Connor Parker

Class of: 2016
School: Horowhenua College
Scholarship Partner: NZ Community Trust

Connor is a passionate and committed performer who credits his interest in the arts with teaching him specific skills and attributes including leadership, teamwork, diligence and social awareness.

He was a member of the school's Stage Challenge creative team, and has been involved with a dance studio as a choreographer, teacher and team leader competing in national competitions.

He has achieved excellent academic results,gaining overall excellence endorsements at NCEA  Level  2 and also contributed to school life by serving on the School Council.

"His confidence, leadership abilities and willingness to work with and for others are admirable characteristics which will carry Connor far, " said Deputy Principal Sharon Moerkerk.

Connor will be the first in his family to attend University.