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Whakamaru Lake


Lake Dean: Mr A. Mutua 

Tutor Teachers: WES - Mrs J. Earnshaw 
                           WME - Mr S. Menon 
                           WTM - Ms M. Tatham 
                           WUM - Ms S. Umaki 

Support Staff: Ms S. Cribb, Mrs C. Stokes, Mrs T. Potoru, Mr T. Potoru, Mrs L. John, Mrs L. Taylor, Mrs M. Nooroa.

Head Boy: Umatetiki Takave - WUM 

Senior Lake Leaders: Bayleigh Diaz and Alex Hussain 
Junior Lake Leaders: Lalelei Okeroa-Stowers and Wairangi Te Hiko 

And just like that we bid farewell to another Senior Lake, Patricia Steiner, who was pursuing Tertiary study at School of Tourism in Hamilton. We wish her the very best with all her studies and thank her for her contribution to the work of our Lake. Go get 'em Patricia! We have newly appointed Year 11 student, Alex Hussain of WTm as our new Senior Lake Leader. Go fro gold, Alex! 

At the end of Term 1 we said farewell to Yr 12 leader, Sven Aranui who has moved to Te Aroha. We thank Sven for his positive contribution to the work of our Lake. 

It gives me great pleasure to introduce our new Senior Lake Leader, who will join Patricia, Wairangi and Lalelei, Year 13 student, Bayleigh Diaz. 

TERM 1 - 2017  

Term 1 was very busy with Year 9 and 13 camps getting the year into swing! 
Athletics Day was amazing and we are so proud of our young people who fought long and hard to come off awarded 2nd Place for Athletics 2017. We were stoked by this achievement! 

Our Inter-Tutor competition has been running successfully with each of our tutors competing every Thursday afternoon in either non-stop cricket, general knowledge, connect four or last card. 
Here are the Tutor points as of the end of Term 1: 

4th Place; WME - 31 points 
3rd Place: WES - 48 points 
2nd Place: WUM - 95 points 
1st Place: WTM - 100 points 

In Term 2, our Tutor classes will challenge each other in a game of Multi sports. Will WTm retain their first place standing.....wait and see. 
2017 Whakamaru Lake Leaders
The Golden Lake - Whakamaru!