Jerry Tan and Kirsten Hendroff’s 2021 Level 2 NCEA successes were recognised at the Ministry of Education’s award ceremony for students from diverse ethnic backgrounds.

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The Ministry of Education recently hosted an awards evening for top NCEA academic achievers from ethnic backgrounds in Christchurch secondary schools. The event was designed as an opportunity to celebrate Ōtautahi’s growing diversity and acknowledge the academic successes of our rangatahi. 

Image by: Pam Hunt

Image by: Pam Hunt

Reflecting the aim of strenghtening the partnership that students, families and communities have with teachers, schools and local and central government, watched on by their proud parents, Jerry and Kirsten were presented with their awards by the Honorary Leanne Dalziel, Mayor of Christchurch, and Coralanne Child, Director of Education for Canterbury / Chatham Islands.

Image by: Pam Hunt

Image by: Pam Hunt

Congratulations to Jerry and Kirsten.