Our Staff

Hinei Taute - Principal, SENCO & Lead Principal of Rotorua Central Kahui Ako

E: principal@whakarewarewa.school.nz

Phone: 07 348 3865 Mobile: 0212773447


Yvonne Edwards - Deputy Principal

E: yvonne@whakarewarewa.school.nz

Sabbatical Leave 2019 - Study: He Kainga mo te reo

Lisa Groot - Literacy Leader, Future Focused Learning Leader, Community Liaison

E: lisag@whakarewarewa.school.nz

Ngararatuatara Year 6-8 (Senior)

Boxer Smith - Cultural Advisor, Te Reo Leader

E: boxer@whakarewarewa.school.nz

Parekohuru Year 5-6

Lisa Reweti - BOT Staff Representative, Visible Learning Leader

E: lisa@whakarewarewa.school.nz

Pohutu Year 1-6 (Rumaki)

Liz Paruru-Hogan - Reading Together Leader/Play Based Learning

E:liz@whakarewarewa.school.nz

Korotiotio Year 0 - 2 (Juniors)

Team Teaching

Janice Simeon - Tutor Teacher, Kahui Ako Across School Leader - Student Engagement and Attendance

E:janice@whakarewarewa.school.nz

Whaiatua Eparaima - New Teacher

E:whaiatua@whakarewarewa.school.nz

Purerehua Year 2 - 4

Support Staff

Pam Takiwa - Office Manager, Hall Bookings

Phone: 07 3483865

E: admin@whakarewarewa.school.nz

Colin Pedersen - Caretaker/Property Manager

Elaine Koia - Student Support

Iti Pou - Student Support & Van Driver

Kyla Kiel - Student Support

Tahnee Ormsby - Student Support

Aroha Rapana - Van Driver

Social Worker in Schools (SWIS)

Kristy Sears - Please contact our school for details