy Holidays
by CGHS Admin - Friday, 15 April 2016, 3:29 PM

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Year 10 Science
by CGHS Admin - Thursday, 14 April 2016, 11:00 AM


On Tuesday, the Year 10 Science classes had a great day (despite the weather) observing, drawing and taking measurements at the Greendale Fault. George Williams, a Masters student in the Geology Department at UC, helped us use a laser to measure the vertical displacement of the scarp on Highfield Road.

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IT Help Desk Session Today
by CGHS Admin - Tuesday, 12 April 2016, 12:05 PM

Tuesday lunchtime (today) Staff and students again have the opportunity to bring laptops/devices to an IT Help Desk session to sort any issues you may be having. The session is in the Library and you will be seen on a first in- first served basis. 

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Amelia Persson is the best U16 triathlete in the country
by CGHS Admin - Monday, 11 April 2016, 5:20 PM

Amelia winning gold in the U16 triathlon and silver in the U16 aquathon at the NZ Secondary Schools Championships. A superb achievement!

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Congratulations and good luck!
by CGHS Admin - Monday, 11 April 2016, 5:14 PM

Congratulations and the best of luck to the following students who gained NZ or South Island underage trials opportunities from last week's tournaments. 

Rowing: Teams to be selected over the holidays
NZ Junior Trials: Laura Pinnell, Grace Shaw (ex CGHS 2015)
South Island Trials: Georgia Sevier, Paige Waddington, Taylor Waddington, Georgia Scott
Volleyball: Teams to be named in next few weeks
NZ U19 Trialist: Sami Kokich
NZ U17 Trialist: Lily Sawyer