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  1. The 2018 Australian Night of Mathematics was held at Radford College on Tuesday, 13 November.

    Top Mathematics students recognised – 15.11.18

    The 2018 Australian Night of Mathematics was held at Radford College on Tuesday, 13 November.

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  2. “When it comes to solving many of the problems of the world, I believe in girl power.

    From the Head of Junior School – 15.11.18

    “When it comes to solving many of the problems of the world, I believe in girl power." Kofi Annan, 2004

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  3. This week, Rosie Schweizer (Year 12 Glebe) officially signed her National Letter of Intent (NLI) to play Basketball for George Mason University in Virginia, USA. Rosie has been awarded a full Scholarship commencing next year.

    Student Achievements – 15.11.18

    This week, Rosie Schweizer (Year 12 Glebe) officially signed her National Letter of Intent (NLI) to play Basketball for George Mason University in Virginia, USA. Rosie has been awarded a full Scholarship commencing next year.

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  4. After three days of tough competition and some shocking weather, the CGGS Equestrian Team won the inaugural ACT Interschools’ Equestrian Champions.

    Equestrian team wins inaugural ACT Championships – 14.11.18

    After three days of tough competition and some shocking weather, the CGGS Equestrian Team won the inaugural ACT Interschools’ Equestrian Champions.

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  5. Our Year 5 ‘Girls with Grit’ continue to display their commitment, unwavering grit and determination – in September they attended a rugby clinic led by Wallaby legend (and CGGS parent) Mr Stephen Larkham.

    Girls with Grit - Steve Larkham rugby clinic – 14.11.18

    Our Year 5 ‘Girls with Grit’ continue to display their commitment, unwavering grit and determination – in September they attended a rugby clinic led by Wallaby legend (and CGGS parent) Mr Stephen Larkham.

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  6. Senior Drama production - Dearest Eugenia Haggis – 9.11.18

    Presenting DEAREST EUGENIA HAGGIS, the heartwarming yet tragic tale of Mr Blind Johnny Knoll - an old blind man from a small English town who is yet to find true love. He faces his chance at love in the form of Miss Eugenia Haggis, an eccentric woman who is looking for a place to stay as she is pursued by the local gang of troublemakers. It could be the perfect match, except for one thing - Miss Pauline Khenghis' obsessive attachment to Mr Blind Johnny Knoll.

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  7. Skip the cooking and Netflix and join our Year 9-10 co-curricular Drama students as they present a dramedy, Me, My-Selfie and I at the CGGS Drama Centre.

    Mid-week canapes and entertainment sorted! – 5.11.18

    Skip the cooking and Netflix and join our Year 9-10 co-curricular Drama students as they present a dramedy, Me, My-Selfie and I at the CGGS Drama Centre.

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  8. The Canberra Girls Grammar School community came together last Saturday to demonstrate the energetic and vibrant school we are so fortunate to be a part of - even the weather played its part!

    Thank you from the P&F Fete Committee – 1.11.18

    The Canberra Girls Grammar School community came together last Saturday to demonstrate the energetic and vibrant school we are so fortunate to be a part of - even the weather played its part!

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  9. Nominations for the Canberra Girls Grammar School Parents and Friends (P&F) Association Staff Awards are now open with nominations being accepted until 5.00pm on Monday, 19 November 2018.

    P&F Association Staff Awards – now open – 1.11.18

    Nominations for the Canberra Girls Grammar School Parents and Friends (P&F) Association Staff Awards are now open with nominations being accepted until 5.00pm on Monday, 19 November 2018.

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  10. On the evening of Monday, 3 December at Llewellyn Hall, the Senior School will come together to celebrate 2018 and acknowledge student award winners from Years 7 to 10. This event will also showcase drama, dance and musical performances by our students – it promises to be a colourful and entertaining evening for all.

    Celebrating 2018 - book now! – 1.11.18

    On the evening of Monday, 3 December at Llewellyn Hall, the Senior School will come together to celebrate 2018 and acknowledge student award winners from Years 7 to 10. This event will also showcase drama, dance and musical performances by our students – it promises to be a colourful and entertaining evening for all.

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  11. Congratulations to Grace Carter (Year 11 Burgmann) who has been accepted to attend the Gondwana National Choral School for the 7th time! Grace was one of the soloists at the Music Academy’s Together in Music Concert in April this year. Grace will sing with the internationally renowned Gondwana Voices and has been attending the Choral School since she was 10. The Choral School takes place over 2 weeks in January at the University of New South Wales, with the final public concerts (which are always a sell-out) held at the University Mathews Theatre. Well done Grace!

    Student Achievements – 31.10.18

    Congratulations to Grace Carter (Year 11 Burgmann) who has been accepted to attend the Gondwana National Choral School for the 7th time! Grace was one of the soloists at the Music Academy’s Together in Music Concert in April this year. Grace will sing with the internationally renowned Gondwana Voices and has been attending the Choral School since she was 10. The Choral School takes place over 2 weeks in January at the University of New South Wales, with the final public concerts (which are always a sell-out) held at the University Mathews Theatre. Well done Grace!

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  12. Ad Astra has created endless opportunities for each and every Year 7 student. Throughout the year, we have been working on the main themes of identity, expressing ourselves and creating a friendly atmosphere for all Year 7s.

    Reaching for the stars - Year 7 Ad Astra – 31.10.18

    Ad Astra has created endless opportunities for each and every Year 7 student. Throughout the year, we have been working on the main themes of identity, expressing ourselves and creating a friendly atmosphere for all Year 7s.

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  13. Term 4 sees the culmination of the Ad Astra Program for Year 7 students, with an exhibition for all members of the community in Week 6 (Thursday, 22 November). 2018 saw the start of both the Year 7 and Year 9 Ad Astra Program, with the Year 9 program completed during Term 3.

    From the Acting Head of Senior School – 31.10.18

    Term 4 sees the culmination of the Ad Astra Program for Year 7 students, with an exhibition for all members of the community in Week 6 (Thursday, 22 November). 2018 saw the start of both the Year 7 and Year 9 Ad Astra Program, with the Year 9 program completed during Term 3.

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  14. Our Year 11 and 12 Photography students along with Year 10 Art students had the pleasure of working with award winning light painter, Peter Solness, during two evening workshops held at the school.

    Light it up! – 31.10.18

    Our Year 11 and 12 Photography students along with Year 10 Art students had the pleasure of working with award winning light painter, Peter Solness, during two evening workshops held at the school.

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  15. The Australian Honours Ensemble Program (AHEP) took place at the Griffith Conservatorium in Queensland on 4-7 October. This is an extension of the state version (SHEP), where music teachers nominated their top musician students to participate in the program. AHEP was introduced this year for students not only from Queensland, but from all over Australia. There were three ensembles for AHEP, including SATB (soprano, alto, tenor, base) choir, wind orchestra and string orchestra, and the nomination process included an audition tape and letter of recommendation from the students’ music teacher.

    Students collaborate through music in Brisbane – 31.10.18

    The Australian Honours Ensemble Program (AHEP) took place at the Griffith Conservatorium in Queensland on 4-7 October. This is an extension of the state version (SHEP), where music teachers nominated their top musician students to participate in the program. AHEP was introduced this year for students not only from Queensland, but from all over Australia. There were three ensembles for AHEP, including SATB (soprano, alto, tenor, base) choir, wind orchestra and string orchestra, and the nomination process included an audition tape and letter of recommendation from the students’ music teacher.

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