Board of Trustees

2019 Meetings:
Monday 24 June
Monday 29 July
Monday 26 August
Monday 23 September
Tuesday 29 October
Monday 25 November 


Board Members:

Loretta Johnstone
Parent Trustee

Anthony Ririnui
Parent Trustee

Graham Yorke
Parent Trustee

Jethro Le Roy - Chairperson
Parent Trustee

Colin Reeder
Co-opted Trustee

Geoff Bird
Staff Representative

Elvie Fox
Student Representative

Steve Lindsey

Kerri Turanga
Board Secretary


Meeting Minutes
(all minutes have been signed by the Chairperson)

April 2019

March 2019

February 2019



2017 Annual Accounts 




2019 Board of Trustee Elections

Are you interested in becoming a board member?  Want to know more?

NZSTA would like to encourage parent and whanau participation on school boards in order to help shape and support the education of their children. To that end, they will be rolling out the Korari Programme for anyone interested in finding out about standing for the school board elections and having a say in the education of their children. Below are resource links to help inform you.

1.  Korari: a programme that provides you with governance training to help you understand the role of school boards of trustees.

We will be rolling out information sessions for Korari in terms 1&2

2.  Korari form: NZSTA will support anyone who advises us they are interested in becoming a trustee, by way of the workshops but also providing access to our Learning Management System where online modules re. school governance, student achievement etc. can be completed.

Attached is a form for completion which can be emailed to

3.  Community member guide to the role of the board of trustees: This explains a lot of commonly asked questions and information about becoming a trustee.


The Board of Trustees is the governing body for Papamoa College, and sets the strategic direction for the future. 

Principal and Senor Leadership Team are responsible for the daily running of the school, executing the annual plan, and focusing on the student achievement targets.

2019 Board Election Dates

Call for Nominations by: Friday 10 May 2019

Nominations close: Friday 24 May 2019

Election Day: Friday 7 June 2019

Votes Counted/Declared: Thursday 13 June 2019

New Board takes office: Friday 14 June 2019

First Board meeting of the new Board: 24 June 2019


2018 Charter

2018 Student Achievement Targets 


Board Meetings

Currently the Board meets on the third Monday of each month - with the exception of no meetings during any school holidays.


The Board can be contacted at:


Complaints Policy


2016 ERO Report

This ERO report is a good review of the school's strengths and areas for continuing development.

2016 ERO Report.

The school can expect the next ERO Review to be conducted in 2019.


2017 NZQA Report

2017 NZQA MNA report   

This report communicates that the school has robust and effective processes in place to effcetively assess stuydent achievement using the National Qualifications Framework - NCEA.


Papamoa College has been recognised by the Ministry of Education for Improved NCEA Achievement for the last three years.

2016 Student Achievement Summary

The Board is pleased to be able to share with you the 2016 Student Achievement Summary.

2016 Student Achievement Summary