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SHGC Updates

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SHGC Updates

5thAug, 2020

Live outside Hamilton?

August 5th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

If you would like your daughter to study at Sacred Heart Girls College, but consider that it is too far to travel to and [...]

30thJul, 2020

Duke of Edinburgh Expertise

July 30th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

Congratulations goes to one of our teachers, Belinda Cooper, who is an exceptional role model to our students as a ‘lifelong learner.’ Mrs. Cooper [...]

19thJun, 2020

Catholic Character Student Scholarship

June 19th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

APPLICATIONS WELCOME - YEAR 10-12 STUDENTS The Board of Trustees (BoT) each year offers Year 10-12 students the opportunity to apply for a Catholic [...]

17thJun, 2020

NCEA 2020

June 17th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

For up to date information about NCEA at our College this year please view here. View the examination timetable here.

28thMay, 2020

Welcome Back!

May 28th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

Students, you were missed! A special welcome back from our teachers when we returned to school.

28thMay, 2020

Duke of Ed Tramp

May 28th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

How lucky we these girls to be able to complete the 44km, 3 day Silver Duke of Ed OE practice tramp just before all [...]

12thMay, 2020

Move to Level 2

May 12th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

Please find the latest communication here from our Principal. We look forward to welcoming our students, teachers and support staff back to school.

14thApr, 2020

At Home Learning Guide

April 14th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

Here is a quick link to our At Home Learning Guide to assist students as they begin studies at home in Term 2.

23rdMar, 2020

A Message from the Bishop

March 23rd, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Bishop of Hamilton, Steve Lowe, has asked that we share this letter with you. Please read it here.  

17thMar, 2020

Sports Events Update 19.03.20

March 17th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

The following Regional and National Sports events that some of our students participate in have been cancelled: Waka Ama Nationals North Island Secondary Schools [...]

14thFeb, 2020


February 14th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

This year's Pōwhiri was held on the front lawn. New students and staff were welcomed to our community on a lovely sunny day. [...]

3rdDec, 2019

Student Leaders 2020

December 3rd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

At yesterday's final full school assembly for this year the Student Leaders for 2020 were announced. Tietie, Jennifer and Alyssa are pictured here welcoming [...]

27thNov, 2019

Award Winners

November 27th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

At a ceremony held at Hamilton Gardens last Friday night, three students received a David Johnstone Charitable Trust Award. Following an extensive application process [...]

9thNov, 2019

Senior Prize-giving 2019

November 9th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Full details of Senior Prize-giving recipients can be found here. Visit our Facebook page to view all the photos.

9thNov, 2019

Sports Prize-giving 2019

November 9th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Full details of Sports Prize-giving recipients can be found here.

9thNov, 2019

Tournament Winners!

November 9th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

For the second year running Sacred Heart U15s 7's team have claimed the Rototuna Invitational Rugby 7s Tournament. It was all made to look [...]

9thNov, 2019

Year 10 Speech Finals

November 9th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Year 10 Speech Finals were held recently. Congratulations to all the speakers who entertained the audience and left us all thinking. A special [...]

24thOct, 2019

Music High Achievers Competition

October 24th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

The annual Music Department High Achievers concert was held on 16th October at The Cathedral of The Blessed Virgin Mary. The adjudicators were Maria [...]

24thOct, 2019

Tainui Waka Rugby Players

October 24th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Mia Robertson, Heeni Blakey and Logan Hauraki have been named in the Tainui Waka Rugby Team. Our girls are off to Auckland this Saturday [...]

24thOct, 2019

Halberg Games

October 24th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Sophie Ridgway competed at the Halberg Games this month held at King’s College, Auckland and did extremely well in the swimming division. She came [...]

24thOct, 2019

Chop Your Locks!

October 24th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Alyssa, Carter, Claudia, Danielle, Ella, Kayla and Jennifer decided to chop off their ponytails for an amazing cause. Chop Your Locks fundraises for the same organisation [...]

24thOct, 2019

Top Science Award

October 24th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Samantha Brown was awarded the Royal Society of New Zealand Gold Crest Science Award. The Gold Crest Award has been running since 1989 and [...]

27thSep, 2019

Annual Art Exhibition

September 27th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

27thSep, 2019

National Champions!

September 27th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Heart Attack Barbershop Chorus have, for the first time ever, won the National Championship. 79 students took to the stage at the Issac Theatre Royal [...]

7thAug, 2019

Outward Bound Scholarship 2020

August 7th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

The College and the Mission College Hamilton Trust Board invite applications for the Outward Bound Scholarship 2020. The purpose of the scholarship is to assist [...]

1stAug, 2019

Te Hui Ahurea

August 1st, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

If you are looking for an awesome free event to come to in August, come along to the Kahui Ako Te Ahurea Cutlural festival [...]

27thJul, 2019

Waikids Ear Clinic

July 27th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Details can be found here for the FREE children's Ear Clinic Service for Term 3.  

28thJun, 2019

Level 3 Drama Solo Performances

June 28th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Last night our Level 3 Drama students performed their Solo devised Drama's. Students created these performances from scratch using an inspiring person as inspiration. [...]

20thJun, 2019

Big Sing Success!

June 20th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

SOUL SISTERS sang their Scared Hearts out at The Big Sing Competitions in Tauranga on Tuesday. Choirs competed from the Waikato/Bay of Plenty Regions [...]

24thMay, 2019

Musical Performance Assessments

May 24th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

The first two L1 and L2 NCEA Performance Assessment evenings were held this week at The Cathedral of the Blessed Virgin Mary. A huge [...]

