Kerry Maxwell
Deputy Principal

"Curiosity is the engine of achievement."
- Ken Robinson

Rosemary Murphy
Deputy Principal

Never stop learning
- because life never stops teaching.

Angela Schofield
Executive Officer
Brenda Frear
Executive Assistant/PA to Principal

The best way of learning about anything is by doing - Richard Branson

Amber Brindle
Wai Muunu
Years 5 & 6 Māori Bilingual - Rm1 Kōtuku

“Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel” - Socrates

Denise Barrington
Years 3 & 4 Māori Bilingual - Rm 2 Tauhou

“So many things are possible just as long as you don't know they're impossible.” - Norton Juster, The Phantom Tollbooth

Liz Baker
Years 1 & 2 Māori Bilingual - Rm 3 Kākāpo

“Poipoia te kakano kia puawai” Nurture the seed and it will blossom

Kelsey Weber
Year 1 - Rm 5 Kiwi

“Every child deserves a champion - an adult who will never give up on them, who understands the power of connection and insists that they become the best they can possibly be.” Rita Pierson

Robyn Parker
Year 1 - Rm 6 Kiwi
Amber Edwards
Year 1 - Rm 7 Kiwi

“Children learn as they play. Most importantly, in play, children learn how to learn” (Fred Donaldson)

Clare Mooney
Year 1 - Rm 8 Kiwi
Tracey Magon
Year 2 - Rm 14 Weka

"We don't grow when things are easy, we grow when we face challenges."

Lana Patrick
Year 2 - Rm 15/16 Takahē

“Tell me and I forget, teach me and I remember, Involve me and I learn.” Benjamin Franklin

Chris Thomson
Year 2 - Rm 15/16 Takahē
Claire Brooks
Year 3 & 4 - Rm 27 Toutouwai

Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all - Aristotle

Rebecca Young
Year 3 & 4 - Rm 27 Toutouwai

When educating the minds of our youth, we must not forget to educate their hearts. – Dalai Lama

Larissa Bergman
Year 3 & 4 - Rm 17 Kōtare

“Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.” (William Butler Yeats)

Leeanne Mitchell
Year 4 - Rm 26 Tirairaka
Karen Vincent
Year 3 & 4 - Rm 24/25 Korimako

“There is a difference between not knowing and not knowing yet.” - Sheila Tobias

Renee Sigley
Year 3 & 4 - Rm 24/25 Korimako
Dave Kirkland
Year 5 - Rm19 Kākāriki

We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.

Julia Cross
Year 5 - Rm 20/21 Kārearea

“Live as if you were die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”   Mahatma Gandhi

Rupert Moore
Year 5 - Rm 20/21 Kārearea

“Education is not the learning of facts, but the training of the mind to think.” - Albert Einstein

Kathy Proebstel
Year 6 - Rm22 Kūkupa

“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.” Dr. Seuss, Oh, The Places You'll Go!

Sam Rogers
Year 6 - Rm 23 - Kōkako

Always pass on what you have learned.” Yoda

Joanne Bishop
Year 6 - Rm 18 Kea