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    More Prince Charles Photos
    by Sarah Ellix - Monday, 16 November 2015, 10:47 AM
     

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    Senior Prizegiving
    by Sarah Ellix - Monday, 16 November 2015, 10:24 AM
     

    Congratulations to the following senior students

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    Elizabeth Parkinson

    Proxime Assessit

    Mehrbano Malik

    Lord Cobham Scholarship (3rd in Year 13) 

    Sanutep Chan

    The Kemp Prize (4th Year 13) 

    Christopher Peterson

    Tawa Borough Scholarship

    Josh Nightingale

    Walker Trophy - Top Year 11 student  

    Chinmaya Dixit

    Flaws Trophy - Top Year 12 student

    Grace Feltham 


    A full list if prizewinners can be found here

     
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    Library Book Reviews
    by Sarah Ellix - Wednesday, 4 November 2015, 1:34 PM
     

    bookThe librarians have decided to start a student based book review page on the Access-it website. We thought that for those of you who like to read, it would be good to see what other students thought about different books and what they are about.


    Over the holidays it would be wonderful to ...

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    Student Loans and Allowances
    by Sarah Ellix - Wednesday, 4 November 2015, 9:21 AM
     

    Information for Y13 students and their families. Click here for more information.

     
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    The last guest to dinner....
    by Sarah Ellix - Wednesday, 4 November 2015, 9:19 AM
     

    peeta hunger games

    Our last guest was Peeta Malleck from The Hunger Games.


    Congratulations Zara MacNab!

    On Open Night prospective students who visited the library were also able to enter the competition - the winner from Open Night is Mai Pham who correctly guessed The Mad Hatter from Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.

    Congratulations Mai - we hope you enjoy whatever movie you choose to see in the holiday's!

    Thanks to everyone who participated! We will look to run the competition again next year!

     
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    Fame - The Musical
    by Sarah Ellix - Wednesday, 4 November 2015, 9:17 AM
     

    Fame

    Tawa College Music Department proudly presents Fame - The Musical as its musical production for 2015. This is a high-energy show featuring some of the best singing, dancing and acting talent that Tawa College has to offer. Fame - The Musical follows the stories of eight young artists from ...

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    TechCon event
    by Sarah Ellix - Wednesday, 4 November 2015, 9:16 AM
     

    On Saturday 25th July from 11am till 3pm, in association with the Victoria Engineering Club, we be running a fun event open to all high school students interested in DT. It will be in the Alan McDiarmid building. We will be playing around with Arduinos and will run a programming competition with Ruby Warrior. Lunch will be a shared lunch.


    https://www.arduino.cc/en/Guide/Introduction

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    https://www.bloc.io/ruby-warrior#/

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    Art For Life
    by Sarah Ellix - Wednesday, 4 November 2015, 9:15 AM
     



    World Vision

    Art for 

    life



    Anika Kelty


    Our Year10 Art students have donated a hand painted dry point etching print to raise money for earthquake victims in Nepal. Each print took 1-3 hours to create and is A5 in size. A single print costs $20.00. You will get a donation receipt for tax ...

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    Gateway - MQUAL course
    by Sarah Ellix - Wednesday, 4 November 2015, 9:12 AM
     

    On Thursday 15th of October students from Year 12 and 13 were presented with their qualifications and certificates from their MQUAL course. Arranged through Gateway, students were tested on their ability to rescue people who are injured or in trouble, set up dams, put out fires and use generators, all during one of the coldest weeks of the year. Worth 20 credits at Level 3 this course is intended for students who are thinking about a career with the fire service or police force. Congratulations all the students who took part.


     
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    Find the Golden Tickets
    by Sarah Ellix - Wednesday, 4 November 2015, 9:11 AM
     
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