Mrs Thrush is a great teacher, she is so funny and is passionate about her job. Mrs Thrush wants our brains to grow so she makes learning fun and exciting, she gives great feedback about our work and pushes us to do better and always encourages us to show her the best work we can do. She is awesome at art and amazing at singing. Mrs Thrush is very colourful and makes our classroom a fun and want to learn environment. She makes sure every single child is happy and feels included. Mrs Thrush doesn’t tell us to do things, we do it together, she is always on track with our learning and gives extra help from her own time if needed. She’s always watching us improve and is there to help us when we are stuck. Mrs Thrush has a strong heart for Te Reo and has a Marae up in class that has all of our whānau in it, this shows all of our differences. Mrs Thrush is a lion and we’re her lion cubs.
By Georgie, Mackenzie and Misha
ROOM 3/year 5 and 6 Teacher: Mrs Kirsten Kiata
Magnificent and encouraging, she believes in us. Ready to make us learn more than what we know. She pushes us to our limits and celebrates our achievements. Kind and caring to us, she makes us feel safe wanted. Irreplaceable and perfect in every way. Amazing math teacher, we learn lots from her. Takes us far in our learning journey. Appreciates our work and effort. We love Mrs KK.
By Amy Harrison and Lucia Preece
ROOM 19/year 3 and 4 Teacher: Miss Stephanie Williams
Miss Williams is awesome and pretty and the best teacher - Makayla Petzer Miss Williams is really good at teaching because she challenges us - Tane Kelleher She helps me learn in a fun way and makes me smile all the time - Kayla Livanos She is nice and helps us do our best - Caleb Burns She is an amazing teacher who makes learning fun - Sophie Bryhn Miss Williams is funny and great - Joni Buckley
ROOM 20/year 3 and 4 Teacher: Mr Nathan Hanwell
Mr Hanwell is our teacher. He has blue eyes and black hair. He has glasses as well as a blue shirt. He is sporty and is a running star. He is encouraging and cheeky. He is also calm and shows us respect. He sometimes talks to other teachers and eats bananas and drinks coffee. He is good at writing and has a pointy nose"
ROOM 21/year 3 and 4 Teacher: Mrs Rebecca Wong
Mrs Wong is a very kind teacher...she gives us fun work - Deon
She loves to do art and math. Mrs Wong is the best teacher ever - Tyla
Mrs Wong is pretty, lovely and kind. She is fun and she is the best - Sophie
She always has the best things to do in class - Sienna
She does maths and wicked writing. She is so nice - Lachlan
ROOM 22/year 3 and 4 Teacher: Mrs Donna Kitching
ROOM 23/year 3 and 4 Teacher and Senior Team Leader: Mrs Karen Holleron
Mrs Holleron is kind and sweet and can sometimes be a little strict and loud! She is a good teacher because she pushes us past our limits to help us to get better. She is a good role model. Emma Mrs Holleron is a kind teacher. She makes us happy almost like no-one else can. Jessica Mrs Holleron is like the sun and we are like the stars. Caroline She's the tree and we are the fruit. She's the best teacher. Sacha
Room 24 Teacher: Mrs Rachel Lamason
Mrs Lamason has curly hair and wears bright and pretty dresses. She looks pretty, the hair and smile make her very kind. She is exciting because sometimes we do art and she has great ideas for us in the classroom. Mrs Lamason is always encouraging and has something positive to say. She cares for others and we feel cared for in class. Mrs Lamason will constantly write with us and give ideas on what to write about. We feel safe to be the people we are. We feel like a team, we don’t leave anyone out and we work together and all care for others. Mrs Lamason will always brighten up your day with her smile. We love Mrs Lamason!
Tristan, Kyrah and Shante
Room 25/year 5 and 6 Teacher: Mrs Sandra Grech
Ms Grech loves literacy and art. She has created a colourful and bright room, we feel safe and at home in her classroom. She is happy and joyful when she comes in the classroom. In the morning when you enter she always says good morning to you. She is an inspiring teacher, sharing quotes all around the room, they remind us who we actually are and motivate us to do better. She has lovely wavy ash blonde hair, she is five foot and always wears pretty summery dresses. She loves art that expresses ourselves and is a passionate Italian who loves pizza. Mamma Mia! We love Ms Grech!
By Paige, Sophia and Connor
Room 26/year 5 and 6 Teacher: Miss Tammy Littlewood
Mrs Littlewood is really passionate about teamwork and makes us into a better team. She always pushes us to do better and try our best. Our classroom is a safe place and a place where we can all come share our thoughts and feelings. No one is ever made to feel down or left out. She always encourages us to look after other people and make sure they’re safe. Mrs Littlewood is big on leadership and turning us into role models for younger students. She Littlewood works us hard in our fitness, pushing us to do our best. Her lovely brown hair is so beautiful and dark. She has a funny and bubbly personality, making everyone laugh every day. We love Mrs Littlewood!