Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is a group of elected members who help support in the governance of our School.

Board of Trustees Members 2022 - 2025

Maungaraki School Board

The board works in partnership with the school and it's community and is responsible for the governance of Maungaraki School. The board:

  • ensures every student can reach their highest possible standard in student achievement

  • is the employer of all staff in the school

  • sets the school’s strategic direction in consultation with parents, whānau, staff and the wider school community

  • is responsible for overseeing the management of personnel, curriculum, property, finance, policy and administration

Casual vacancy for a parent representative - 22 February 2024

A casual vacancy has occurred on the school board for an elected parent representative due to the resignation of Paul Matthews.

The board has decided to fill the vacancy by selection.

If 10% or more of eligible voters on the school roll ask the board, within 28 days of this notice being published, to hold a by-election to fill the vacancy, then a by-election will be held.

Request for a by-election should be sent to our Presiding Member by 21 March 2024. The details are:

Aaron Moore
Presiding Member (chair)
Maungaraki School Board
137 Dowse Drive

Board Members

Shane Robinson: Principal
Aaron Moore: Presiding Chair (Te Tiriti o Waitangi)
Kim Webby: (Staff Representative)
Lisa Agent: (Property Portfolio)
Lizzie Briscoe (Finance & Policy Portfolio)
Megan Hurley: (Home & School & Engagement)

If you would like to contact the Board of Trustees please email:

Postal address:
Board Secretary
137 Dowse Drive
Lower Hutt 5010

Meetings for 2024 : 

Week 4 - 21 Feb
Week 9 - 27 March
Week 2 - 8 May
Week 8 - 19 June
Week 2 - 31 July
Week 8 - 11 September
Week 2 - 23 October
Week 7 - 27 November
Week 9 - 11 December

Board Meetings are held in our school staff room at 6pm.