Our Staff

  • Peter Heron- Principal and teacher of Science

  • Hannah Hohepa- Deputy Principal and Head of English

  • Wayne Palmer - Teacher of Mathematics & Statistics Year 9 to 13 / Hard Technology Year 9 to 11 / Alternative Education Coordinator

  • Lionel Matenga - Teacher of Visual Arts Year 9 to 11

  • Faye Page - Teacher of Physical Education

  • Christopher Page- Teacher of Science and Mathematics

  • Min McClutchie- Teacher of Te Reo Maori

  • Ruatapu Te Whiti - Teacher of all curriculum Year 1 to 4

  • Ashlee Richards- Teacher of all curriculum Year 5-8

  • Dr Armando Suaverdez- Teacher of Mathematics and Science

  • Dr Shari Suaverdez- Teacher of Mathematics and Secondary Relief

  • Nikki Tuala- Teacher of English

  • Julina Falwasser-Teacher of Food Technology and Secondary Relief

  • Roimata Mangu- Alternative Education

  • Cheyanne Te Maro- Learning Assistant and Primary Relief Teacher

  • Maharata Haenga - Librarian

  • Suzy Morete-Office Administrator

  • Doris Walker- Office Reception

  • Ian Sykes-Caretaker

  • Tim Wright-Groundsman

  • Autumn Clarke-Olsen- Cleaner

  • Maharata Haenga- Librarian

  • Rawinia Soulis and Rose Morice- Breakfast and Food In Schools

  • Alisha Aupouri- Learning Assistant

  • Hariata Haenga- Learning Assistant

  • Christopher Houia- Learning Assistant


2021 Term Dates

Term 1

25th January: Office Open

2nd February : Years 12 + 13

3rd February: Years 10-13

4th February: Whole school with 09:00 am Powhiri

2nd-6th April: Easter Break

16th April- Last day of term

Term 2

Monday 3rd May to Friday 9th July

Term 3

Monday 26th July to Friday 1st October

Term 4

Monday 18th October to Thursday 8th December

Address

1 College Road North, Ruatoria, Gisborne 4032

Ph: (06) 864-8164