Raiju Kataoka - Japan

Nationality
Japanese

Year Level
12

NCEA Subjects
English – Written Language, English – Spoken Language, Mathematics, Geography, Japanese, Physics, Physical Education

Extra-Curricula Activities
Futsal, Volleyball, Softball, Cricket, Rugby. Raiju’s favourite is rugby!

Favourite Experiences
Travelling to Queenstown and the Milford Sounds with other international students. Going to the many different ethnic restaurants around town.

Future Plans
Become fluent in English while living in New Zealand. Enroll at a Japanese University and study Business and English Communications.

Statement about KVC
“KVC suits me for many reasons, but especially because the teachers are kind and patient. They are experienced with international students and help us with our English… in ALL subjects.”