School Vision

Our Vision
Capable Staff
Empowering students

School Charter
Creating and Pursuing Opportunities

Graduate Student Profile
Our students are Effective Communicators, ‘Connected’, Learners with Healthy Minds and Bodies Ensure Success

Our Values
All our people are STAR’s, click to read more about STAR School.

Strategic Goals (3-5 Years)
Improving outcomes for every student

  • Ensure inclusion and equity of access to all students
  • Focus on student leadership and mentoring
  • Promote learners’ rights and responsibilities; particularly student ‘agency’
  • Teach for positive mental health
  • Provide consistently high-quality curriculum delivery appropriate for all students
  • Ensure cooperative, collaborative, peaceful classrooms
  • Promote cultural competencies and ensure learning focused relationships with whanau

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Our People

Senior Leadership Team – Matariki

Pauline Cornwell

Donna Young
Deputy Principal

Syndicate – Tupu-a-rangi

Tracy Prout
Associate Principal

Shiro Chand
Room 5 Teacher

Viliami Titiuti
Room 6 Teacher

Julie Gill
Room 7 Teacher

Cammy Leung 
Room 8 Teacher

Saba Kiani
Room 9 Teacher

Mark Hudson
Room 10 Teacher

Syndicate – Waiti

Lynn Corderoy
Associate Principal

Reikus Nortje
Room 23 Teacher

Bhavna Pratap
Room 24 Teacher

Malcolm Raymond
Room 25 Teacher

Andrew Francis
Room 2 Teacher

Gabby Frank
Room 3 Teacher

Esther Nosa
Room 4 Teacher

Syndicate – Waita

Gareth Fletcher
Associate Principal

Maddy Cooke
Room 12 Teacher

Leslie Govender
Room 13 Teacher

Roberth Pether
Room 15 Teacher

Derick Theunisen
Room 16 Teacher

Lilien Skudder
Room 1 Teacher

Lewis Thorogood
Room 1 Teacher

Syndicate Uru-rangi

Sanjeev Kumar
Associate Principal

Kamlesh Ram
Room 17 Teacher

Anna Davies
Room 18 Teacher

Bianca Kerr-Bell
Room 19 Teacher

Yogita Singh
Room 20 Teacher

Melanie Willis
Room 21 Teacher

Andrea Homan
Room 22 Teacher

Specialist Staff  – Tupu-a-nuku

Nawinta Prasad
Associate Principal
Food Technology

Linda Nicholls
Fabric & Textiles

Christine Hormann
Visual Art

Kumar Singh
Hard Materials

Hamish Mckenzie

Vanita Narsai
Performing Arts

Learning Support – Waipuna-a-rangi

Jane Woodill
Learning Support Leader

Lucy Chow
Teacher Aide

Tangitangi Finau
Teacher Aide

Hope Leota
Teacher Aide

Bonnie Naera

Laurette Hummels
Teacher Aide

Chrystal Takiaho
Teacher Aide

Andrina Stanisich
Teacher Aide

Ashvini Kumar
Teacher Aide

Todd Fehoko
Teacher Aide

Chris Latham
Teacher Aide

Support Staff – Maahutonga

Tess Carolissen
Executive Officer

Barbara Ferregel
Principal’s PA

Marie Leota
Student Receptionist

Diane Schutt
Resource Room Manager

Olivia Atha
Sports Coordinator

Suraj Dass
Library Assistant

Craig Hooper

Alisha Spiers



Board of Trustees

Pauline Cornwell

Jeremy Nicholls
MOE Appointed, Chairperson

Darryl Wilson
MOE Appointed, Parent Rep

Peter Cann
MOE Appointed, Parent Rep

Mohammed Sahukhan
MOE Appointed, Parent Rep

Kristy Ellis
Elected, Parent Rep

Leigh Manukau
Elected, Parent Rep

Heather Bates
Elected, Staff Rep

Staff Vacancies 

School Office Assistant

PART TIME – FIXED TERM SCHOOL ADMINISTRATION ASSISTANT We are looking for a friendly, computer savvy administration assistant to provide dedicated support with all the mundane tasks around our office to our Administration Team. The role can be fast paced where no two...

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Cleaning Contract

CLEANING CONTRACT We are currently reviewing the Commercial Cleaning Contract at Papatoetoe Intermediate School. The new Contract will start on Saturday 10th July 2021. If your Company is interested in making an application for this Contract please contact Barbara...

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