She proudly received her trophy last week surrounded by her parents and immediate family.
Families and friends of the students dressed in pareu and wearing colourful scented ei crowded the Matavera Revival church for the school’s presentation on Friday morning.
The school’s 2018 prefects were: Roimata Goldsworthy, Efitoni Enetama, Kimiora Vogel, Vienna Bounsall, Te Pa Tupa, Sara Marsters, Atera Atera, Romano Moetaua, Capiel Maeva and Arepapa Tua.
The Takitumu school trophy awards: Juniors: Maori – Moana Piri, Numeracy – Jireh Maeva, Sports person – Davida Petero. Seniors: Best Purua – Te Pa Tupa, Maori – Te Pa Tupa, Creative writing – Vienna Bounsall, Maths – Kimiora Vogel, Sports person – Akaiti Tetevano, Most outstanding – Te Pa Tupa, Runner up dux – Sara Marsters, Dux award – Kimiora Vogel.