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  1. It is a privilege to be involved in music education at Canberra Girls Grammar School.  Each and every day, I see the power and impact of music on the lives of our students across the School.  This impact is not only felt directly by the students engaged in music, but also by those in the broader School community.

    Music at CGGS: The core of culture, belonging and who we are19 March

    It is a privilege to be involved in music education at Canberra Girls Grammar School. Each and every day, I see the power and impact of music on the lives of our students across the School. This impact is not only felt directly by the students engaged in music, but also by those in the broader School community.

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  2. Philosopher Joseph Campbell noted: “The privilege of a lifetime is being who you are.”

Being who you are can take courage – standing up for yourself or standing up for others can mean you need to take courageous decisions.

    From the Deputy Principal – being who you are19 March

    Philosopher Joseph Campbell noted: “The privilege of a lifetime is being who you are.” Being who you are can take courage – standing up for yourself or standing up for others can mean you need to take courageous decisions.

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  3. We are announcing the sad news that Mr Peter Milligan has decided to end his time as Deputy Principal at Canberra Girls Grammar School and will be leaving the School at the end of Term 1, 2021. After over six years of superb work at CGGS – including Acting Principal – Peter intends to pursue other opportunities. He will be returning to Marist College.

    Mr Milligan says goodbye5 March

    We are announcing the sad news that Mr Peter Milligan has decided to end his time as Deputy Principal at Canberra Girls Grammar School and will be leaving the School at the end of Term 1, 2021. After over six years of superb work at CGGS – including Acting Principal – Peter intends to pursue other opportunities. He will be returning to Marist College.

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  4. The ACT Schools’ Team Racing Sailing Regatta was held on 27-28 February in extremely light conditions. Students Eve Anderson (Year 12), Angelina Lin (Year 7), Yasmin Moraitis (Year 10), Laura Phipps (Year 8), Poppy Smith (Year 8), Charlie Walker (Year 8) and Cassie Wiles (Year 8) made the most of the very patchy conditions on each day. Thank you also to our coach, Michaela McGrath (2019) and parents for their support.

    Student achievements4 March

    The ACT Schools’ Team Racing Sailing Regatta was held on 27-28 February in extremely light conditions. Students Eve Anderson (Year 12), Angelina Lin (Year 7), Yasmin Moraitis (Year 10), Laura Phipps (Year 8), Poppy Smith (Year 8), Charlie Walker (Year 8) and Cassie Wiles (Year 8) made the most of the very patchy conditions on each day. Thank you also to our coach, Michaela McGrath (2019) and parents for their support.

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  5. In the lead up to International Women’s Day, we sat down with the Junior School Head Girls to talk to them about their female role models, what they think are the biggest issues still facing women and whether Serena Williams could outplay Roger Federer in a five-set match? Here’s what they had to say…

    Breaking down stereotypes – Year 6 leaders have their say4 March

    In the lead up to International Women’s Day, we sat down with the Junior School Head Girls to talk to them about their female role models, what they think are the biggest issues still facing women and whether Serena Williams could outplay Roger Federer in a five-set match? Here’s what they had to say…

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  6. Do we still need an International Women's Day?

Yes! There's no place for complacency.

    Do we still need an International Women's Day?4 March

    Do we still need an International Women's Day? Yes! There's no place for complacency.

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  7. For the past six years, Canberra Girls Grammar School has taken out the ‘Largest School Team’ award at the Canberra Mother’s Day Classic. This year, our intrepid Year 6 students – Girls who Lead - will be leading the charge to win the title again as they ALL participate.

    Year 6 take the lead for Mother’s Day Classic19 February

    For the past six years, Canberra Girls Grammar School has taken out the ‘Largest School Team’ award at the Canberra Mother’s Day Classic. This year, our intrepid Year 6 students – Girls who Lead - will be leading the charge to win the title again as they ALL participate.

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  8. Neva Thomas (Year 2) has published her first story book ‘The Mouse and the Squirrel’.

    Student achievements19 February

    Neva Thomas (Year 2) has published her first story book ‘The Mouse and the Squirrel’.

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  9. It has been a long time between live performances for our wonderful young musicians at Canberra Girls Grammar School.  We pivoted and adapted to the many challenges placed before us in 2020 and ensured that every student remained connected and motivated to continue their musical journeys.

    Reconnecting through music in 202119 February

    It has been a long time between live performances for our wonderful young musicians at Canberra Girls Grammar School. We pivoted and adapted to the many challenges placed before us in 2020 and ensured that every student remained connected and motivated to continue their musical journeys.

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  10. The start of a new school year brings with it a spirit of hope and optimism. Of course, a new school year brings with it new shoes, uniforms, lunchboxes, and books, but more importantly however, a new school year delivers an air of endless opportunities and limitless possibilities.

    Popular event brings Junior School community together19 February

    The start of a new school year brings with it a spirit of hope and optimism. Of course, a new school year brings with it new shoes, uniforms, lunchboxes, and books, but more importantly however, a new school year delivers an air of endless opportunities and limitless possibilities.

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  11. Each year, the teachers of CGGS come together before and after the students start and finish the school year to undertake professional learning.  To maintain a modern approach to pedagogy, we invest in continual development and to begin the 2021 school year, hosted a Staff Conference Day as part of the professional learning week.

    From the Deputy Principals – 2021 Staff Conference Day19 February

    Each year, the teachers of CGGS come together before and after the students start and finish the school year to undertake professional learning. To maintain a modern approach to pedagogy, we invest in continual development and to begin the 2021 school year, hosted a Staff Conference Day as part of the professional learning week.

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  12. In order to allow you greater flexibility, from 8 February 2021 the School Shop will allow you to order and pay for uniform items online.

    School Shop online ordering5 February

    In order to allow you greater flexibility, from 8 February 2021 the School Shop will allow you to order and pay for uniform items online.

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  13. In Term 4 last year, we introduced you to our 2021 Senior Council, led by School Captain, Isabella Wah. These young women epitomise the aspirational view of life that so many of our students bring to the diversity of activities at Canberra Girls Grammar.

    Our 2021 Student Leaders5 February

    In Term 4 last year, we introduced you to our 2021 Senior Council, led by School Captain, Isabella Wah. These young women epitomise the aspirational view of life that so many of our students bring to the diversity of activities at Canberra Girls Grammar.

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  14. Prior to the start of the 2020 school year our Principal, Mrs Anna Owen, set the school Executive team the task of reading Jim Collins’ and Morten T. Hansen’s latest book, Great by Choice, and reflecting on the findings of the authors and their research team in the context of our areas of responsibility at Canberra Girls Grammar.

    From the Deputy Principal (Head of Junior School)5 February

    Prior to the start of the 2020 school year our Principal, Mrs Anna Owen, set the school Executive team the task of reading Jim Collins’ and Morten T. Hansen’s latest book, Great by Choice, and reflecting on the findings of the authors and their research team in the context of our areas of responsibility at Canberra Girls Grammar.

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  15. A new year brings new dreams, and for 2021 we are borrowing the tagline from the ABC, ‘dream with your eyes open’ in our approach to our co-curricular program. We are optimistic about offering all our usual sports and activities plus some new additions.

    From the Deputy Principal5 February

    A new year brings new dreams, and for 2021 we are borrowing the tagline from the ABC, ‘dream with your eyes open’ in our approach to our co-curricular program. We are optimistic about offering all our usual sports and activities plus some new additions.

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