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,...Read the rest of this topic
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 ...Read the rest of this topic
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.
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.
Amelia winning gold in the U16 triathlon and silver in the U16 aquathon at the NZ Secondary Schools Championships. A superb achievement!
Congratulations and the best of luck to the following students who gained NZ or South Island underage trials opportunities from last week's tournaments.