Sanele Lafaitele

Class of: 2014
School: De La Salle College
Scholarship Partner: Fonterra Co-operative Group
Sanele completed NCEA Level 1 with an Excellence Endorsment from De La Salle College, with First in Year for Business Studies and Digital Information Technologies and Excellence in Accounting and Religious Education and at Level 2 he was the First in his Year for Geography and Accounting.

He was also the recipient of the St Vincent de Paul Scholarship in 2014.
He has been Captain of the Waka Ama Squad in 2012 and 2013, involved in Polyfest as part of a Cultural Dance team and plays Basketball for the school and at Premier Grade.  Sanele was a Leader of the Year 11 Business Internal Project and a Leader at the Dream Fono camp and is currently Year 13 Mentor for Year 9 students.   He is also involved with his Church Youth group each Friday and as part of the "Young Vinnies" group supporting those less fortunate in the community.

"..Sanele is a friendly, respected student of the College, well organised and self-motivated. He has a friendly personality and is dedicated in his studies.." Myles Hogarty, Principal, De La Salle College.

Sanele plans to attend University to study either Commerce or Urban Planning at the University of Auckland, with a goal of being a Financial Accountant or Urban / Regional Planner.