Board of Trustees

 The Upper Hutt College Board of Trustees is made up of elected parent representatives, co-opted representatives, the school principal, a staff representative and student representative.

Mission Statement

Upper Hutt College is a community, passionate about learning,

that encourages pride, participation and excellence.

  

Our Vision 

Upper Hutt College will be a modern learning environment

that will engage and empower every learner to realise their full potential. 

 

Key Objectives

 We focus on governance and strategic leadership:

  • raising student achievement
  • ensuring that there is effective communication and consultation with the school’s community
  • property and financial management
  • setting the vision for the school
  • determining the school’s strategic direction; setting long and short term objectives through the Charter, Strategic and Annual Plans
  • ensuring the school complies with all National Education and Administration Goals, Guidelines and Policies (Section 75 and 76 of the 1989 Education Act)
  • ensuring compliance with legal and policy requirements
  • appraising and supporting the Principal’s performance
  • developing and approving policies
  • monitoring student achievement against the strategic objectives and national guidelines
  • consulting with, and working on behalf of, all stakeholders

 

Board Members

Chairperson
Amanda Ralston

Parent Representatives & Co-opted Members
Zaneta Aislabie, Helen Cartmell, Susan Edwards, Danette Ngarewa, Amanda Pahi and Ross Tukukino

Staff Representative
Melissa Sudfeldt

Student Representative
Ryan Hooper-Smith

Principal 
Judith Taylor

Board Secretary 
Karen Huaki-Feaver

 

Policy
All school policies are available for viewing at the College or through contacting the Board Secretary.

 

Meetings
Our Board meets on the last Thursday of each month @ 6.00pm. Please contact the Board Secretary for further information.

 

Contact

To contact the Board, email: board@upperhutt.school.nz