Rangi Ruru 2016 Gold Braid Awards
Rangi Ruru Girls’ School has announced its 2016 Gold Braid Award winners at the end of year Prize Giving at Horncastle Arena on Monday 5 December. Congratulations to the girls who have received awards this year.
The 2016 prize winners including subject prizes are:
The Faletoese Cup and PTA Prize for the Best All Round Girl
Maisie received 1st in Chemistry, High Achievement in Biology, Design, English and Physics. She has been awarded a University of Auckland Top Achievers Scholarship for 2017.
Dux and the Dorothy Bates Trophy “Reaching for the Stars”
The Dorothy Bates Trophy is awarded to the pupil who shows outstanding potential during her years at school. Amy also received 1st in Economics, 1st equal in English and the co-winner of the Rewiti Gardner Prize, 1st in Graphics and the Gould Stewart Cup for the senior student showing the most potential in Graphics, 1st in Media Studies and the Katherine Price Prize for Media, High Achievement in Printmaking and Statistics.
Sarah receives 1st equal in English and the co-winner of the Rewiti Gardner Prize, 1st in French and the Buchan Cup for Foreign Languages, 1st in Spanish, High Achievement in Biology, Music and Statistics.
Principal’s Award for Generosity of Spirit
Georgia receives 1st in Geography and High Achievement in History and Statistics. She has been awarded an Otago University Leaders of Tomorrow and the Vice Chancellor’s Scholarship, and a Victoria University Excellence Scholarship for 2017.
The Prize for Outstanding Performing Arts
Cassie receives 1st in Contemporary Music.
The Sophie Savill Cup for Outstanding Sportswoman
The Special Award for Perseverance
The Samantha Perkins Memorial Prize for the Head of School
Gabi has been awarded an Otago University Leaders of Tomorrow Entrance Scholarship for 2017.
McKenzie Cup for Service to the House
Ethel Gibson Memorial Prize for the Head of the House
Claudia has been awarded an Otago University Leaders of Tomorrow Entrance Scholarship for 2017.
The Ian Stephenson Prize for Passion for the Environment
Pia has been awarded a Lincoln University Future Leaders Scholarship for 2017.
Head of Sport
Head of Health
Jaimee has been awarded a Victoria University Excellence Scholarship and an Otago University Leader of Tomorrow and Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship for 2017.
Head of Sustainability
Head of Community
Brittany has been awarded a Victoria University Excellent scholarship for 2017.
Dawson Prize for the Associate Head of School with Service
Head of Culture
To view all the Prize Giving footage go to: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFG5th8l-gzV1GbLITaXtUA
6 December 2016