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
Receptionist/Administration

"If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together." African Proverb 

Kris Robinson
Librarian
You can find magic wherever you look. sit Back & Relax, all you need is a Book - Dr Seuss
Tracey Magon
Year 3 & 4 - Rm1

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

Joanne Van der Linden
Year 3 & 4 - Rm2
Tell me and I’ll forget , show me and I may remember; involve me and I’ll understand - Chinese proverb
Karen Vincent
Year 3 & 4 - Rm3

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

Amber Edwards
Years 1 & 2 Māori Bilingual - Rm 6

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

Jess Moir
Years 3 & 4 Māori Bilingual - Rm 7

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

Angela Sime
Year 1 - Rm10
"Great teachers emanate out of knowledge, passion and compassion."
Abdul Kalam
 
anges@kkps.school.nz
Wai Muunu
Years 5 & 6 Māori Bilingual - Rm 8

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

Kelsey Weber
Year 1 - Rm 9

Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself – John Dewey

Sue Holman
Year 2 - Rm 12 (term 1 and 2 2020)

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

Rupert Moore
Year 2 - Rm 12 (term 3 and 4 2020)

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

Clare Mooney
Year 2 - Rm 13
Hannah Mackereth
Year 1 - Rm14

"Nihil boni sine labore. Nothing good is achieved without hard work."

hannahm@kkps.school.nz
Erin Hooper
Year 5 - Rm18

 “If at first you don’t succeed, you’re normal!” Kid President

erinh@kkps.school.nz
Dave Kirkland
Year 5 - Rm19

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

Tara Penney
Year 5 - Rm20
Ko te ahurei o te tamati arahia ō tātou māhi
“Let the uniqueness of the child guide our work”
Shanae Simpson
Year 5 - Rm22

"Take care of our children. Take care of what they hear. Take care of what they see. Take care of what they feel. For how the children grow, so will be the shape of Aotearoa" - Dame Whina Cooper

shanaes@kkps.school.nz
Sam Rogers
Year 6 - Rm 23

Always pass on what you have learned.” Yoda

Kent Simpson
Year 6 - Rm24
"Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration."   -  Thomas Edison 
Amanda Lowe
Year 6 - Rm25

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

amandal@kkps.school.nz
Chelsea Bennett
Year 3 & 4 - Rm 26

"Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn." - Benjamin Franklin 

Rebecca Young
Year 3 & 4 - Rm 27

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

Claire Brooks
Year 3 & 4 - Rm 27

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