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2011 GLOBAL VIDEOS COMP RESULTS


The results for the first-ever Global Rock Challenge™ Championships are in! Here are the much anticipated results from the People’s Choice Award (that everyone has been voting for online for the past two weeks), the award winners from the fully-judged competition, and finally the announcement of the top 5 schools in each division based on the scores from the judging panels set up around the globe!

The People’s Choice Award

The People’s Choice award was hotly contested and it was fantastic to see so many teams and communities getting behind it with over 16000 votes cast. Here are the results:

Open/Premier Division:

Special mentions (more than 300 votes):

· Epsom Girls’ Grammar School (NZ) - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!2561

· Woolooware High School (AUS) - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!4731

· Durrington High School (UK) - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!8621

· Brighton Secondary School (AUS) - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!5141

· Northmead Creative and Performing Arts High School (AUS) - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!4561

· Knox United (AUS) - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!3751

· Cranebrook High School (AUS) - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!4381

· St Cuthbert’s College (NZ) - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!2731

· Winchmore School (UK) -
www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!7761

· MLC School (AUS) -
www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!4511

And our first ever Open/Premier People’s Choice Champion is…

1st - Kings Langley (UK) -
www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!8891


RAW™ Division

Special mentions (more than 300 votes):

· The Petersfield School (UK) - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!8671

And our first ever RAW™ People’s Choice Champion is…

1st - Our Lady of the Sacred Heart College (AUS) - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!9251


J Rock™

Special mentions (more than 300 votes):

· Dapto Public School (AUS) - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!3191

And our first ever J Rock™ People’s Choice Champion is…

1st – St Peter’s Anglican Primary School (AUS) - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!4991


Straight away and we have some fantastic news for the UK! Congratulations to Durrington High, Winchmore, and Petersfield for getting ‘Special Mentions’ in the People’s Choice award, and a massive congratulations to Kings Langley School, Hertfordshire who have taken out 1st place in the Open/Premier Division Category! What a great achievement!


Special Awards:

What a really tough job the 16 Global judges must have had selecting the award winners! There are 16 award categories with many awards going to more than one school in each division according to how many votes they received – check out all the winners below!


Choreography

Open/Premier Division

· Sandown High School (UK)

· Brunswick Secondary College (AUS)

RAW™ Division

· The Petersfield School (UK)

J Rock™

· St Peter’s Anglican Primary School (AUS)

· Glenhaven Public School (AUS)

· Solent Junior School (UK)



Performance Skill

Open/Premier Division

· Sandown High School (UK)

RAW™ Division

· The Petersfield School (UK)

· Randwick Boys/Girls High Schools (AUS)

J Rock™

· St Peter’s Anglican Primary School (AUS)

· St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School (AUS)



Hair

Open/Premier Division

· Epsom Girls’ Grammar School (NZ)

RAW™ Division

· St Peter’s Catholic College (AUS)

J Rock™

· St Peter’s Anglican Primary School (AUS) –



Make-up

Open/Premier Division

· The Cathedral School Wakefield’s School for the Arts (UK)

· Sandown High School (UK)

· Brighton Secondary School (AUS)

· Epsom Girls’ Grammar School (NZ)

· Avondale College (NZ)

RAW™ Division

· Gisborne Secondary College (AUS)

J Rock™

· Glenhaven Public School (AUS)



Stage Use

Open/Premier Division

· Brighton Secondary School (AUS)

· Brunswick Secondary College (AUS)

RAW™ Division

· The Petersfield School (UK)

· Hertswood School (UK)

J Rock™

· St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School (AUS)

· Solent Junior School (UK)



Creative Innovation

Open/Premier Division

· Buttershaw Business and Enterprise College (UK)

· The Cathedral School Wakefield’s School for the Arts (UK)

· Brighton Secondary School (AUS)

· Brunswick Secondary College (AUS)

· St Cuthbert’s College (NZ)

· Epsom Girls’ Grammar School (NZ)

RAW™ Division

· The Petersfield School (UK)

· Hertswood School (UK)

· Gisborne Secondary College (AUS)

J Rock™

· Solent Junior School (UK)



Set Design and Function

Open/Premier Division

· Cranebrook High School (AUS)

J Rock™

· Solent Junior School (UK)

· Hornsea Primary School (UK)



Costuming Character

Open/Premier Division

· The Cathedral School Wakefield’s School for the Arts (UK)

· Cranebrook High School (AUS)

RAW™ Division

· Gisborne Secondary College (AUS)

J Rock™

· St Peter’s Anglican Primary School (AUS)

· Royal Oak Primary School (NZ)



Visual Enhancement

Open/Premier Division

· Avondale College (NZ)

· Brunswick Secondary College (AUS)

· Sandown High School (UK)

RAW™ Division

· The Petersfield School (UK)

· St Peter’s Catholic College (AUS)

