Koni Raoni 2015

Early this year the students and staff of Araura College took to the streets and danced their way around the island in what is known in Aitutaki as a Koni Raoni. The purpose of the event was to not only raise money for the school but also to give the students a chance to participate in […]

Prize Giving 2015

Araura College recognised the many achievements of students over the last year at the Annual Prize-giving Ceremony at the Prince Edward Hall last Wednesday morning. The Principal, Ms Tracy Spiers, congratulated students and staff for a year of outstanding achievements. The morning was an opportunity to acknowledge and praise students’ achievements. Students received a range […]

Dancer of The Year

It is often said that what defines the Cook Islanders from their neighbours is the call of the drum. Considered some of the best – arguably the finest – entertainers in the Pacific, Cook Islanders (especially the Aitutakians), come by this reputation honestly. Last Friday a group of talented Araura College students proved this statement to be correct. The […]

Enviro Squad present at 2015 Lagoon Day

  With Lagoon Day approaching fast, the Araura College Enviro Squad are in the midst of their preparations. The students are summarising their research, investigations and projects so they can demonstrate all of their work to reduce waste and protect Aitutaki’s land and lagoon by promoting the 3Rs – Reduce, reuse recycle. For their primary […]