Stars spotted at school
Little Red Ridinghood, Ron Weasley and Pippy Longstocking were students at Matamata College last Thursday in an attempt to raise money for Victim Support.
Matamata College’s senior executive students decided to have a year 13 only famous character mufti day.
Deputy head boy Daniel Peterson, 17, believed it was a success.
‘‘We were going to do a mufti for Victim Support at the start of the year but they preferred that we gave the money to Christchurch.
But now we are giving it to them.’’
Daniel said the was pleased with the turnout and that he hoped the money raised would make a difference to those in need.
Year 13 student, Lynaire Eccles said she enjoyed dressing up.
‘‘It was a fun way to end the term.’’
Characters: Chris Jones, 17, as Ron Weasley from Harry Potter, Lynaire Eccles, 17, as Pippy Longstocking, Daniel Peterson, 17, as Robin Hood.
New look: Nina Reichardt, 17, as Fred Flintstone and Staci Tappin, 17, as Little Red Ridinghood.