The 'Shining Star' award, sponsored by Professionals Real Estate (Jacqui Wall), was presented to Katie Beevers today. Katie is a Year 6 student, in Room 15, at Muritai School. Katie has been chosen as she is always 'respectful to her teachers and peers'. She is responsible, shows initiative in all her learning and is very supportive towards her classmates. Katie has lots of empathy for others which is a wonderful attribute to have. Katie is also fully involved in school-life through the Peer mediation programme and is a member of the school road safety team as well as the Kapa Haka performance group and school sports teams. She is a great role model for others. Katie is definitely a 'Shining Star'.