Junior School Leadership Opportunities

From Year 7-10 there are motivational and leadership opportunities at every level. The following awards and service opportunities are available:

Year 7 Literacy Awards

Awards for reading 5 books and 17 books

Year 8 Poutama Awards

Three awards which challenge students to meet self-determined academic, spiritual and service goals.

Year 9 Ambassadors

Year 9 students are invited to become part of the School Ambassador programme whereby, following training, they go at lunchtime each week to one of the local Catholic and state primary schools where they motivate and encourage students in their play and interactions.

Year 9 Whanake Awards

Three awards which challenge students to meet self-determined academic, spiritual and service goals.

Year 10 Junior Leaders Programme

Opportunities to be appointed to the positions of Junior Head Boy, Junior Head Girl, Junior House Leaders and House Teams.

Year 10 Duke of Edinburgh Hillary Award

Students usually begin their Duke of Edinburgh Hillary award in Year 10.

Other leadership and service opportunities are:

Junior School Service to the Community Awards

Available to all junior students

Junior Council

Made up of a representative from each junior class