Staff at KNS
Karori Normal School is fortunate to have highly qualified and experienced staff. The Board of Trustees recognises that staff development and training are important factors in the provision of high quality programmes, and funds the staff development budget generously. Many staff members are also undertaking study to improve their qualifications and keep abreast of changes in curriculum and teaching methods.
In addition, there are Lead Teachers who have responsibility for Sport, the Library, Information and Communication Technology, Literacy, Numeracy, ESOL, Special Education, Maori and The Arts.
The Senior Leadership team consists of:
Rōpū Kākano– Y1 (Team Leader – Lisa Hadfield)
Rōpū Kōwhai – Y1 (Team Leader – Julia Laidlaw)
Rōpū Mānuka – Y2 (Team Leader – Pam Carr)
Rōpū Pōhutukawa – Y3 (Team Leader – Cherie Le Quesne)
Cherie Le Quesne
Rōpū Akakura – Y4 (Team Leader – Anne-Marie Richardson)
|Rōpū Kahikatea – Y5/6 (Team Leader – David Wong & Fiona Campbell)|
Rōpū Tōtara – Y7/8 (Team Leader – Trish Blacktop & Laura Brenna)
Finance and Payroll Officer
Medical Room / Office Support
Kapa Haka/Te Reo
Bhavik Patel/Harriet Donald