Below are our most recent articles.
Duke of Edinburgh Gold Awards
Dylan Milford and Courtney Brown receiving their Gold Duke of Edinburgh Hillary Awards in Dunedin recently.
2015 Prime Minister's Science Teacher Prize Winner
The 2015 Prime Minister’s Science Teacher Prize is awarded to Tania Lineham from James Hargest College.
Brianna Nally and Michael Zhang will travel to Wellington in December to take part in a new National Science and Technology Event called Powering Potential.
Jenny McDonald Hockey Tournament
The James Hargest First XI Girls’ Hockey team had great success at the recent Jenny McDonald Hockey Tournament in Cromwell during Secondary Schools’ Tournament week
Rock Climbing: Southland Secondary Schools’ Championships
JHC topped the table at the recent Southland Secondary Schools’ Rock Climbing Championships. The competition was held at the YMCA in Invercargill with a field of 50 competitors from around Southland. The Senior Boys’ section featured an exciting climb
Southland Secondary Schools’ Classics Competition
On Tuesday the 20th of October, James Hargest College competed in the Southland Secondary Schools’ Classics Competition held at Verdon College. First place went to a JHC senior team (Lesley den Toom, Polly Hanson-Friend, Joelle den Toom and Nathan Cook)
At the Southland Secondary Schools’ Jazz Fest on 16 October Off the Record were awarded 2nd and also won the prize for Best Test Piece. Michael Zhang won Best Piano and David Stupples was awarded the Best Guitar award.
Charlie Samson, Finn Holden and Ted Nguyen upset predictions to finish second in the year 7-8 intermediate division of the New Zealand Schools’ Chess Championships in Auckland.
Minister of Commerce Paul Goldsmith and local MP Sarah Dowie visited the Year 13 Economics class last Thursday.
Citizens of the World: American Exchange Trip
Imagine going to America and visiting FOUR theme parks in one week! A report from the Year 8 JHC exchange trip to America