Hillsborough Primary School

School of First Choice in the Hillsborough Community

Our Staff

Hillsborough Primary School has an extremely passionate and professional teaching staff, backed up by a great support team.

Senior Management


Principal:
Mr Mark Lewington 
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Deputy Principal:
Mrs Kara Hodgson
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Syndicate Leaders


Koru Syndicate Leader
Mrs Greta Ashton, Year 1 - Room 11
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Koru Syndicate Leader:
Miss Heather Cameron, Year 2 - Room 7
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Kauri Syndicate Leader:
Miss Joy Paton, Year 5/6 - Room 3
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Rata Syndicate Leader:
Mrs Jenny Elston Year 3/4 - Room 16
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Classroom Teachers


Mrs Tawnee Sowman
Year 5/6 - Room 1 
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Mrs Sarah Baxter
Year 5/6 - Room 2
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Mr Peter Lehmann
Year 5/6 - Room 4 
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Mrs Katie O'Shea and Mrs Jill Dawson
Year 5/6 - Room 5

Mrs Coralie McIntyre-Robinson

Year 2 - Room 8
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Mrs Gita Sukha
Year 1 - Room 9
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Mrs E Schwartz
Year 0/1 - Room 10
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Mrs Julie Lattimer
Year 0/1 - Room 12
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Miss Claire Steele
Year 2 - Room 15 
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Mrs Patricia Carlyle
Year 3/4 - Room 14

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Mrs Carrie Leong
Year 3/4 - Room 18 
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Mrs Celina Baker
Year 3/4 - Room 17

Miss Marie Peterson
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Year 3/4 - Room 18

Release Teachers


Mrs Gafa Maiava, Classroom Release Teacher

Mrs Mary Melville, Classroom Release Teacher

Support Staff


Thelma Cooper, Office Administrator
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Mrs Natalie McLauchlan, Receptionist
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Diana Youngson, Finance Officer
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Mrs Carole Green, Property Manager

Mrs Wendy Ellis, Teacher's Aide

Mrs Deb Thomas, Teacher's Aide

Mrs Kylee Pihema, Teacher's Aide

Mrs Carla Vossen-Chong, Teacher's Aide

Mrs Lyn Allan, Librarian

Mrs Megan Cooley, Librarian