Kedgley Intermediate

Staff

Tula Apted
Room 22
My purpose is to create and invite curiosity, challenge one’s thinking and welcoming mistakes as part of the process of learning.  Finally, I am to push beyond what is expected. 

Ane Auva’a
Room 6
My purpose is to encourage students to be life-long learners who are resilient, purposeful and have a positive attitude to life.

Eleanor Baledrokadroka
Room 28
 My purpose is to create and encourage safe and purposeful learning environments for all students as they become the next generation of leaders.

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Justin Barlow
Whanau Leader & DT Teacher
My purpose is to create a fun and engaging environment for learning. I aim to unlock the potential of all my students and build sincere and meaningful relationships based on trust, friendship and honesty.

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Katie Batchelor
Release Teacher
My purpose is to create a place where all children come to understand their self-worth, learn empathy, feel valued and think globally.

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Brian Brown
Property Manager
My purpose is to make Kedgley more appealing and user friendly for students and staff alike.

Beryl Burgess
Learning Support
 My purpose is to give the best possible support to the students so they can reach their full potential.

Lauren Cooney
Whanau Leader & Room 29
My purpose is to create a supportive and collaborative environment where children feel comfortable to take risks within their learning, enabling them to achieve their goals.

Lynette Davis
Tuckshop
My purpose is to ensure our students are provided with healthy and nutritious food.

Jo Day
Whanau Leader & Room 5
My purpose is to create an engaging and supportive learning environment, which promotes positive collaborative relationships and inspires individual unique strengths to thrive.

Asha Dayal
Room 13
My purpose is to encourage and support students to achieve their goals and to help them develop into independent thinkers and learners.

Savitra Devi
Learning Support
My purpose is to enhance learning of students with additional needs in a safe environment using appropriate strategies.

Lani Ekanayake
Room 15
My purpose is to create a safe, supportive and positive learning environment in which all students can learn to their highest potential.

Noel Fe’ao
Deputy Principal
My purpose is to be a positive role model, engage students through positive learning experiences and create an environment of belonging, fun and inspiration.

Asinate Folau
Release Teacher
My purpose is to educate students, serve the students and make sure that we row the waka of learning together.

Theresa Fonotia
Room 12
My purpose is to create a safe, positive and nurturing space for risk taking and making mistakes. To empower our young people with resilience, creativity and a strong sense of self worth and self belief going forward into their future.

Vino Govender
Room 16
My purpose is to challenge and grow creative and resilient future leaders.

Debra Grant
Room 31
My purpose is to establish and foster connections with students and create an environment where students feel comfortable and safe to be creative, inquisitive and learn in the best way for them.
 

Justin Hamilton
Whanau Leader & Room 8
My purpose is to develop lifelong learners through building positive and interactive relationships with akonga and whanau. I aim to provide a learning environment where our akonga feel capable and enriched with learning to better equip themselves for the wider world.
 

Lyndall Hanson
Learning Support
My purpose is to assist and encourage students with their learning to enable them to reach their potential.

Theresa Hewitt
Whanau Leader & Room 17
My purpose is to encourage students to take risks, be curious, and strive to be the best they can be in all areas of their learning.

Murray Ikihele
Deputy Principal
My purpose is to connect, support and challenge learners to use thinking strategies to inquire and problem solve.

Shafia Jan
Learning Support
My purpose is to help students achieve their personal goals by providing the appropriate support and guidance.

Ann Kahui
Learning Support
My purpose is to help and support students with additional needs with their learning.

Sima Langi
Room 18
My purpose is to not only challenge every student and restore the concept of the independent and responsible learner, but to also involve parents and caregivers in the learning of their children for growth to occur both inside and outside the classroom.

Maria Leau
Receptionist
My purpose is to bring warmth and a friendly face to the front office and to every person I greet.

Pelu Leaupepetele
Principal
My purpose is to ensure each child receives a “fair deal” in a safe environment that nurtures the potential in every learner.

Lua’i Leiataua-Atoa
Room 21
My purpose is to help students work towards their individual vision of greatness. 

 

Seini Makahununiu
Learning Support
My purpose is to help and encourage students with their learning and to be a role model.
 

