Waikanae Primary School The children of today are the leaders of tomorrow. Ngā mokopuna o te ra nei Ngā rangatire o āpōpō.

Student Leaders

Some of our leaders around school.

Some of our Y8 leaders
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The Year 8s are the leaders of our school. They are identifiable by their blue hats. Badges are worn on the hats to depict particular roles they undertake, eg CEO = Chief Event Organiser, Eco = Enviro Group, etc.

Enviro Group
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These students are passionate about the environment and work hard in school growing vegetables in our gardens, collecting food waste for our worm farms, promoting Waste Free Wednesdays, making beeswax wraps and cotton bags and encouraging others to be environmentally friendly. We are always looking for more volunteers to help with the many tasks the Enviro Group are involved in.

House Captains
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House captains are responsible for helping to organise inter-house events at school and encouraging participation to win the much coveted House Cup each term.

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We have a number of students who help to run our library and they do a great job keeping the place organised and tidy.

Peer Mediators
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Our Peer Mediators are available on the playground every day to help all students with any problems they may have. They are easily identified by the pink ribbon in their school hat. They chose a pink ribbon to represent Anti-Bullying.

Road Patrollers
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The Road Patrollers are out in all weathers to help ensure everyone can cross our crossings safely before and after school.