20thMay, 2019

Concert Band Success

May 20th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

The combined SHGC/SJC Concert Band (Sacred Saints) travelled to the Hawkes Bay Festival of Music in the weekend to compete. They were awarded a [...]

17thMay, 2019

Summer Sports Awards

May 17th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

On Wednesday we held our Summer Sport Awards, celebrating the achievements of students that participated in our summer codes. Details of all the recipients [...]

17thMay, 2019

Zones Cross Country

May 17th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

On Wednesday 15th of May our school Cross Country Team attended the Zones Cross Country held at Day's Park in Hamilton. Students in our [...]

16thMay, 2019

Pink Shirt Day!

May 16th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

This Friday is Pink Shirt Day! A day that celebrates diversity and creates environments where all people can feel safe, valued and respected. All [...]

7thMay, 2019

Cross Country

May 7th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

The School Cross Country was held today at Days Park. Well done to all the girls who participated on this clear chilly morning! Results [...]

3rdMay, 2019

German Exchange

May 3rd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

In December last year, students Carter Haddon, Christine Fraser-Jones and Anna Corkery with Miss Cotton (Teacher in Charge) joined 20 other students from around [...]

3rdApr, 2019

Maadi Cup Results

April 3rd, 2019|Categories: Sport, Uncategorized|

SHGC Rowing took a squad of 18 girls to the NZ Secondary Schools Rowing Championships (Maadi Cup) last week at Lake Karapiro. All girls [...]

3rdApr, 2019

Gumboot Day

April 3rd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Sacred Heart will be joining many New Zealanders in raising mental health awareness this Friday by participating in GUMBOOT DAY. Students will be required [...]

26thMar, 2019

Swimming Sports

March 26th, 2019|Categories: swimming, Uncategorized|

Our annual school Swimming Sports were held last Thursday 21st March at Waterworld, Te Rapa. It was a great mix of competitive and social [...]

26thMar, 2019


March 26th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Board of Trustees invites applications from Year 10-12 students to apply for the Special Character Student Scholarship award. Applications close Friday 10th May, [...]

25thMar, 2019

School Trustee Elections

March 25th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Board elections are being held on Friday 24 May, 2019. Find out more information about the role of a School Trustee and the Drop [...]

14thDec, 2018


December 14th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Four students attended the annual Māori Spirituality Retreat at Tyburn Monastery, Ngakuru with Mrs Bastion and Mrs Stobie on 7-9 December. The retreat focused [...]

14thDec, 2018

Staff Farewell

December 14th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

After many years teaching at Sacred Heart, at the end of the term we bid farewell to Gail Swart, (20 years); Margaret Millin (26 [...]

14thDec, 2018

World Challenge

December 14th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

On 6th December, 22 students and 3 teachers departed for the 2018 World Challenge trip to Vietnam and Cambodia. Keep in touch with their [...]

8thNov, 2018

Senior Prize-Giving

November 8th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

On Friday 2nd November we held our Senior Prize-giving. Recipients of Special Awards can be viewed here.

7thNov, 2018

Thanksgiving Mass

November 7th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

On Thursday 1st November we gathered as a school community for Mass, not only to celebrate All Souls Day but to give thanks for [...]

7thNov, 2018

Young Writers Achievements

November 7th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Congratulations to the following students who entered the New Zealand School for Young Writers Competition and have had their writing selected to be published [...]

29thOct, 2018

Year 12 Retreat

October 29th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Year 12 Retreat was held 24-26 October at the Waihi Academy. It was a jam packed few days filled with singing, dancing [...]

29thOct, 2018

Year 13 Production

October 29th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

For our final production together, the Year 13’s performed the fast moving kaleidoscope that is ‘Love & Information’ written by the incredible Caryl Churchill. [...]

29thOct, 2018

Parade of Champions

October 29th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Sacred Heart Barbershop Chorus 'Heart Attack' has realised a dream! Performing in ‘The Parade of Champions’ Gala Concert. Whilst it is an honour [...]

29thOct, 2018

A Day with Stan Walker

October 29th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

An invitation to spend the day with Stan Walker is something that doesn't happen every day! Three lucky students (Hunter-Rose Earl, Brodie Cox [...]

29thOct, 2018

Samoa Music Tour

October 29th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

After several big fundraisers and a lot of rehearsals, 8th October saw 13 of our students join forces with St John’s College for [...]

28thSep, 2018

Art Exhibition

September 28th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

6thSep, 2018

New Caledonia Trip

September 6th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

A group of our French students and staff recently traveled to New Caledonia with students and teachers from Nouvata College.  Arriving in Noumea students [...]

6thSep, 2018

The Waikato/BOP Band and Orchestra Festival

September 6th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

On the 24th August, 71 ensembles converged on the Waikato University Performing Arts Centre filling three concert chambers from 8:30am - 7:00pm. SHGC’s Sacred [...]

6thSep, 2018

Chanel Shield

September 6th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

This years Chanel Shield team competed alongside St John’s College (Hamilton), Aquinas College (Tauranga), Campion College (Gisborne) and the 2018 host school John Paul [...]

17thAug, 2018

Full School Mass – Feast of the Assumption

August 17th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

On Wednesday we gathered as a school community to celebrate the Feast of the Assumption with a full school mass.  At this feast we [...]

17thAug, 2018

High Achievers Competition: Caitlin Hernandez

August 17th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Our first High Achievers Music competition was held last night.  26 finalists performed in front of judges Bridget Greenslade and Martin Griffiths. The supreme [...]

17thAug, 2018


August 17th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

“Kua takoto te Manuka” Ngā Manu Kōrero is a Māori speech competition for secondary students. The competition encourages а uency in Te Reo Māori [...]

16thAug, 2018