Samoan Community

Talofa Lava.

Mālō le soifua maua ma le lagi e māmā.

O le Komiti a matua o alo ma fanau Samoa i totonu o le aoga a tama Sagato Petelo. E tautua ma lagolago mo le manuia o alo ma fanau.

The St Peter’s Samoan Community Parents Komiti (Tautua mo Samoa Komiti) plays an active role in the support of our young men at SPC.

This includes ensuring our young men are successfully engaged across all areas of the College.

BACKGROUND

In April 2013, the inaugural Samoan Parents Komiti was formed through a nomination process held at a Samoan parents community meeting at SPC. The first official meeting was held in June 2013 and an Executive Committee was formed.  Komiti Membership is for a tenure of two years & elected through nomination process at a Samoan Community meeting. 

 

PURPOSE

The purpose of the Komiti is:

❖ To promote engagement with the community

❖ To foster working relationship with the College

❖ To support College initiatives, contributing to Samoan boys’ success

KEY EVENTS 2021

  • Polyfest Samoan Group: February – April 
  • School Fair – Samoan stall & performance 
  • Tautua Academic Programme: Terms 2 & 3 
  • Samoan Language Week: May
  • Samoa Independence Day: 1st June
  • End of Year Celebratory Dinner: Saturday 20th November 2021 

HOW TO CONTACT US

Send us an email on: spc.samoan.community@gmail.com

Ta’ita’ifono (Chair): Leseaimalo Katie Ieriko

Ta’ita’ifono (vice Chair): Eseta Ah Ching-Lava 

Failautusi (Secretary): Lynette Nickel 

Teutupe (Treasurer): Natasha Cowley

Komiti members: Barry Forsgren, Damian Percival, Toni Ginnen. 

School Liaison: Mr Hayden Kingdon, Associate Headmaster

Staff Contact: Ms Deborah Leilua: dleilua@st-peters.school.nz

Samoan Group Head Student Leader 2021 (Ta’ita’i): Konrad Toleafoa

2021 Student Leaders: Leota Hughes, Valansea Fonoimoana, Mackenzie Neru, Roman Faamausili, Aiva Timu-Leota.  

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