Meet our dedicated staff:

Tua Marina School is a very inclusive environment where all staff work together as a team to ensure the best outcomes for all. We are very proud of the following excerpt from the ERO summary:

'The school effectively caters for students’ learning and wellbeing. Student achievement levels in reading, writing and mathematics are high. Māori students are achieving very well against the National Standards. Quality teaching practices support the implementation of the school’s broad curriculum. E-learning is well established in classrooms. School governance and leadership is strong.'

Nick Raynor

Nick Raynor


Emily Soward

Emily Sowerby

                  Deputy Principal

                        Year 7/8

Laura Thompson

laura thompson 2017

Year 0/1

Whaea Jess Kopua

Jess Kopua

                         Year 2

Melissa Bryant

Melissa Bryant

Year 3

Julian Mason

Julian Mason

                   Year 5/6

Caroline Abbott

caroline abbot

          Reading Recovery

Sarah Burrows

angela taylor 2017

Office Administrator

Lorraine Regan

Lorraine Regan for website

Teacher Aide / Administrator

Phill Best

Chris Lammas for website


Sue Gill

sue gill