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Our Staff

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Executive Team

Deputy Principal

Mrs J Wheeler

Deputy Principal

Mr S Bermingham

Assistant Principal

Mr R Haigh

Executive Officer

Ms R McKnight

Heads of Department


Ms A Seyb

Ext 843

Physical Education/Health (Acting)

Mr D McTaggart

Ext 845


Ms S Quick

Ext 857


Ms J Cheeseman

Ext 864

Social Science

Mr L Robertson

Ext 847


Mrs M Newberry

Ext 834

The Arts

Mr M McDonald

Ext 836

HOLA Business

Ms S Thompson

Ext 837

Careers Advisor

Mr J DeGoldi

Ext 826

Supported Learning

Whaea A Jones

Ext 863

Deans 2021

Year 11

Ms A Kieran

Year 12

Mr J DeGoldi

Year 13

Miss S Gay

Teaching Staff


Kaitakawaenga /School-Home Partnership Promoter

Mrs K Russell
027 200 5666 / Ext 850


Gateway Coordinator / WCTA Administrator

Ext 888

West Coast Trades Academy

West Coast Trades Academy Manager

027 468 7681

Learning Support Coordinator

Learning Support Coordinator

Ext 863


Senior Administrative Assistant

Mrs E Bruce

Ext 840

Executive Assistant

Miss E Westacott

Ext 852

Board of Trustees

ChairShannon Gordon

Deputy ChairJo Newton

Staff TrusteeLauren Evans

Co-opted Trustee Mana whenua: Ngati Waewae – Joe Mason  

Parent Trustee – Robyn Verstappen

Parent Trustee – Wayne Robbins

Parent Trustee – Torben Fischer

Principal – Samantha Mortimer

Minute Secretary – Emily Westacott

Student Trustee – Kaia Waipouri

Student Trustee – Kaia Beal