Te Kura Māori o Porirua

(04) 235 9617 n.andrews@kura-porirua.school.nz 392 Warspite Ave, Ascot Park, Porirua 5024

HE KURA TANGATA OUR PEOPLE

Te Kura Māori o Porirua is a total immersion kura established in 2001 under Section 156 of the Education Act 1989. It is a decile 3, designated Special Character Composite School, affiliated to Ngā Kura ā-Iwi

Te Rōpū Kaitiaki Board

The Board of Trustees is elected by parents every three years and are responsible for the governance of the kura. The present rōpū kaitiaki/board consists of representatives of the Whānau Whānui, staff, students and Ngāti Toa Rangatira representatives, it also includes the Tumuaki.  This group meet twice a term to discuss and make decisions about the work of the Kura.  We notify Whānau Whānui of these dates through the kura pānui. Meetings are open to all parents and you are welcome to attend.

One of the Board's responsibilities is to develop (through the Tumuaki and kaimahi) policies regarding a variety of matters e.g. homework, sunshade, PE, curriculum etc.  As they are developed copies will be made available for your information and feedback.  If you have anything you wish to discuss with a member of Te Rōpū Kaitiaki you can contact the Chairperson - Michelle Hippolite.

The current board 2016-18 is:

Chairperson: Michelle Hippolite
Secretary: Queenie Aporo
Staff Representative: Sharon Cassidy
Ngātitoa Representative: Hayley Pemberton
Parent Trustees: Heather Fuimano, Melissa Nielsen, Tina Bennett, Wareko Te Āngina, Pania Mitchell

Board members are available to talk to whānau. Please contact them through the office.