Year 11 and Senior Prizegivings 2018

Our Senior Prizegiving, held on 6 November 2018, was a huge success, recognising the accomplishments of our Year 12 and 13 students, and providing staff, whanau and peers an opportunity to celebrate the academic successes of our senior students.

Joshua Smith and Heather Smith, former High School students and guest speakers for the evening, gave “real world” advice to our Year 13 students, and encouragement to our Year 12’s to always strive for their goals and to display resilience.

Congratulations to all of our Senior Students, with acknowledgement to the following:
Kyle Clapperton-Hayes......................................................................................................................Dux 2018
Isabella Mohi......................................................................................................................Proximate Accessit
Miriam Bowles-Maxwell...................................................................................................Top Year 12 Student
Katie Attwell..........................................................................................................Runner Up Year 12 Student

Among the awards received at Prizegiving were a number of significant scholarships which we would like to acknowledge. Congratulations to:

Isabella Mohi          Victoria University Totoweka Scholarship
Isabella Mohi          Victoria University Ngā Hoe a Kupe Pathfinder Scholarship
Tamara Mana         Victoria University Totoweka Scholarship
Ethan Kamana        Otago University Tu Kahika Health Science Scholarship
Anthony Nelson       Hutt Mana Charitable Trust Scholarship
Joseph Quinlan       ARL Lawyers Scholarship

Kyle Clapperton-Hayes......................................................Wainuiomata High School Cup and Medal for Dux
......................................................................................................Victoria University Cup for Year 13 English
..............................................................................................Ernst & Young Cup for Year 13 Social Sciences
Isabella Mohi...................................................................Board of Trustees Cup for Proxime Accessit to Dux
........................................................................Sandy Clough Memorial Trophy for Year 13 Classical Studies
.......................................................................................Wainuiomata High School Cup for Year 13 Statistics
......................................................................................................WHS Cup for Year 13 Design and Fashion
Anthony Nelson.....................................................New Zealand Institute of Physics Prize for Senior Physics
..................................................................................................................WelTec Cup for Year 13 Chemistry
Shevana Sammons..............................................................Mills Award for Outstanding Effort in Year 13 Art
.....................................................................................Fiona Waitere Cup for Excellence in Year 13 Painting
James Pukeroa..........................................................................................................Year 13 Academic Effort
Kerui Du.................................................................Victoria University Mathematics Cup for Year 13 Calculus
Thanathorn Phumsawai........................................................Wainuiomata High School Cup for Year 13 CAD
Jasmine Inthavong....................................................Wainuiomata High School Cup for Year 13 Technology
....................................................................Wainuiomata High School Board of Trustees Medal to Head Girl
Anahera Thomas Higgs........................................VIBE Trophy for the Highest Performing Gateway Student
Bree Itula..........................................................Wainuiomata High School Cup for Year 13 Home Economics
Matthew Groenewegen..............Te Matariki Cup for Personal Development and Supporting Other Students
Yuki Sugito...................................................................................Te Tohu a Tānerore: Maori Performing Arts
Jasmyn Aekins....................................................Bruce Little Go Travel Cup for Tourism Student of the Year
Michael Killey...........................................................................Hospitality Prize for Senior Hospitality Student
Selena Duncan.................................................................................................Muroya Senior Language Cup
Alice Denmark....................................................Lynaire Parish Cup for a Senior Physical Education Student
Vanza Peni.............................................................................McKellar Cup for Excellence in Performing Arts
Faleono Leala................................Wainuiomata High School Board of Trustees Medal to Deputy Head Boy
Alyssia Cody...................................Wainuiomata High School Board of Trustees Medal to Deputy Head Girl
Leon McLeod-Venu....................................Wainuiomata High School Board of Trustees Medal to Head Boy
Miriam Bowles-Maxwell...................................................Principal’s Cup and Medal for Top Year 12 Student
.......................................................................................Wainuiomata High School Cup for Year 12 Statistics
............................................................................................................Trevor Mallard Cup for Year 12 English
Katie Attwell...................................................................Principal’s Award for Second Place Year 12 Student
......................................................................Freemasons Lodge Wainuiomata 379 Cup for Year 12 Science
Tessa Smoothy......................................................Soroptimist’s Cup for Year 12 Mathematics with Calculus
Reuben Cutts......................................................................Barry Posseniskie Award for Year 12 Technology
Chantelle Collins.............................................................Classical Studies Cup for Year 12 Classical Studies
Rachel Shardlow......................................Wainuiomata High School Trust Award for Year 12 Social Science
Te-Heke Rurehe...............................................................Cathy Quinn Eady Cup for Senior Maori Language
Sefo Soanai..........................................................Fiona Christellar Architects Trophy for Year 12 Visual Arts
...................................................................................................Principal’s Cup for Best Drama Performance
Solomona Mapesone.........................................................Wainuiomata High School Cup for Level 2 Trades
Alyssa Morgan...............................................................................................Testore Trophy for Senior Music
Brooke Currie...............................................Wainuiomata High School Cup for Year 12 Design and Fashion

YEAR 11 PRIZEGIVING

Congratulations to the following Year 11 students who received acknowledgement, along with their peers, for their academic success in 2018:
Jessica Agius...................................................................Principal’s Cup and Medal for Top Year 11 Student
..............................................................................................Wainuiomata High School Cup for Year 11 DVC
.....................................................................Wainuiomata High School Cup for Year 11 Design and Fashion
Jorja McCarthy...............................................................Principal’s Award for Second Place Year 11 Student
Kanyon Lewis.....................................................................Wainuiomata High School Cup for Level 1 Trades
Nicole Odeyemi..................................................Wainuiomata High School Cup for Year 11 Social Sciences
Sarah-McLeod-Venu.......................................................Wainuiomata High School Cup for Year 11 Science Anoral Leteu.................................................................Wainuiomata High School Cup for Year 11 Japanese
Hailey Collins....................................................................................WHS Cup for Year 11 Home Economics Larissa Smith..............................................................................Nulakes Texts Cup for Year 11 Mathematics
Lucy Beggs.....................................................................Lions Club of Wainuiomata Cup for Year 11 English