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

Term 4

Week 2

22 October - Cultural Blues, School Hall, 6:30pm

Week 3

28 October - Labour Day (school closed)

30 October - Celebration Service, Knox Church, 7pm

Week 4 

5 November - Senior Students will be released on Study Leave 

7 November - NCEA Exams start

Week 5

11 - 14 November - Junior Exams

15 November - New Entrants Day

Week 6

18-22 November - Junior Sports Week

Week 8 

2-6 December - Year 10 Camp Week

3-4 December - Year 9 Writer's Retreat

Week 9

Junior Reports Out

10 December - Prizegiving. Junior students are released at 1:30pm

11 December - Graduation Ball


Zayed Sustainability Prize

by Mrs B. Davidson, Assistant Principal

Massive Congratulations to the Enviroschools team for being selected as finalists in the Zayed Sustainability Prize in the Global High Schools’ category for the East Asia and Pacific region.

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Linda Miller, Principal

Principal's Report

by Ms L. Miller, Principal

Welcome back to the final term of the year. As always, it is frightening to reflect on how quickly the year has gone by!

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by Miss T Ward, TIC Rugby

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Media and Textiles Trip to Wellington

by Claire Taylor, Year 12

On the 25 September, twenty of us flew up to Wellington on a Media and Textiles enrichment trip. Little did we know how much we would experience and get out of the trip when we signed up.

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by Rachael Pitts, Year 12

From the 4 to 6 October, the OGHS Curling team competed in the National tournament held in Naseby.

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Sports Council Bowls Tournament

by Mr D. Trickey, TIC Sport

22 November, 6:30pm, North East Valley Bowls Club

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School Council

by Ashleigh Allum and Sophia Niblock

In Week Three of Term Four, the Otago Girls High School Student Council will be hosting an Environmental market day, with many exciting activities happening.

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Artist of the Week

by Freya Pettigrew, Year 11

Congratulations Freya Pettigrew in Year 11 Printmaking!

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Otago Secondary School Sailing

by Otago Secondary School Sailing

Otago Secondary School Sailing is hosting give it a go weekend on the 2 and 3 November. This is a free event and is the start of what will be a well supported program to introduce Team Sailing to the Otago Region.

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End of Year Arrangements

by Ms R. Taigel, Deputy Principal

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Argentina and Chile

Spanish Language Trip to Argentina and Chile

by Caitlin O'Donnell and Ella Rees, Year 12

On the 19 September, 13 students and two teachers left Dunedin to go to Argentina and Chile.

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The House and Garden Tour is getting close. Get your tickets now from the school office.

by Mrs J Smallfield

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12 PE Camp Moke Lake 

12PE Camp - Moke Lake

by Sewmini Samuel, Year 12

On the last Wednesday of Term Three the Year 12 PE girls assembled outside of school to embark on the trip to Moke Lake, Queenstown.

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History Talk - Vincent O'Malley

by Ms F. Speight, TIC History

On Monday Otago Girls' had the privilege of hosting esteemed New Zealand historian Dr Vincent O'Malley.

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Year 10 Camp

Trip of a Lifetime - Year 10 Camp

by Mrs B. Davidson, Assistant Principal

Inspire Empower Challenge Dream

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