Betty Folliard is spending her three-week stay on Rarotonga helping students at Takitumu Primary School with their reading abilities as a Global Volunteer, with her friend Gail Kulick.

Global Volunteer Gail Kulick, from Minnesota USA, had never heard of the Cook Islands, “it is a world away”, until she volunteered to help here arriving on February 3 “for a 3-week vacation”.

Avarua honours its new prefects

Saturday February 09, 2019

Prefects for Apii Avarua 2019 were presented their badges at the National Auditorium yesterday morning.

Apii Mauke roll steady

Thursday February 07, 2019

It’s a great start for Apii Mauke this year with a steady school roll number of 64 students.

A love story and poetry writing competition has been organised by the Ministry of Education.

Mitiaro school roll stable

Tuesday February 05, 2019

The island of Mitiaro’s Tematangarengare School roll for 2019 currently stands at 34, slightly less than last year’s count of 36 students.

Araura and Niua back to school

Monday February 04, 2019

The beginning of school in Aitutaki had Araura College’s total roll number sitting at 214 students last week.

It’s back to school time for pupils

Saturday February 02, 2019

Rising early, rushing breakfast, getting dressed in uniforms, making lunches, hurrying to catch buses or transport, and maybe a few tears as well, would have been the norm in many households on the island this week as students started back at school on Monday,

School rolls rising on island

Saturday February 02, 2019

More than 2500 pupils are currently enrolled in schools on Rarotonga.

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