Board of Trustees information

The Board of Trustees meets monthly in a meeting which is open to the public. This is usually held on a Monday of each month in the staffroom. The meeting generally covers student achievement, finance, property, personnel matters, policy review and development and all matters relating to the effective governance of the school.

The Board of Trustees is elected by the parents every three years. The current Board members were elected in September 2022.

Meeting dates for 2023: Mondays at 5:30pm in the Staffroom

13 February, 13 March, 8 May, 12 June, 14 August, 11 September, 13 November, 11 December.

You can contact the Board at

Chalajia Taukamo-Mataroa: BOT Co-Chairperson / Finance / Community and Cultural Relationships

Jeff Hunkin: BOT Co-Chairperson / Personnel / Community and Cultural Relationships

Kathleen O’Hare: Principal

Parent Trustees: 

Cherie Parai: Policies / Fundraising support

Fiona King: Charter development (Strategic planning) / Consultation

Rebekah Siave: FInance / Charter development (Strategic planning)

Bianca Elkington: Iwi Representative

Bronwyn Pope: Staff Representative / Property

Corrina Perenise: Board Secretary