In Term 1, Mount Roskill Grammar School competed in the 2021 Education Perfect Languages Championships. This is part of the Education Perfect World Series.
There were over 3,000 schools worldwide who competed and MRGS came 5th in NZ and in the top 50 schools worldwide. This represented many hours learning languages and revising material in a fun way.
There were a large number of impressive results with:
- over 60 MRGS pupils gaining awards
- and more than 350,000 questions answered by MRGS Languages pupils
The very top students in this competition gained an ELITE Award & Badge because they gained over 10,000 points. They were in the top 0.2% of all competitors. Liahona Lauano (1st in MRGS), Robbielyle Lauano, Christopher Mara and Riley Mara deserve a special mention for their dedication to gaining outstanding results worldwide. There were also 3 pupils who gained an EMERALD Certificate for over 5,000 points, and 9 pupils gained a GOLD Certificate with over 3,000 points.
The 4 pupils who gained an Elite Award & Badge (10,000+ points) are: Liahona Lauano, Robbielyle Lauano, Christopher Mara and Riley Mara
The 3 pupils who gained an Emerald Award (5,000+ points) are: Frances Damu, Baraa Zara and Vashi Dhillon.
The 9 pupils who gained a GOLD Award (3,000+ points) are: Maaiasepi Samuelu, Eldana Habtom, Natalie Hu, Banujah Balagiritharan, Even Habtom, Shinichi Shun Yat Choy, Catherine Zhao, Zuha Zia, Lama Mansour.
MRGS also gained:
- SILVER Award (2,000+ points) = 3 students
- BRONZE Award (1,000+ points) = 19 students
- CREDIT Award (500+ points) = 22 students
Student Feedback form MRGS Languages pupils on 2021 Language Perfect:
“Thank you!! I am learning so much, as well as the fact that it is fun and easy to learn and get a hang of”
“Thank you this was very helpful”
“This Language competition was the best. I liked it. This was awesome I learn some languages and also had fun. This was the best thing in my life. We will have more time so we could compete more”
“This is so fun and helpful”
“EP is great and it helps learning so much. It is a great online platform to learn”
“Very fun. Got to know stuff that I didn’t really know”
“This is good revision”
“It was amazing and intuitive”