Class of: 2013
School: Catholic Cathedral College
Scholarship Partner: Warehouse Stationery
Cathedral College's HOD of Social Sciences describes Ruth as "having exceeded expectation, both academically as well as assisting her peers within the classroom".
Ruth gained NCEA level 1 with an excellence endorsement and at Level 2 she obtained an excellence endorsement in Religious Education and merit endorsements in English and Business Studies.
Ruth has been involved in many aspects of school life; member of the environment team, debating team, performed in the school musical, very active with Youth Town and Sea Scouts and this year has been selected for the 2014 Leadership Team.
Ruth aims to attend University of Canterbury in 2015 to embark on a conjoint degree in Law and Arts followed by a Masters in Psychology.