Education: Pinehurst School
Pinehurst Student Wins Australian International Oireachtas
Year 12 Pinehurst School student Harry Bartlett, has won the Australian International Oireachtas held on the Gold Coast last month.
This inaugural Irish Dancing event was an overwhelming experience for Harry whose passion and desire to succeed is tireless. Harry exceeded his personal goal to beat a fellow competitor who places very high at the worlds, with the panel of international judges commenting on his personal manner and dancing ability.
Pinehurst Student Tops Auckland Mathematics Olympiad
Pinehurst Year 11 student Nico van Wijk won the Auckland mathematics Olympiad competition, beating all 150 competitors including many Year 12 students. In recognition for his achievement, Nico won a $150 voucher.
The following students also represented Pinehurst School with distinction – Karmen Sulaiman, Yuan Xie, Ju-Eun Kim in Year 9/10 division and Lynsey Yang, Peter Kim, Brian Park and Nico van Wijk in the Year 11/12 division.