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Teacher Innovation Fund

posted Aug 6, 2017, 8:51 PM by Nicholas Grew

Mr Nick Grew, HOD Music, recently recieved a $40,000 grant from the Ministry of Education to further develop learning programmes in Music that incorporate the Maori concepts of Ako (reciprocal teaching and learning) and tuakana-teina (older sister/younger sister) into the collaborative classroom.

First concert of 2016

posted Apr 5, 2016, 7:48 PM by Nicholas Grew

The first concert of 2016 was held at lunchtime on friday April 1st. A select group of talented girls performed wonderful renditions of acousitc contemporary songs to a full house! Well done to Bella Gomes, Rachel McInnes, Nevandra Straker-Ellery, Brodie Stone, Tyler Topia-Hurst, Jasmin Fisher-Johnson, Grace Ruddell, Emily Campbell, Fern Manning

WGHR Radio now streaming on the web

posted Nov 29, 2015, 3:02 PM by Nicholas Grew

WGHR Radio can now be heard on the net at: www.awdio.com/wghr-radio

We stream our own students' radio programmes Mon - Fri 8am - 4pm in term time.

End of Term Concert a huge success!

posted Apr 20, 2015, 9:34 PM by Nicholas Grew   [ updated Aug 6, 2017, 8:53 PM ]

On the evening of March 25th we held our first end-of-term music concert for 2015 to a full house. It was an exciting and varied programme featuring many of our performance groups including Concert Band, year 9 String Orchestra, Chamber Group, solos, duets and a several groups from Year 10,11 and 12 Music classes performing a programme of cover songs from the 60s through to the noughties.

The next end-of-term music concert....

Tuesday August 29th, 2017 at 6.00pm in the Music Block This concert features a variety of performance groups from this term's Year 9 and 10 classes.

WGHR Radio now broadcasting daily from 1.15-2pm

posted Apr 20, 2015, 9:28 PM by Nicholas Grew   [ updated Apr 20, 2015, 9:28 PM ]

WGHR Radio 87.8 FM is our school radio station which broadcasts every lunchtime from 1.15-2pm. This is a student-run station with live broadcasts of the latest music hits, songs from the past as well as student recordings of performances, original songs and school news and announcements.

School Radio Station about to launch!

posted Jul 17, 2014, 6:43 PM by Nicholas Grew   [ updated Jul 17, 2014, 6:43 PM ]

WGHR is Whangarei Girls' High School's new radio station. The station will run out of the music departments recording studio and is due to start broadcasting towrds the end of Term 3. Please stay tuned!!

The next lunchtime concert

posted Jul 17, 2014, 6:39 PM by Nicholas Grew   [ updated Jul 17, 2014, 6:39 PM ]

The next lunchtime concert will be held on Thursday July 31st at 1.30pm in the Hall Theatre. Come along and support your mates!!

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