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Welcome to 2018 Pasifika Forum

"It takes a village to raise a child"

Vision Statement

A confident, connected young Pasifika woman with faith, Christian values, skills, abilities and the qualifications to achieve her potential and contribute positively to society.

Fono's for 2018

Greetings, Fakaalofa lahi atu, Halo, Kia Orana, Malo e lelei, Ni Sa Bula, Talofa lava & Talofa Ni to you all. 

Marist College celebrates, appreciates and enjoys the diverse cultures of the Pacific Islands in our school community.

Fono Date Topic
#1
Welcome   
13th February
7 - 8pm  
*Pasifika Initiatives for 2018
Meet key people – Board of Trustee representatives, student leaders, other parents and staff. Family Festival Polyfest – Tongan group 90th Jubilee – Ex-Maori/Pasifika reunion
#2 
NCEA  for Seniors              Junior Programmes
17th May
6 - 7pm
*Understanding how NCEA works  
 *Support programmes for our Juniors:
Homework Centre, Co-Lab, Write that Essay! Mathletics, Guidance Counsellor, Deans (Years 7 & 8)
#3
Career Pathways for seniors    
Junior Support
9th August
6 - 7pm
*University Providers & Gateway
Speakers from various tertiary institutions will come and give a brief talk of what support is offered for Pasifika students. Gateway Coordinator will also speak on alternative  programmes. *Mentoring (Year 10s) - Tia Danny Liuliu-Afoa *Career Pathways *Deans (Years 9 & 10)
#4 FINAL FONO 11th September
6 - 8pm    
Annual review Unite as a community to farewell our Pasifika Graduates of 2018