Samantha Plunkett

Class of: 2014
School: Catholic Cathedral College
Scholarship Partner: Spark New Zealand

Samantha is a member of Catholic Cathedral College's 2015 School Leadership team, representing students on the Board of Trustees and the Cultural Leader.

Sam has also had a leadership role with the "Be the Change" anti-bullying programme for students at college; played Senior Netball, Club and School Tennis and been a Leader for the 2014 Cultural Performing Arts group.  Sam has also been on the Student Council, the House Committee and a Leader with the YMCA Holiday Programme.
Having won Excellence awards for Art, Design and Music she is also an accomplished musician, playing in the School Orchestra, School Productions, a Jazz  and Chamber Band.. 

"..Samantha is an academically focussed student and maintains high grades across all subjects.  She is analytical in her approach to her work and has clear goals for the future.." Sophie Ralph, Head of Performing Arts, Head of House, Catholic Cathedral College.

When she finishes school Sam plans to be the first in her family to go to University to study either Graphic Design (Visual Communication); Science (Food Science) or Applied Science (Human Nutrition) with a goal of working either as a Graphic Designer or in the Food Technology / Nutritionist space.