Our Teams

At Glenbrook School we are organised into four teams. Team Piwakawaka are our students and staff involved in Parekereke, Te Whenua and Tirohanga. These students are in years 0-2. Team Tui are our students and staff in Uenuku. They are students in years 3 and 4. Team Kereru are our students and staff in Te Moana and Te Marama. They are students in years 5 and 6. Team Kereru are our staff and students in Te Rakau Nui, Te Rangi and Te Kauri. They are students in years 6, 7 & 8. Our Teams work collaboratively and collectively across areas of learning.

Ms Lysandra Stuart

Principal

Team Piwakawaka

Mrs Jessica Simons

Deputy Principal/Teacher

Parekereke

Year 0 & 1

Mrs Melissa Lee

Teacher

Parekereke

Year 0 & 1

Mrs Christina Meredith

Teacher

Tirohanga

Year 1 & 2

Mrs Jude McCulloch

Teacher

Te Whenua

Year 1 & 2

Team Tui

Mrs Ally Davidson

Teacher

Uenuku

Year 3 & 4

Mrs Suit-keen Kovati-Waru

Teacher

Uenuku

Year 3 & 4

Mrs Kara Thornton

Teacher

Uenuku

Year 3 & 4

Team Kereru

Mr Richard Collins

Teacher

Te Marama

Year 5 & 6

Mrs Sue Waitai

Teacher

Te Moana

Year 5 & 6

Team Haast

Mrs Heather Simnor

Teacher

Te Rakau Nui

Year 6 & 7

Mrs Emma Sixsmith

Teacher

Te Kauri

Year 7 & 8

Miss Monique Shuker

Teacher

Te Rangi

Year 7 & 8

Learning Support Staff

Mrs Jill Lapwood

Teacher Aide/ Librarian / Office

Uenuku

Mrs Heather Mills

Teacher Aide

Te Whenua

Ms Kathy Clark

Teacher Aide

Parekereke

Mrs Shelley Claasen

Teacher Aide

Tirohanga

Auxiliary Staff

Ms Debra Olson

Office Manager

Mrs Darlene Goodall

Principal’s Assistant & Office (Friday)

Mr Mark Olson

Caretaker

General Staff

Mrs Kara Thornton

Teacher

Mr Tony Machin

Teacher

Miss Charlotte Buchanan

Teacher/Maternity Leave

Mrs Hannah Thompson

Teacher/Maternity Leave