from left to right: Justine Bond, Darshana Patel, Uai Liu, Karen McGehan, Matt Williams, Daniel Newman (Board Chair) Leigh Linton, Nick Pattison, Anna Sizer, Robbie Perreau, Renee George
Nick joins the team early in term 4 from Rongomai Primary School. Throughout 2015 and 2016 he has been piloting the first STEM class in Australasia working with a number of businesses and STEM groups to develop a world leading programme. Nick is a highly competent and skilled educationalist and brings a huge range of skills and qualities to the team that will compliment our UC4L curriculum and ultimately student learning and interest.
Karen joins the team full time in 2017. She has extensive knowledge of school systems and procedures. Previously Karen has worked within a buildings project management team and prior to that at a local primary school as finance manager. Karen will be wearing many 'hats' next year we establish the school.
Justine is an experienced teacher and joins us fresh from teaching in England. Prior to this she has taught in South Auckland and more recently in a modern learning environment in Christchurch.Email: Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Renee joins us from teaching in years 1/2 in South Auckland for the past two years. She brings her creative and literacy talents to our junior school.
Anna joins us from teaching in Mangere for the past five years. She brings middle school experience and has an inquiry/science background.
Uai joins us from teaching in the middle/senior students and has been based in Otara for two years. Uai brings skills in music, culture and sport to the team.
Darshana is an experienced teacher who joins us from Palmerston North Normal Intermediate. Darshana has a passion for all sports, especially hockey, a sport she plays to a very high standard and Indian dance.