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.




Sarah Luond: Office Administrator / Teacher Aide10399257_40712025267_5154_n

Sarah Luond is our School Administrator and Teacher Aide. She is at school on Monday -Friday from 8.45am until 3:30pm. Sarah has lived in Tapora for over 11 years, and currently lives on a Dairy farm just around the road with her husband Kerrin and their 3 children.  Sarah was born and raised in the area and has enjoyed growing up surrounded by the Kaipara Harbour and all it has to offer.  When she is not at school she enjoys travelling, fishing, reading, music and spending time with friends and family.