Teaching Staff at Westland High

Iain MurrayPrincipal
Linda HuttDeputy Principal Ako (Curriculum), English, French
Peter BrailsfordDeputy Principal Akonga (Student Engagement), Social Sciences, SENCO
Adrienne ReevesAssistant Principal - Communities, Senior School APL, Textile technology
Yvonne Simpson QSMInternational Director - Partnerships and Pathways
Sarah BateupMiddle School APL, P.E HOL
Monica HulmeJunior School APL, Year 7-8 Homeroom
Michael WallerEnglish HOL
John StrakerMathematics HOL/Trades Academy
Chris ManuelScience HOL
Nartarsha IkiuaArts and Drama HOL
Gail DaviesTechnology HOL
Natasha McLaughlinEnglish/Classics
Ino KeldermanMathematics
Craig HendersonMathematics
Janey CollinsScience/Biology
Sharon McLeodScience/Biology
Karati MetcalfPE/Outdoor Ed (currently on leave)
Sheldon LeePE/Outdoor Ed
Mike TalbotPE/Outdoor Ed
Ross WickettSocial Sciences/Spanish
Bussy TakaruaTe Reo me ona tikanga Kaiako
Ana KrakoskyHard Materials Technology
Glenys ByrneCookery/Hospitality
Tim ShawcrossMusic/ Photography
Philippa MallinsonVisual Arts/Art History
Gail ChinnTextile Technology
Christine WeepuYear 7-8 Homeroom (Bilingual class), Te Reo me ona Tikanga HOL
Raelene McMullanYear 7-8 Homeroom
Mel PackhamYear 7-8 Homeroom
Kylie O’DowdYear 7-8 Homeroom
Kate VealeYear 7-8 Homeroom
Amy CunninghamYear 7-8 Homeroom (Currently on Maternity Leave)
Fiona LauderGuidance Counsellor

APL – Academic and Pastoral Leader

HOL – Head of Department

School news

  • 23 Jul

    New Website for Westland High School

    After a lot of hard work and content preparation, we are delighted to make our new website live for Term 3 2018.

  • 12 May

    Hospitality – Lions Dinner Catering

    Tarm Tumahai and Hannah Kelsen, two of our Level 2 Hospitality students, volunteered to serve the meal at this...

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  • 11 May

    Bake Sale – Blue Penguin Trust

    This trimester, Mrs Cunningham’s year 7/8 class has been studying sustainability in social studies class...

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  • 11 May

    Students from France arrive

    Westland High School welcomes six students from France for nine weeks this term.

  • 08 May

    Year 13 Career Trip

    On the 10-11th of May a group of year 13’s, accompanied by the French Exchange Students, went to Christchurc...

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