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Head students 2021
Head Students - Lucy Nind and Kavindu Wanigarathna Deputy Head Students - Tarrah Shirley and Finn Cruickshank
James Hargest College Dux 2020
Emma Tuckey, 18, is dux of James Hargest College for 2020 and follows her two brothers, Nick, 20, and Tim, 21, who received the honour in 2018 and 2017, respectively.
Student success in Gateway
We are proud to report the exceptional achievement by Sam Beck this week as he has been awarded the BCITO (Building and Construction Industry Training Organisation) Certificate of Achievement.
Grass Cart competition
Over the weekend the back field of JHC turned into a racecourse for some students! The students have been designing and building the karts all year in the Year 12 Mechanical Engineering class.
Junior Campus Athletics Day
Our house colours represented at the Junior Campus Athletics Day
CAIMS Tournament Christchurch
Thirty-six Year 7 & 8 students participated in badminton, hockey, netball and volleyball attended the Canterbury Intermediate and Middle Schools Invitation (CAIMS) tournament in Christchurch from 15 - 17 September. The majority of students made the long b
Isolation Poetry Competition
Congratulation to Eulalia Terra Theodoro for winning first place in the Year 9 and 10 Isolation Poetry Competition (Term 3) which was open to Southland students years 1-10. The competition celebrated International Literacy Day, and students wrote a poem a
French trip to Akaroa
At the end of Term 3 a group of senior students who learn French from James Hargest and Southland Girls’ High went to Akaroa to experience some French culture. During the two days there, the group visited the Giant’s House, the local museum, a cheese
On 15 September, the school launched the latest edition of its creative writing and art magazine Interrobang. Student writers performed their work, the magazine was on sale, and novelist Lynley Dear gave an informative lecture on her own work and what dri
Southland Secondary Schools debating Competition held at JHC on September 6. We hosted the competition at JHC and the uni student debaters travelled from Dunedin to adjudicate. It was a tremendously successful competition with our school taking three of t