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Final Farewell

One of the highlights of our time together was teaching you all Drama in Year 9. It was a real privilege to teach the whole year group and learn about you that way. You might remember that at the end … Continue reading

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Farewell Haka

In the middle of the Final Year 13 Assembly, we were all directed to go out to the carpark. This is what happened:

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Level Three Art Portfolios

The Year Group has produced outstanding contributions to the art department over the last few years. See here for the Level One efforts and here for the Level Two portfolios. And now, the final work produced by the Year 13 … Continue reading

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Final Assembly – Dean’s Address

When we first met, five years ago: #1 film in NZ was Django Unchained; #1 Song on the charts was ‘Same Love’ by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis feat. Mary Lambert; Marmite was not still not stocked in any supermarkets because … Continue reading

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Senior Prizegiving – Academic Awards

Senior Prizegiving is the last formal occasion of the year for the seniors. Academic success was acknowledged with those getting a placing for their subjects (or for bigger subject ‘academic excellence’ awards). The following summarises those Y13 students who were … Continue reading

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Cultural and Service Awards – 2017

The following awards were presented at Senior Prizegiving for cultural contributions and service to the school. School Council Distinction Awards School Council Executive Members Dylan Jones – House Captain – Matai Michael Chang – House Captain – Rimu Rachael Wilson – House … Continue reading

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Y13 End of Year Celebration Video – 2017

Thanks to Dylan Jones and Brooklyn Leota for putting this together.

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Arts Awards 2017

Previous Arts Awards in 2016, 2015, 2014 and 2013 have seen a number of the year acknowledged for their outstanding contribution and achievements in the arts. In our final year, this was no different. Lots of Year 13s were bought … Continue reading

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Kiya Basabas – Stockley Cup Winning Speech

The Stockley Cup is the premier public speaking competition for high school students in the Wellington region. Held annually, the competition brings together the best public speakers and orators from dozens of schools to speak on ideas such as racism, … Continue reading

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Flashback: End of Year Nine – Celebration Video

In this ‘Flashback Friday’ – part one of a four part series – we check out the end of year video capturing 2013, the year we were Year 9. 

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