More photos celebrating Samoan Language Week 2020 Day 2 = Aso Lua / Tuesday Ta'ita'i o le Aso / Hosts for the day = Trusting Kiliata and Chelcie Elia. Pese Lotu / Hymn = Masina [...]
Talofa Lava! Here is our first-ever online assembly via zoom for Samoan Language Week 2020 presented by the Samoan Bilingual Unit (Masina Va'aia), Rooms 18, 17, 16 and 15. Day 1 = Aso Gafua / Monday [...]
Celebrating Samoan Language Week, we started with the official launch on Sunday (livestream from Christchurch). The final speaker of the evening was Mr Esera, who is the FAGASA National President of Aotearoa.
Malo lava le fa'amalolosi Leilua ma Rejoice.
Our superstars (SPS Choir) were amazing last night. To say they exceeded our expectations is barely strong enough - they completely blew us away! Great way to open more doors of opportunity for our young, talented [...]
The Life Education Programme taught students of Room 17 to make healthy choices so they can live full and happy lives. Learning about Food and Nutrition was a great opportunity for Room 17 to explore decision-making [...]
To acknowledge some of our Masina Va'aia students who have Cook Island ethnicity, Room 17 (Years 5-6) joined in to learn about and celebrate 'Epetoma o te reo Māori Kūki 'Āirani’ - Cook Island Language [...]
Masina Va'aia students (Years 7-8) took part in the Samoan Speech Competition (semi-finals) at Ferguson Intermediate School, Otara. We're incredibly proud of our SPS students - Malo lava le faamalolosi!