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**School will finish at 3:10pm on Tuesdays. This is to allow for staff professional development. School busses will run as usual**

Term 3

Week 8

9-13 September - Polyfest

11-17 September - Senior Parallel Exams

Week 9

17 September - Sports Awards Evening

19 September - Spanish Trip departs

Week 10

23 September - Anne Frank exhibition opens

23 September - Subject Selections due

25 September - 12 PE camp Moke Lake

Term 3

Week 1 

18 October - Last day of Anne Frank exhibit

Week 2 

22 October - Cultural Blues

Week 3

28 October - Labour Day (school closed)

30 October - Celebration 


Ski Trip 2019

by Billie Cahill, Sarah Wybrow, Jess Smith

Whoop whoop! Ski trip 2019 was a blast.

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Class Act Recipients Melissa and Rose with Ms Miller

Principal's Report

by Ms L. Miller, Principal

On Wednesday evening we received the news that staff and students who took part in the recent ski trip to Queenstown may have been exposed to measles while skiing at The Remarkables Skifield on September 1st.

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Unravelling the Adolescent Brain

by Mental Health Awareness

Free presentation Tuesday 24 September, 5:30pm, The Edgar Centre.

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Measles and Examinations

by Mrs B. Davidson, Assistant Principal

The recent outbreak of measles across the country is a serious issue for students with approaching examinations, both parallel and final external exams.

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Host family Needed

by Mrs B. Thomson, TIC Japanese

We will be welcoming Saori Yamaguchi to Otago Girls' in Term Four. She will be helping in the Japanese classes as a teaching assistant for six weeks.

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Tournaments of Mind

Tournament of Minds Competition

by Mrs S. Porter, Assistant Principal

Otago Girls’ were runners up in Secondary Schools’ Arts section at the 2019 Tournament of Minds Competition held in Christchurch on Saturday 31 August.

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Jessie Penhey

Artist of the Week

by Jessie Penhey, Year 12

Congratulations Jessie Penhey, Year 12.

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Senior Parallel Exams

Parallel External Examinations for Years 11 to 13

by Mrs B. Davidson, Assistant Principal

NCEA parallel external examinations take place from 11 to 17 September. The timetable for these examinations is attached.

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Health Education 

Community Consultation on OGHS Health Education Programmes

by Mrs S. Porter, Assistant Principal

As part of ensuring our programmes best meet the needs of our students, we are required to consult with our community every two years regarding the content of our Health Education Programmes.

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by Sports Council

With Sports Blues Awards coming up it is a good opportunity to share these guidelines.

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