Meet our staff
Sue has been principal of St. Claudine since it opened in 2005.
Associate Principal and Rata Whanau Team Leader
Sandra is currently the Foundation Class teacher in Rata Rua. She is the leader of the Rata Whanau and Associate Principal.
Clara Tuifao is currently head of curriculum development. She leads the Totara whanau, as well as helps co-leads our Kapa Haka and Pasifika groups. She also teaches year 7/8 in Totara Rua
Rimu Whanau Team Leader
Maila is currently teaching year 2/3 in Rimu Toru. She is the leader of the Rimu Whanau Pasifika Group and Assistant DRS.
Maori and Pasific Education Leader Year 7/8
Mary is currently teaching year 5/6 in Hinau Rua. She leads the school in Maori and Pasifika achievement as well as our Senior culture and Kapa Haka groups. She is the Whanau leader for Hinau.
Director of Religious Studies Year 2/3/4
Lusia is currently teaching year 5/6 in Hinau Tahi. She is the Director of Religious Studies and facilitates our Sacramental Programme.
Georgia is currently teaching year 7/8 in Totara Tahi. She is our Sports Coordinator and our Within School Lead for the Kahui Ako.
Alisa is currently teaching year 3/4 in Rimu Tahi. She is the Whanau Leader for Rimu and assists with Senior Kapa Haka.
Katie is currently teaching year 2 in Rata Tahi.
Reading Recovery and Release
Wendy is currently our Reading Recovery teacher. She also releases classroom teachers during release times.
Lindsey is our SENCO and ORS teacher. She works with the classroom teachers and principal to facilitate learning programmes for students.
Neil is the release teacher for the teaching staff. He also supports the Totara Whanau.
Amela teaches year 3/4 in Rimu Rua.
Amy teaches year 1 in Rata Toru. She leads the Rata Culture group.
Jill teaches year 5/6/ in Hinau Toru. She takes responsibility for the school gardens.