The staff and students from Manurewa High school wish to sincerely thank Monaco Corporation Ltd, the distributors of Casio products in New Zealand, for the generous donation of 30 FX 9860GIII graphic calculators.
Graphic calculators are a vital tool in senior Mathematics and Statistics and these calculators will be extensively used by the students of Manurewa High School
Students who have access to the graphical and algebraic functions provided by the calculator have a significant advantage, particularly in NCEA examinations.
The calculators were presented to the school by Mr Patrick Lee, the General Manager for Casio & Consumer Electronics, and Mr Grant Gothard, the Sales and Marketing Manager – Casio Office Products.
At the presentation they also announced a Casio Scholarship worth $3000 for first year of University study. This scholarship is for a student from lower decile schools.
Casio have been supporting New Zealand schools and the teaching community for the last 37 years.
Mr Patrick Lee and Mr Grant Gothard of Monaco Corporation with Year 13 students Alliyah Macaraig, Amisha Maharaj, Atelina Chandra and Rizzette Quisel.