ABOUT US

Staff

Class Teachers

Year 1 Teacher – Gill Paterson-Kerr, BTchLn

Year 1 Teacher – Jo Collins, BEd (Hons) with French

Year 2 Teacher – Tara Hollings, Dip.Tch

Year 2 Teacher – Liz Fairhall, B.Des (Spatial) (Hons) Grad.Dip.Tch&Ln

Year 3 Teacher – Emily Simpson (nee Wright), BTchLn., Grad.Dip.Edu (Counselling and Guidance).

Year 4 Teacher – Laura Wells, B.Sc (Biology), TEFL cert., Grad.Dip.Tch

Year 4 Teacher – Charlotte Leopold, BTchLn (Primary), M.Ed.

Year 5 Teacher – Sarah Crossen, B.A (English and Psychology), Grad. Dip Tch&Ln

Year 5 Teacher – Kirsten Russell, B.A ( Psychology and Criminology), Grad.Dip Tch&Ln

Year 6 Teacher – Victoria Lawrence, BTchLn

Year 6 Teacher – Fiona de Wit, BTch (Primary) and BA(English)

Year 7 Teacher – Simon Christie, B.E. (Civil) (Hons), Grad.Dip.Tch

Year 7 Teacher – Fiona McKenzie, B.Ed(Tchg)

Year 7 Teacher – Jenna Alexander

Year 8 Teacher – Bridget Compton-Moen, B.A. (Ed and Music) Grad. Dip Tch., Cert in Gifted Ed

Year 8 Teacher – Adele Staples, MEd (Hons), PGDip, BTchLn

Specialist Teachers


Physical Education – Matt Henry, BPhed, Grad.Dip.Tch

Art Years 5-8 & Food Technology  – Gaby Montejo, M.Studio Arts, BA.Art Ed, BA.Sculpture

Art Years 1-4,  & GaTE Co-ordinator– Pauline Dann, B.Ed, Post Grad Cert Gifted Ed.

Spanish – Sol Ilarri, B.A (T.V. and Film) 

Performing Arts –Greg Pearce, BTchLn

Mechatronics and Robotics  – Simon Christie & Liz Fairhall

Librarian – Sarah Ballantyne, BSc, COPFores

Music  – Kirsty Currie, BMus (Hons), PGCE

Learning Support – Laura Cary, BTchLn, SPELD NZ

Teacher Aides – Rachel Edwards and Megan Erskine

Pre-school Teachers

Head of Pre-school – Victoria Knutson, BTchg (ECE)  DipTchg (ECE), Registered

Monkey’s Teacher – Lynda Whitelaw, DipTchg (ECE)- Registered

Monkey’s Teacher – Kate Hibbard,  BTchg (ECE), Provisionally Registered

Monkey’s Teacher – Jessica Ley, BTchg (ECE), Registered

Zebra’s Teacher – Rachel Johnston, BTchg (ECE) DipTchg (ECE), Registered

Zebra’s Teacher – Hannah Lambarth, BEd (ECE) DipTchg (ECE), Registered

Zebra’s Teacher – Emma Gordon, BEd (ECE) DipTchg (ECE), Registered

 

Specialist Pre-school Teachers

Music – Victoria Knutson

Transition to school/PMP – Rachel Johnston

Future coders – Hannah Lambarth

Spanish – Sol Ilarri

Swimming – Anthony Beks