Our Staff


Keryl Lee: Principal/Room 1 Classroom Teacher



Michelle Carmichael (Mrs. C): Room 3 Classroom TeacherChristmas 2010

Mrs C. joined us at the start of Term 2, 2013. Her interests include writing poetry, reading, getting together with friends, and Hot Rodding! Her husband owns a Hot Rod and Michelle loves to ride around in it when she can. Mrs C was an office administrator before deciding to become a teacher. Her decision was brought about by a desire to make a difference in people’s lives. Michelle was originally a ‘Westie’ being brought up in West Auckland but now lives near Wellsford. She has a school age son.



Mandy Gibson: Teacher Aide









Aya with her son Chase

Aya Bingley: Office Administrator

Aya Bingley is our school administrator. She is at school on Tuesday-Friday from 9:00am until 3:00pm. Aya lives on the adjoining sheep, beef, deer and avocado farm.  Aya was born in Japan, has a Kiwi Dad, a Japanese Mum and a very multicultural Son who is also of Samoan and German descent! When she is not at school, she enjoys time with family and anything creative.