Brave themes prominent at Visual Art exhibition
Hard-hitting themes like social and cultural isolation, environmental pollution, the ‘bruising’ of Maori culture, beauty, plastic surgery and the status of women through history featured in this year’s ACG Senior College International Baccalaureate Visual Arts public exhibition, held in the library at the end of term one.
International Baccalaureate meets Māori culture
It may be the first time Māori culture meets the International Baccalaureate (IB), but for S’bree Barnes in Year 13 at ACG Senior College it was a natural choice to incorporate her culture into the curriculum.
New ACG Parnell College, Senior Campus
ACG Parnell College, will undergo expansion to include a third campus in time for the 2019 school year. The new ACG Parnell College, Senior Campus will bring together two of New Zealand’s highest academically-performing schools
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- Student Stories
Leader, international student, writer, tree planter: meet Sean Park
Hailing from South Korea, Gyungsoo (Sean) Park, 19, is our student leader responsible for media. This month he spearheaded a volunteer tree planting event on Motuihe Island. It was not only a stand against global warming but also an opportunity to unite students from all areas of the school.
Meet Chloe Lee, student leader
Hyewon (Chloe) Lee is in Year 13. She’s an international student who’s joined us from her home country of Korea and is studying towards her International Baccalaureate Diploma. As student leader responsible for the school’s cultural portfolio, Chloe is aiming bridge the gap between international and domestic students.
ARA Lodge Annual Art Award recipient
Prudence Bowman was the ACG Senior College recipient at the ARA Lodge Annual Art Awards 2018 held recently at the Masonic Lodge.