Board of Trustees election update

We have a new board in place and would like to thank the previous board members for their service to Westland High School and the betterment of all students.

We thank the previous board of trustees for their tireless work within our school. We especially thank Mike Waller, Kim Judd and Carol Martin,  20+ years on the Board, for your service during some challenging times. Your service to the school and wider community is greatly appreciated and we wish you all the best. Congratulations to the new Westland High School Board of Trustees -  we look forward to your guidance with governance of our school.

Below are the confirmed Board of Trustees election results from Wayne Jamieson, Returning Officer.

At the close of nominations as the number of valid nominations was equal to the number of vacancies to be filled, I hearby declare the following duly elected;

Board of Trustees 

Johnston-Coates, Phil 

Martin, Latham 

Matthews, Bryan

Ritchie, Dave  

Wellard, Jane 


Johnsen,  Miriama (Runanga representative: Ngati Waewae)

Forsyth, Rachael (Runanga representative: Kati Mahaki Makaawhio)

Murray, Iain (Principal)

Staff and Student Representative 

Dr Shawcross, Tim (Staff)

Hutchison, Hayley (Student)

Wayne Jamieson

Returning Officer


Upcoming events

Friday 11 Dec

11th December Last day of term 4, 2020.

Friday 11 Dec

11th December Junior and middle school prizegiving takes place at the Regent theatre.

Monday 30 Nov

Westland Anniversay Day holiday. No school.

Monday 23 Nov

23rd November Senior Prizegiving takes place at the Regent Theatre.

Friday 13 Nov

13th November Senior students go on study leave for their NCEA exams.

Monday 26 Oct

Labour day holiday. No School.

Monday 12 Oct

12th October to 17th October Westland High School will be staging Big Fish a School production at the Regent t... [Read more]

Monday 12 Oct

Term 4 begins

Friday 25 Sep

Last day of term 3.

Friday 25 Sep

25th September the Westland High School Ball takes place. More information regarding venue and other details w... [Read more]
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