Anna Trethewey

Class of: 2016
School: Taita College
Scholarship Partner: Fletcher Building

"In the classroom Anna is a model student. She sets herself high goals and works steadily towards achieving them... Anna is a bubbly, active participant in all classroom activities. Her positive attitude and kindness has gained her the respects of students and teachers alike. Anna is the student we all want to teach," said Assistant Principal Emma Henderson.

Anna is the academic captian on the student executive and has achieved overall excellence endorsements at  NCEA Level 1 and 2, and was also awarded the Top Year 12 student. She enjoys debating, with her team winning an interschool debating competition. Anna also took part in several major productions at school.

Outside of school Anna is an active member of her church and takes part in teaching younger children. She describes her parents as her role models and would like to make them proud by being the first member of the family to attend university.