Tyler McCarthy

Class of: 2014
School: Kelston Boys High School
Scholarship Partner: Spark New Zealand
Showing strong leadership qualities, Tyler has been selected to be 2015 Prefect for Kelston Boys High School.

With a passion for Rugby, Tyler has represented his school for four years and in Year 10 was the Captain of the Under 16 Squad, has played for the last 2 years for the 2nd XV and for Waitakere City U21 team and is currently is in the 1st XV School Rugby Team. He is also an active member of the Samoan Cultural Group over the last three years, participating in the Polyfest competition.
Tyler also regularly attends church where he is involved in the Youth Group and service in the Choir.

"..A very good all-rounder, Tyler is a quiet achiever, striving to make the most of opportunities offered to him.  He is always extremely polite, friendly, co-operative and courteous.  Thoroughly honest, reliable, and trustworthy, Tyler is always mature and thoughtful, with a positive outlook on life.." T.J Harrison, Assistant Principal, Kelston Boys High School.

Tyler is planning to be the first in his family to go to University study either Arts and Design with a focus on Creative Technologies at Media Design School or AUT and has a goal of being an Animation / Game Developer.