Focus Paihia is pleased to announce the appointment of a SCHOOL/YOUTH REPRESENTATIVE on the FPCCT Board, KERIKERI HIGH SCHOOL student HELENA AVERY. The role is to be shared with a representative from BAY OF ISLANDS COLLEGE also. Further details to be announced.
HELENA has lived in the Bay her whole life having attended Russell School from years one to eight. At seventeen, she is in her final year at Kerikeri High School.
“I have learnt valuable communication and leadership skills through being involved in a wide range of student leadership positions with the most recent being chosen as a 2016 Kerikeri High School Prefect. In accepting my position as a School/Youth Trustee for the remainder of this year I hope to continue to use and develop these skills whilst promoting Focus Paihia and their achievements to the youth audience of Paihia and the surrounding Bay of Islands and hope to study towards a Bachelor of Laws and Arts in 2017”