Lowena Mann
Learning Support
 My purpose is to inspire students to be the best they can be to reach their full potential.

Tuna Mariner
Tuckshop
My purpose is to ensure our students are provided with healthy and nutritious food.

Pinkie Naidoo
Arts Teacher
My purpose is to inspire and motivate students, have fun and enjoy the learning process.

Suri Naidoo
Food Technology Teacher
My purpose is to engage students into thinking about their own well-being by making healthy food choices.

Rangikahiwi Panapa
Room 7
My purpose is to create a positive environment for students to take risk and become holistic life long learners.

Dilys Parris
Room 20
My purpose is to ensure all students feel important and cared about.

Rochelle Pikaahu
Executive Officer
My purpose is to provide the best environment, resources and systems possible. Also to ensure our tamariki and staff know they are valued, supported and cared for.

Aaron Potts
Room 19
My purpose is to be a role model, help students and others.

Chazztine Prescott
Librarian
 My purpose is to create a welcoming environment that sparks creativity and encourages and promotes the love of learning and reading.

Sialele Pulou
Deputy Principal
My purpose is to create an environment where all children feel accepted and valued so that they are able to create opportunities for themselves that will last a lifetime and inspire others to do the same.

Trena Quinlan
Room 32
My purpose is to protect and nurture each student and their identity so they fully embrace who they are in a safe learning environment where they are free to try new things and become critical, independent thinkers and humans.

Tessa Scholten
Room 27
My purpose is to create a positive learning environment where students are engaged in their learning, feel confident taking risks and are supported in reaching their full potential.

Paula Siebert
Publishing/Stationery
My purpose is to support both staff and students, so they can continue to create and learn to reach their full potential.

Fa’afua Silipa
Room 26
My purpose is to create safe and positive learning environments for all learners where relationships are nurtured and valued. I endeavour to inspire all students to believe in themselves and to build confidence as lifelong learners.
 

Aderlynne Staunton
Room 10
My purpose is to connect and build positive relationships with our students and ensure that they reach their full potential.

Kathleen Sterritt
Deputy Principal
My purpose is to provide a safe and supportive environment so students can learn and achieve.

Mata Taruia
SWiS
My purpose is to develop positive change in the lives of our students – working holistically from a strengths based approach toward self-empowerment.

Leiani Tautiepa
Room 11
 My purpose is to support, encourage, connect and inspire my tamariki to strive for greatness in all areas of their learning.

Stacey Te Pania
Deputy Principals’ PA & Connect Liaison
My purpose is to support our Tumuake and Kaiako in creating a welcoming environment for all of our KIS tamariki and whānau.
 

Cathy Thomson
Learning Support
My purpose is to make connection with staff and students to encourage, inspire and support students to help them reach their full potential.

Feric Tjauw
Whakatipu Auahatanga
My purpose is to grow, nurture and expose students’ creativity, innovation and ingenuity for real life applications within the STEM sphere.

Sione Tonga
Room 30
My purpose is to empower students to make connections between the learning that happens in their classroom and the world around them.

Fa’animo Tui
Learning Support
My purpose is to develop positive connections with the students in a happy supportive learning area in which students can learn to their full potential.

Racheal Tuisaula
PA to the Principal
My purpose is to make sure the first point of contact is exceptional; that everyone is greeted with a smile, tended to and can walk away feeling welcome at KIS.

Esther Uini
Room 25
My purpose is to maximise the potential of all students by creating a positive, engaging and inclusive classroom environment.

Carol Wall
Administration
My purpose is to ensure that the financial administration of KIS runs smoothly.

Rere William
Learning Support Coordinator
My purpose is to create a positive, safe and supportive environment for our whanau and tamariki to connect, feel valued and achieve to their full potential.

Patrick Winkelman
Room 23
My purpose is to develop student agency, resilience, and positive self-belief through interactive, holistic, collaborative and creative learning experiences.

Janelle Wright
Room 24
My purpose is to inspire students to not only become the best learners they can be but also to become responsible, caring citizens of our world who understand how to help others.  

Allanah Yorwarth
Room 14
My purpose as a proud teacher is to encourage, support and connect with my tamariki, allowing them to grow and flourish into the individuals they dream to be.