Jade Humphrey

Class of: 2014
School: Wainuiomata High School
Scholarship Partner: Spark New Zealand


Jade achieved NCEA Level 1 and 2 Excellence Endorsements at Wainuiomata High School and is looking to be the first in her family of four to go to University.

She is Head Girl, an Aspire leader at School, mentoring Year 9 students and has been a Form Class House Leader.  Jade is also a very active sports woman, playing Indoor and outdoor Cricket for her School and for the Hutt Valley Girls teams for nine years, recently as Captain with both teams. The team has won three national titles at tournaments.  She also plays Soccer.
Jade has been involved with Stage Challenge for three years, is active with the local Civil Defence teams and works part time with Youth Health and Services in the area.

"..Jade is a really positive student and this comes through in all her interactions with people.  She is a passionate young woman, public speaker and a loyal student who is always will to support her peers.  She shows a genuine interest in what others are doing which is a great personal quality.." Simon Younger, Rutherford House Dean, Wainuiomata High School.

Jade started in 2016 a Bachelor of Science (Earth Science / Geology) with a goal of working in Seismology at the University of Canterbury.