Kedgley Intermediate

Staff

Dominica Ah Lam
Music Teacher
My purpose is to create a safe space for all students to embark on their unique musical journey, fostering understanding, exploration, creativity, and the courage to take risks in expressing themselves through music.

Stella Anggraini
Release Teacher
My purpose is to inspire and support students to become lifelong learners and well-rounded individuals with a thirst for knowledge and personal growth.

Tula Apted
Whanau Leader / Room 17
My purpose is to build a space that nurtures integrity, individuality and curiosity. Na noqu inaki me’u tara cake e dua na vanua me susuga cake kina na bula dodonu, na tamata yadua kei na lomatarotaro.
 

Hinano Arthur
Room 25
 
 

Carnia-Rose Aupouri
Learning Support
My purpose is to aid, nurture and support both students and staff to push beyond their perceived limits, so they can reach their full potential.

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

Sarah Bulleid
Release Teacher
 

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

Danielle Coote
Room 33
My purpose is to create a safe environment where tamariki are able to explore who they are as individuals and learners, as well as developing the strategies they need to become lifelong learners. 

Jo Day
Whanau Leader / The Arts Lead / 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
Release Teacher
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
Associate Principal
My purpose is to create a safe, inclusive, and positive learning environment where everyone feels valued, supported and inspired to do their best.

Sia Faala’a
Room 19
My purpose is to create a safe learning environment that enables learners to learn, grow and become the best versions of themselves​.

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.

Johanna Fereti
Room 22
My purpose is to ensure students have an equal opportunity to learn and grow as confident life-long learners who will stand unshakeable and embrace challenges.

Jarom Fitisemanu
Digital Connect
My purpose is to capture moments so they become photographic memories the students (or teachers) can look back on, even after their time at Kedgley ends. “A photo or video is capturing a moment of time and freezing it forever”

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

Allanah Foster
Social Studies Lead / 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.

Justin Fuatimau
Room 23
My purpose is to serve the students, make connections and build positive relationships of trust. I aim to create a safe learning environment where the students can learn and grow as lifelong learners.

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

Debra Grant
Literacy Lead / Room 33
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 / Numeracy Lead / Room 8
My purpose is to develop lifelong learners through building positive and interactive relationships with akonga and whānau. I aim to provide a learning environment where our akonga feel capable and enriched with learning to better equip themselves for the wider world.
 

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

Simran Kumar
Learning Support / Sports Administrator
My purpose is to use my talents and strengths to guide and nurture the further generation so that they may find their own strengths and passions in life.

Tania Lakokiperitania
Languages Lead / Room 33
My purpose is to encourage, empower and educate students so they can learn, grow and be challenged in their own way.

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.

Danny Maera
Release Teacher
 
 

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.

Elizabeth Meteka
Learning Support
My purpose is to create a positive and fun environment to help assist students with achieving their learning aspirations.

Jacinta Muir
Room 6
My purpose is to encourage all tamariki to identify, practice, develop and challenge the individual ways they best learn and express themselves. I aim to facilitate this through a positive and engaging classroom environment of rich and diverse learning experiences.

Matt Nanai
Music Teacher
My purpose is to help students express who they are through music and build confidence, courage and belief.

River Nario
Room 10
My purpose is to guide our future generation to find their own path of success in life and be the best that they can every single day.

Jessie Onosi
Room 32
My purpose is to value, challenge and support all learners to believe and inspire change within themselves and in their communities.

Dasha Palenapa
Receptionist
My purpose is to make sure that every interaction is of genuine quality, serving our tamariki and staff, and community with the utmost care, aroha, respect and warmth. I intend to create a joyful and positive space for all, ensuring they feel valued and well cared for. 

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

Margaret Peto
Learning Support
My purpose is to help students become the best versions of themselves in and outside of the classroom through a safe and enjoyable environment, all the while building positive relationships with the staff alongside me.
 

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
Arts Teacher
My purpose is to be a role model, help students and others.

Porsha Sagote
Room 18
My purpose is to cater to the needs of my students and help them reach their full potential. I aim to create an atmosphere where each learner can be happy, proud, confident, comfortable and will thrive.

Sheridan Sampson
Release Teacher
My purpose is to maintain a safe and engaging learning environment for all learners, in which they feel confident to be themselves and share their knowledge with others.

Tanesa Siave
Room 24
My purpose is to create a safe and encouraging learning environment, to assist students 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.​

Kirk Sihamau
Room 13
My purpose is to create a positive learning environment that helps foster meaningful relationships. Through my words, actions, and presence, I hope to inspire others to embrace their power to make a difference in our communities.

Georgina Smalley
Learning Support
My purpose is to create a safe space for our kids where they can be 100 percent themselves, to make sure that they are heard and listened to in anything they believe they should speak up about, to allow them to feel confident in finding their voice and who they are or inspire to be.

Betty Tafa
Room 31
My purpose is to support our ākonga to shine in education by identifying their strengths, igniting a passion and reaching their full potential. I aim to provide a safe haven where tamariki feel a sense of belonging and one that fuels and inspires a love for learning.

Mafi Taufa
Room 21
My purpose is to ensure students feel supported, valued and know that their ideas and feelings are respected in a safe yet enjoyable learning environment. Also to build their inner resilience to be successful lifelong learners.  

Leiani Tautiepa
Room 7
 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.
 

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.

Makarita Tominiko
SWiS
My purpose is to provide support for KIS students and their families in any given situation.

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

Tony Tuia
PE Lead & Sports Coordinator / Room 11
My purpose is to establish strong relationships with the students so that they will want to attend school and feel safe there, then I intend to share my knowledge with them. 

Racheal Tuisaula
PA to Principal
My purpose is to 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.

Seteone Tuli
Room 29
My purpose is to teach students that their experiences and identities are the basis for becoming lifelong learners. The world is full of knowledge, and education is not confined to the walls of a classroom.

Ma Linda Turreda
Room 28
My purpose is to nurture our ākonga through innovation, academic excellence, building and promoting strong character, honouring KIS values, and integrity in service.

Esther Uini
Room 27
My purpose is to maximise the potential of all students by creating a positive, engaging and inclusive classroom environment.

Lili Valita
Release Teacher
 

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

Rere William
Deputy Principal
My purpose is to create a positive, safe and supportive environment for our whānau and tamariki to connect, feel valued and achieve to their full potential.

Kenneth Wilson
Whanau Leader / Room 15
My purpose is to inspire and motivate students to develop into confident, creative, energetic and enterprising learners who strive to be their best selves.

Jane Woodill
Learning Support Coordinator
My purpose is to make meaningful connections with students, whanau and teachers in order to achieve success for all.

Janelle Wright
Room 12
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.