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James Hargest students travelled to Queenstown for the Wakatipu Exchange yesterday. After some very close matches, Wakatipu won 8-6.
Workshops are being held and are open to all people who feel a connection with James Hargest College and would like to put a piece into the weaving of our Korowai.
Cross Country Southland Champs 2018
Congratulations to all the students who competed in the very cold and damp conditions in Te Anau recently. While conditions were challenging at times, the effort and enthusiasm evident in the large JHC Team, was pleasing.
Leo Club glasses collection
Well done to the LEO Club for collecting so many prescription glasses to go to Tonga and surrounding islands.
Arts in Motion
James Hargest Senior and Junior Campus performed in the recent Arts in Motion competition.
Southland Regional Chess Tournament
James Hargest Chess teams won both the Intermediate and Senior sections at the Chess Power tournament held at James Hargest yesterday.
Ella West visit
Ex-Hargest student and award winning author, Ella West visited her old school on Thursday to hold a series of workshops with enthusiastic student writers.
During the holidays we farewelled, sadly, a very fine, long-standing teacher of James Hargest College. Tania had been on leave following a liver transplant and was recuperating when she passed away on Wednesday 11 April.
Year 8 Poetry Recital Competition
Every Year 8 student searched for a poem, memorised and practised their particular interpretation then recited it in the class competitions. The top two or three from each class went through to the syndicate finals, with the top five recitalists from each
Duke of Edinburgh Borland Tramp
On 24 March four students and two teachers set our to tramp to Green Lake at Borland for a Duke of Ed Silver Tramp. Kate Loan, Lewis Thomson, Emily Donaldson and Sam Britten as well as Mr Oliver and Mrs Brown braved the Swampy Swamp, a hut with ten Scouts