Wellington high has just received the confirmed ERO report and we are very pleased that the learning opportunties we are delivering for our students have been recognised.
After reading a couple of books about origami Jarred Thornton has created some magnificent origami geometric masterpieces and is attempting to pass on his skill to Alvey Little and Luke Palmer. Jarred starts with a small rectangle or square of paper and ends with a large hexagon or square. This lunchtime library activity […]
At a ceremony to mark the end of Library week the first two poems for the linkwell Poets’ Walk were announced. Lily Uivel and Lachlan Dixon’s poems were the two chosen and they were read. The other poets Sienna Kelly, Zarina Ahmed, Chora Charleton, Cheryl Wong and Mereana Latimer’s work was recognised also with the presentation of a certificate. The ceremony ended […]
Paul Sullivan’s Yr 12 Drama class presented the Kiwi classic The End of the Golden Weather by Bruce Mason, and adapted by Raymond Hawthorne, last week. Narrator Bea Joblin kept the story flowing and the sun shining as the words flowed from her smiling face. Boy, Riley Brophy, and his interactions with his family, the world […]
The Wellington High School Team of Jack Bannister-Sutton, Blake Scott and Oliver Spicer are the Wellington Region Robot Junior Soccer champions. They gained the title at the Wellington Regional Robocup Competition held at Tawa College on the 8th of August. The team is off to the nationals at Christchurch on the 4th of September. […]
High wins at robot skirmish A new technology sport is growing in popularity at High. A group of students under the tutelage of Chemistry teacher Ryan McCroskery is building and competing robots At a recent competition Rowan Self, Callum O’Neil, Thomas Fuller, Tom Leslie, Michael Kula and Joshua Machiela took out the opposition in the Wellington vex robotics Skirmish. Well done teams, […]
Dominic Faherty won a trophy at the AWD 10 pin bowling competition last week for the highest game score for the day He scored 137 points in one game and no one could catch him by the en d of the day. Well done Dominic. Dominic with his trophy Dominic receiving his trophy
Yr 9 to Bedizen the linkwells Building on the success of the managing self sculpture A group of Yr 9 art students are planning a mural which they plan to put and brighten one of our many linkwells.
Congratulations Massey Graduates who attended WHS graduated from Massey University recently (the year on brackets was their last year at High). Zoe Knighton, (2005), Bachelor of DesignRebecca Bramley, (1998), Bachelor of Health ScienceMarta Buda, (2001), Bachelor of DesignLesley Gilliam, (2004), Bachelor of DesignLai Lam, (1996), Diploma in Fashion Design and TechnologyKatrin Schulze Boeing, (2003), Bachelor of Nursing (Student […]
Drew Brice-Ford has made a film that was a finalist at the Last Ocean Online Short Film Competition. The awards ceremony took place in Christchurch on Thursday 15 September as part of Conservation Week. Entrants were asked to produce a short film exploring “Why the Ross Sea, Antarctica is special”, and were given online access to over 70 clips from top […]