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Term Dates 2018 are as follows:

Term 1 – Tuesday 30 January to Friday 13 April
Term 2 - Monday 30 April to Friday 6 July
Term 3 – Monday 23 July to Friday 28 September
Term 4 – Monday 15 October to Thursday 13 December

 

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Paddling to Victory

Published: Tuesday, 28 February 2017 08:48

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Waka ama 2 2017
On Saturday 25 February AGGS had a great day at the Auckland Waka Ama Regatta with our teams gaining six places in the Division One races, 2 gold and four silver and, a good sign for the future, our new teams also placed 1st and 4th in the Novice Girls Race. In the girls  Championship W6 250 metres our two Under 16 teams placed first and second and in the Girls 500M our two U16 teams also placed first and second.  In the mixed races with De La Salle College our U16 team placed second and our U19 team also placed second.  

A great day on the water - congratulations to all the competitors.  

Waka Ama 3

2016 Dux Awarded Full Scholarship to Melbourne University

Published: Thursday, 23 February 2017 08:27

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Congratulations to our 2016 Dux, Ngan Giang Vuong, who has been awarded a 100% International Undergraduate Fee Remission Scholarship to Melbourne University.   The scholarship is awarded by the University in recognition of her excellent academic results.  Giang will study for a Commerce Degree.  This is an amazing achievement and a great reward for all her hard work.  

Two Top Scholars for AGGS

Published: Thursday, 09 February 2017 14:34

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The results of the Scholarship Examinations, which are the most challenging exams of the NZ examination system have just been announced.
We are delighted that two of our students are the two top scholars in their respective subjects in the entire country:
Tara Parsons—Outstanding Scholarship and top scholar in NZ for Art History and
Foa Samuelu—Outstanding Scholarship and top scholar in NZ for Samoan
Both of these girls will be invited to attend a ceremony at Government House to receive their awards which will include a cash prize.
Congratulations too to our other Scholarship winners:
Ally Orr—3 scholarships in Biology, Art History and Media Studies
Vivian Chhan—2 scholarships in Biology
and Physics
Louise Matthews—2 scholarships in Painting and an Outstanding Scholarship in Art History
Victoria Murphy—2 scholarships in English and Biology
Tamkeen Saeid—1 scholarship in Classical Studies and
Sophie Yu—1 scholarship in Biology
At Senior Prizegiving last year AGGS senior students received approximately $280,000 in scholarships and grants to assist them with their tertiary studies in 2017.

School Bus Service 2017

Published: Thursday, 12 January 2017 14:13

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Coachways NZ is running our  school bus service this year.  The bus routes are the same as previously but the system for purchasing tickets has changed and tickets must now be purchased on line or from the School Shop.  Click here for details of the bus routes and how to purchase tickets on-line.  There is also be a bus which comes direct to Auckland Girls from the Britomart train station each morning at 8.15 a.m.   

New Principal for Auckland Girls' Grammar School

Published: Wednesday, 09 November 2016 14:50

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Ngaire AshmoreNgaire Ashmore, has been appointed as the new Principal of Auckland Girls’ Grammar School. She takes up her position at the beginning of 2017. Ms Ashmore has been Principal at Tangaroa College for the last 10 years. In addition to her role as Principal, she is currently part way through a PhD and sits on a number of trusts and advisory boards.
We look forward to welcoming Ms Ashmore to our school.

2017 Prefects

Published: Wednesday, 09 November 2016 15:06

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At Prizegiving, the Principal announced that our 2017 Head Girl is Vienna Trainor and Scarlett Parkes and Chant’e Leafa, will be our Deputy Head Girls in 2017. Here is the full list of prefects for 2017. Congratulations to all these young women. 

SENIOR PRIZEGIVING 2016

Published: Wednesday, 09 November 2016 14:19

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On 4 November, the Dorothy Winstone Centre was filled with parents, staff, Board of Trustee members, special guests from Tertiary Institutions and our senior students for our Annual Senior Prizegiving Assembly. The ceremony began with a welcome powhiri from our Kapa Haka Group, Nga Tumanako o Kahurangi.

Our Principal, Ms Thomson’s, presented our school’s annual report on the progress of the school and students. This was Ms Thomson’s last Senior Prizegiving as Principal, as she is retiring at the end of this year and at the end of her presentation she was given a standing ovation.
The top academic awards in any school are the awards of Proxime Accessit and Dux and this year our Proxime Accessit is Victoria Murphy and our Dux is Ngan Gian Vuong.

At the end of the ceremony, our 2016 Head Girl, Tamiel Tagaloa and Deputy Head Girls, Nina Santos and Tamkeen Saeid gave moving addresses and these were followed by a rousing rendition of our School Song. 

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19.07.2018 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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