Friday, 26 May 2017

National Young Leaders Day

Recently the whanau house leaders attended National Young Leaders Day (NYLD) at Te Rauparaha Arena in Porirua. It was an inspirational hui for young leaders from around the New Zealand.

The objective of the day was to motivate and empower us to make a positive leadership contribution to our school and inspire us to continue developing leadership skills throughout life.

The event included motivational talks from great New Zealand leaders, question times, videos, music and interactive activities.

The exciting line-up of speakers included Aaron Jackson (actor), Daniel Flynn (co-founder of Thankyou), James Beck (Attitude Programmes for Schools), Kasey & Karena (NZ Masterchef winners), Maree Steunebrink (community leader), Nomad (performer), Te Waka McLeod (The Parenting Place), Trina Tamati (former CEO of NRL Nines), Zane 
Scarborough (spoken word artist) and backstage crew Tony (Epic beatboxer)

Written by Luke, Ollie, Sam, Devin, Emma, Peehoo, Rhea and Aliyah

Tuesday, 9 May 2017


Congratulations to our school cross country champions for 2017: 
Hanna, Andrei, Niamh, Rishab, Amelie, Sean, Lucy, Harry, Luka, Rory, Rhea and Sam.