Teachers

Anna Johnson

Hi my name is Anna, I am a teacher aide working primarily with a special needs child on a one to one basis. I also have 3 children attending Tikorangi School. I really enjoy the community atmosphere of Tikorangi School.

Carolyn Parker

Hi, I'm Carolyn. I'm married to Ed and we have two teenage children. After growing up in Palmerston North and teaching in Te Puke for three years I shifted to Taranaki to take up a one year teaching position and have stayed ever since! I have had a long association

Helen Pool

Hi I’m Helen and I have been teaching at Tikorangi School in various part time positions since 2006. Currently I am teaching Year 4 and Year 5 students.  I am very passionate about Tikorangi School as I  grew up in Tikorangi and I am an ex pupil. I also started

Helene Shaw

I am teaching the New Entrants this year. I am born and raised in the Waitara area and I have taught here for a number of years. I have many connections with whanau and past pupils around the community. I find it is not only what you teach children but

Holly Gilmer

Kia ora, I’m Holly. I’m beginning my first year at Tikorangi, teaching year 1 and 2 students. I grew up in New Plymouth and have recently moved home after finishing my studies in Canterbury. I love spending time outdoors, particularly at the beach. I am passionate about creating lifelong learners

Jadd Waters

Hi, my name is Jadd Waters. I  teach year 4 and Year 5 students. 

Katie Ford

Kia Ora! I’m Katie Ford, and this year I am excited to be working in Team Kea with my wonderful colleague Holly Gilmer,  teaching year one and two. Originally a South Taranaki girl, I studied in Waikato and ventured further to Auckland where I taught for three years at a

Lynne Smith

Hi. My name is Lynne Smith. I have been working as a Teacher Aide for 18 years. I came to Tikorangi School 13 years ago and have been working as a Teacher Aide. I became the Librarian 3 years ago, which I really love. I attended Tikorangi School as a

Principal Kerry Nancarrow

Welcome to Tikorangi School! I am excited to be the new Principal at Tikorangi as of Term 3, 2019. I look forward to meeting you all.  Our students, staff, BOT and community are amazing!!!  So positive and with the best interests of our students at heart. What a fantastic school!!

Rachel Olson

Kia Ora. I have been at Tikorangi since 2005 and am teaching Year 3 this year. I am married and have two boys who were both privileged to attend Tikorangi. I am passionate about making sure every child has what they need to learn effectively, hence I am the school

Sue Wood

My name is Sue Wood. I am the Office Administrator. I grew up in Waitara and moved back to the area in 2005. I started at Tikorangi as a teacher aide and then applied for the position of office administrator in 2006. I love all the variations that my job

Vicky Cleaver

Hi I am Vicky. I have been working at Tikorangi School since 2015. I really enjoy working here because of the friendly students and staff.

Victor du Toit