The ceremony saw crowds of family members and supporters embrace the students with love, after they were rewarded with prizes for their academic and sporting achievements.
Principal Elizabeth Kapi said all the award recipients had worked hard this year and deserved the recognition.
“I am sure they have made their parents and families really proud.”
Kapi said she was thankful to everyone who had supported and contributed to the betterment of the school this year, including donors, government agencies, non-government agencies, and businesses, community and parents.
“I also want to thank our teachers, children and school PTA for all our achievements this year. “We couldn’t have done it without your commitment, perseverance, and hard work,” she said.
The school wishes everyone a merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year.
Awards: Junior Sports Boy - Aiganalua Samania, Junior Sports Girl - Sonia Dolsen,
Most Improved Junior Student - Tekura Tamangaro, Junior Most Outstanding Student - Akaora Willie-Teapa, Intermediate Sports Boys – Hayden Dun & Tamatoa Matutu, Intermediate Sports Girl - Loraine Dawson, Most Improved Intermediate Student - Clay Haxton, Intermediate Most Outstanding Student - Dreena Willie-Teapa, Senior Sports Boy -Nooti Peau, Senior Sports Girl - Nicol Tiaore, Most Improved Senior Student - Tearataia Temanu. Top prizes: English - Tivaknoa Solomone, Maths - Sienna Marona, Maori - Akeevor Nootai, Topic Study - Skyla Kaiaruna, Second Runner-Up Dux - Megan Browne,
First equal Runner-Up Dux - Skyla Kaiaruna & Tivaknoa Solomone, Senior Most Outstanding Student - Sarah Napa, Principal’s Award - Sarah Napa, 2017 Dux - Sienna Marona.