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Hagley News - November 2017

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Tuakana Taina Awards

Celebrating Student Achievement

by Rowan Milburn, Deputy Principal

The last week saw two key school events take place.

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Bella Gruindelingh competing 

Meet Bella Gruindelingh

by Rowan Milburn, Deputy Principal

Bella - one of Hagley’s many talented Year 9 students.

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My Message to our Leavers

by Mike Fowler

This whakatauki captures my thoughts as you leave Te Puna Wai o Waipapa:

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Hagley Writers' Institute

by Morrin Rout

This is Hagley Writers' Institute's 10th Year Celebration.

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Ella Driffill 

Music Department Success!

by Nanako Sato

The Hagley Music Department had yet another busy schedule in Terms 3 and 4.

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Nga kupu o te wiki [words of the week]: building Te Reo into everyday talk

by Mike Fowler

One way we've been implementing our Te Reo Māori language plan is through language blackboards used in a range of learning areas at Hagley.

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Aimee Mahuta: telling the bicultural story of our school and our values – and building Te Reo at Hagley

by Mike Fowler

Hagley teacher Aimee Mahuta is leading a project to develop a mural weaving new strands into the story of Hagley, Te Puna Wai o Waipapa.

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Freddie, Grant and Phil

Building and Landscape Updates around Hagley College

by Andy Gorton

Some of you will have noticed the building and landscape work happening around the College, led by the intrepid Phil and Grant and ably assisted by Freddy!

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Listen to Audiobooks over the holidays!

by Liz Jones, Librarian

As well as eBooks, we now have access to 500+ Audiobooks through our school's Wheelers platform.

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Coffee Parents @ Hagley

by Suzanne Waters, Head of Junior College and Year 11

Once teenagers start high school it is easy for their parents to feel a bit disconnected from what is happening in their school and social lives. 

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Coat Dance - Wesley Sayer, Ella Rerekura, Charvel Matiu

HAGLEY DANCE COMPANY SUCCESS! APPLY NOW FOR 2018  

by Naressa Gamble - Director Hagley Dance Company

We are proud to announce that this year we have three Hagley Dance Company members who have been successfully accepted into Unitec’s Bachelor of Performing and Screen Arts, majoring in Contemporary Dance for 2018.

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Sophie Clark

Celebrating Hagley Dance – A "Thrilling Experience"

by Naressa Gamble - Director Hagley Dance Company

It has been a fun, creative, and exciting year in the Dance Department this year, with students working hard towards gaining credits in performance, choreography, and literacy. 

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Innovations Evening

by Marie Stribling

Recently Hagley held an Innovations Evening to share information with new entrant Year 9 students and their parents about two exciting new collaborative programmes for 2018’s Year 9 students. The evening was well attended by approximately 180 students and parents.

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Senior College Enrolment Day

by Jenni Holden

Thursday 23rd November is the day for all new and prospective students to enrol at Hagley for 2018.

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Oceania Teams, Thomas Johnstone right - Podium 1 Gold medal

Fencing success for Thomas Johnstone

by Dr Karen Johnston

Year 10 Hagley College student, Thomas Johnstone, has been taking the Fencing world by storm.

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