Our Staff 2018-05-03T12:48:44+12:00

Our Staff

Ahipara School is staffed by a team of highly skilled and dedicated professionals who are committed to providing students with an excellent education in a nurturing environment.

Management 2018:

  • Principal – Jackie Osborne
  • Deputy – Principal/Syndicate Leader Lisa Murray
  • Junior – Syndicate Leaders Donna Barry

Classroom Teachers:

Junior Syndicate:

  • Donna Barry – New Entrants & Year One (Room 1)
  • Samantha Smaill – Year One & Two (Room 2)
  • Esther Dickinson – Year Two & Three (Room 8)
  • Dani Logan – Year Two & Three (Room 9)

Middle/Senior Syndicate:

  • Keriana TePaa – Year Three & Four (Room 7)
  • Tralee Rihari -Year Four &  Five (Room 10)
  • Lisa Murray – Year Five & Six (Room 6)
  • Angie Peters – Year Five & Six (Room 5)
  • Angela Nunn – Year Six, Seven & Eight (Room 4)
  • Tina Takimoana – Year Seven & Eight (Room 3)

Specialist Teacher: Penny Cutler

Part Time Teachers: Karen Meyers, Kate Clarke, Michelle Hammond, Jessica Oadea

Resource Teacher Learning & Behaviour (RTLB): Michele Meyer

Social Worker in Schools (SWIS): Tomo Cambell

Reading Recovery Teacher: Michelle Hammond

Support Staff: John Bowmar, Carole Harding, June Matiu, Rata Williams, Kathy Harrison, Alison Peters, Leeann Walker, Alice Burnett, Christine Semenoff, Amber Matthews

ICT Support: Alvin Alvrez

Cleaners: Tui Motu, Te Aroha TePaa

Caretaker: Whio Motu

Sports Co-ordinator: Paulo Montino

Art Specialist: Kim Subritzky