Sarah Hohepa

Class of: 2014
School: Aranui High School
Scholarship Partner: Laminex New Zealand


"..It is very rare to find a student whose participation is so extensive, and yet maintains such high standards academically….because of her single-minded commitment and focus on her studies…It is also rare to come across a student who can so quickly adapt from one school….with such maturity. This speaks volumes about Sarah's integrity, her potential to succeed and her determination.." John Rohs, Principal, Aranui High School.

As well as being Head Girl 2015 she is also Kaitake Wahine.
Sarah is an accomplished musician and received Most Outstanding Musician award in 2014 as part of the annual Pasifika Beats event in Christchurch.

Sarah also plays for the Senior A Netball team, the Girls Basketball Team, Kapa Haka and Kiorahi teams, plus has competed in the Softball team which reached national level in 2014. Sarah was also the Rugby 7's Captain in 2013, a member of the Lovelock House Committee and a member of the Sports Committee and Cultural Committee's in 2013.

Sarah plans to attend University to study Law with a Sports Focus at Canterbury University, with a longer term goal of working in Law.