Kids' Lit Quiz

28th March 2018

On Tuesday 13 March, more than 100 students from 29 Mid/South Canterbury primary and intermediate schools participated in the Kits’ Lit Quiz here at Waihi.

The competition involved 100 questions in all areas of literature, from the Hungry Caterpillar to the Hunger Games.

This was again adjudicated by Quiz Master Wayne Mills from Auckland who said “the purpose of the quiz was to encourage reading for pleasure in all its forms”.

The standard of very high overall, with Mt Somers Primary School taking out the top award of $1,000 for their school, and they will go on to compete in the Kids’ Lit Quiz national final to be held in Welling on 10 June.  Well done to everyone that took part.

Return to main news page


Download the Waihi Prospectus