Top of the class!

phoca_thumb_l_13121707Runner-up dux for Araura College Puna Mydear Kitai and dux Charlotte Lockington Pera wore proud smiles above their ei’s after receiving the awards at an end-of-year prizegiving this month.

The school held the event on Friday December 6 in the Prince Edward Hall attended by parents of all levels – year 7 to 12.

Charlotte Lockington Pera took the 2013 dux award, while Puna Mydear Kitai was named the runner-up dux.

To conclude the prize giving, there were presentations of gifts to outgoing staff members – principal Tarona Daniela, deputy principal Gaylyn Lockington and guidance counsellor Rossalynd Bartlett – from students, teachers and the school committee.

Those who attended enjoyed a shared lunch after the awards. Araura College staff and students would like to extend a sincere thank you to all of the sponsors who contributed to the event.

source: http://www.cookislandsnews.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/item/42526-top-of-the-class