Te Ara Manaaki: HPSS Student Support
These days although we do almost everything online, navigating the online world can be complicated. Online bullying, privacy, gaming, digital footprints, having unwanted images sent to you and unwanted contract from strangers.... Read more for some tips on how to keep yourself safe.
Te Ara Manaaki at HPSS - Meet The Team
Victoria Marsden (Counsellor, HOD)
Shireen Garrett (Counsellor)
Marie Shepherd-Hay (Nurse)
Marie offers school nursing to all students and staff of HPSS on a full time basis. Come down and see Marie during interval or lunchtime if not urgent, or ask to be released from class to see her. To find out more about the Health Centre, click here. You can also email Marie to make an appointment with her.
Having trouble with a friend? Need some help to discuss something with a group of other students? Want some help to talk about an issue with your partner? HPSS' Peer Mediators can help! HPSS’s Peer Mediators are a team of students who have been trained in the skills and process of mediation by the Peace Foundation. They offer a voluntary, confidential service that aims to support all parties to reach a resolution all are happy with. Read more.