West Melton Scholarship awarded
Henrietta Haskell was presented with the 2018 West Melton Scholarship by Mayor Sam Broughton during a Celebration of Learning at West Melton School on Friday 19 May. In presenting the Scholarship to Henrietta, he said how important it was to recognise academic achievements especially to an ex-pupil of West Melton School. In accepting her Scholarship, Henrietta thanked her teachers at West Melton for giving her a great start to her education. She was looking forward to completing her Science degree at Otago University and was hoping to continue on to study physiotherapy. She also thanked the West Melton Scholarship Committee for the award.
In his address to the whole school assembly, party in Te Reo, the Mayor noted that it was ‘pink shirt’ day and how important it was that everybody respected and looked after each other.