J Rock™

· Royal Oak Primary School (NZ)



Soundtrack

Open/Premier Division

· Sandown High School (UK)

RAW™ Division

· Hana Enterprise (JP)

· Gisborne Secondary College (AUS)

J Rock™

· Putaruru Primary School (NZ)

· Kedgley Intermediate (NZ)



Drama

Open/Premier Division

· Sandown High School (UK)

· Brighton Secondary School (AUS)

· Epsom Girls’ Grammar School (NZ)

RAW™ Division

· Randwick Boys/Girls High Schools (AUS) –

J Rock™

· Hornsea Primary School (UK)

· St Peter’s Anglican Primary School (AUS)

· St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School (AUS)



Concept Originality

Open/Premier Division

· Cranebrook High School (AUS)

RAW™ Division

· Gisborne Secondary College (AUS)

· Unlimited Paenga Tawhiti (NZ)

J Rock™

· Putaruru Primary School (NZ)



Concept Interpretation

Open/Premier Division

· Epsom Girls’ Grammar School (NZ)

RAW™ Division

· Hana Enterprise (JP)

· Randwick Boys/Girls High Schools (AUS)

J Rock™

· St Peter’s Anglican Primary School (AUS)

· Solent Junior School (UK)



Overall Impact

Open/Premier Division

· Cranebrook High School (AUS)

· The Cathedral School Wakefield’s School for the Arts (UK)

RAW™ Division

· The Petersfield School (UK)

J Rock™

· St Peter’s Anglican Primary School (AUS)

· Solent Junior School (UK)



Entertainment

Open/Premier Division

· Cranebrook High School (AUS)

RAW™ Division

· Hana Enterprise (JP)

J Rock™

· Glenhaven Public School (AUS)

· Hornsea Primary School (UK)



More good news for the UK! 7 of our schools won Awards of Excellence in the judged event! Congratulations Buttershaw, Cathedral, Hertswood, Hornsea Primary, Petersfield, Sandown, and Solent Junior for winning some great awards!


The Results of the Fully-Judged Competition

And now to announce the top 5 schools in each division in the fully-judged competition! The scores from the judges across the globe were tallied and here are the results…


Open/Premier Division

1. Cranebrook High School (AUS) – ‘Whaka’ - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!4381

2. Sandown High School (UK) – ‘The Power, The Price, and The Sacrifice’ - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!8921

3. Brunswick Secondary College (AUS) – ‘Submerged’ - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!3601

4. St Cuthbert’s College (NZ) – ‘El Dorado’ - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!2731

5. Avondale College (NZ) – ‘I Put a Spell On You’ - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!2541



RAW™ Division

1. The Petersfield School (UK) – ‘Through the Eyes of a Child’ - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!8671

2. Randwick Boys/Girls High Schools (AUS) – ‘The Long Walk Home’ - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!4581

3. Gisborne Secondary College (AUS) – ‘Micro World Mini Beasts’ - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!3711

4. Hertswood School (UK) – ‘Fools’ Gold’ - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!6851

5. Macleans College (NZ) – ‘Ensnarement’ - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!2631



J Rock™

1. Solent Junior School (UK) – ‘The Journey of Man’ - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!7991

2. Glenhaven Public School (AUS) – ‘The Gift’ - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!4801

3. St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School (AUS) – ‘Lost! A True Tale From The Bush’ - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!3271

4. St Peter’s Anglican Primary School (AUS) – ‘The Hiding Place: The Story of Corrie Ten Boom’ - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!4991

5. Barton Primary and Early Years Centre (UK) – ‘Metamorphosis’ - www.globalrockchallenge.com/#!6011


What a great night for the UK Rock Challenge®! Not only did we win one of the People’s Choice Awards and a bunch of the other awards, we won two of the judged competitions too! We also had three other teams place in the extremely tough competitions! A huge congratulations to The Petersfield School, Hampshire for winning the Global Raw Competition, and to Solent Junior School for winning the Global Junior Competition! Sandown High, Isle of Wight did exceedingly well to place second in the hotly-contested Open/Premier competition and a massive well done to Hertswood School, Hertfordshire, and Barton Primary, Isle of Wight for placing in the Raw and Junior divisions too!

What an incredible night for the UK and for all the schools in the Global Rock Challenge family! Well done everyone; we hope you’ve enjoyed the first-ever global competition! Don’t be disappointed if you didn’t get a mention this year; remember, being in it is great, but being in it is even better!

Please pass on our congratulations to all your teams, share the news about the UK’s success, and check out all the winners online at www.globalrockchallenge.com.

All the best,

Tim

Event Manager - UK Rock Challenge®
T: + 44 2380 617 729; F: +44 2380 617 740; M: 07786 636 095
A: Rock Challenge®, Wessex House, Upper Market Street, Eastleigh, Hampshire, SO50 9FD

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