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Year 12 2021
Last year was a year unlike any other, especially for our Year 12 students. Despite the challenges, students continued to take full advantage of every opportunity. As the chapter closes on school life we are excited to follow their journeys and see what’s install next for our incredible students.
Alumni Louis Droguett
During school, Louis had always known he wanted to follow a career in software engineering. He has since graduated with First Class Honours at UNSW and is now Chief Delivery Office at Recreo Financial and is thriving!
Head Prefects and Duxes of CCGS
In the first of our 3 part series, we take a look at the post-school journeys of the leaders (Head Prefect) and high academic achievers (Dux) from 1986 - 2000.
CCGS Alumni Abbey Burns
Since graduating from CCGS in 2016, Abbey Burns has graduated from UTS with Honours and leads a very busy life working as a Contract Administrator for a construction company. Her career is everything she wanted and more, and finds her experience as a young female in the construction industry incredibly rewarding, fulfilling and eye opening.
CCGS alumni James Bayliss
James Bayliss (2018) knew upon graduating that he wanted to make a career out of professional football. 3 years later and he's recently made his A-League debut with the Central Coast Mariners.
CCGS alumni Hannah Stanley with her exhibited artwork
Year 12 Visual Arts students showcase art at leading galleries in NSW.
CCGS alumni Jon Stokes
After spending many years building a career in business, working for global companies such as Nestle and Coca-Cola, Jon Stokes (2001) has found a new challenge and sense of purpose in being an active Dad whilst managing his own consulting company.
CCGS alumni Matt Graham with his sister Eliza Graham
In the lead up to CCGS alumni Matt 'Mogul' Graham's (2012) appearance at the 2022 Winter Olympics, CCGS students and staff got behind Matt to show their support.
CCGS alumni Ollia Horton
During her time completing a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Communications at Newcastle University, Ollia Horton (1994) spent a lot of time at the 2NUR campus radio station. This was the start of her great love of radio. Her passion for radio, combined with falling in love with a Frenchman, has seen her spend the last 20 years living and working in France.
CCGS staff Jim McAtamney
Mr Jim McAtamney is one of CCGS' longest serving staff members and at the end of the year he will hang up his CCGS sports polo and head into retirement. Jim shares his CCGS memories and highlights from the last 36 years.
CCGS staff Mr Phil Knox
After 27 years at CCGS, Mr Phil Knox, Science teacher and House Coordinator of Nicholii is retiring from full time teaching. Phil shares his thoughts on the important skills today's students require and the changes he has seen in the teaching profession.
CCGS alumni Cameron Barnett with students
Upon finishing Year 12, CCGS alumni Cameron Barnett (2019) headed to Japan for a once in a life time opportunity to teach English at CCGS Exchange Partner School, Ueda Nishi. In the face of a global pandemic Cameron found unique teaching opportunities and the chance to develop deeper friendships.