Te Kura Tuarua o Te Kauaeranga Thames High School Board

Te Kura Tuarua o Te Kauaeranga / Thames High School Board, in consultation with parents, staff, and students, provides strategic direction for the school and develops, monitors, and reviews school policy. The tumuaki / principal, senior leadership team, and staff align the operational plans and activities with the strategic objectives set out, to ensure we provide high-quality education and a safe learning environment for all our students. 

If you wish to bring matters to the attention of the Board, please contact the Presiding Member via the Board Secretary, Tracey Reed email at board@thameshigh.school.nz
For more information about the role of the Board, please visit New Zealand School Trustees Association.

Board meetings are held monthly, typically on the last Monday of the month (except for April and September 2024, coinciding with school holidays).

Meetings are open to the public and parents and whānau are welcome to attend. Refer to the school calendar for the date of the next board meeting.

Siobhan Flanigan
Presiding Member (PM)
Brendon Wilkinson
Deputy Presiding Member
Michael Hart
Tumuaki / Principal
 Karen Hutchinson
Parent Representative
John McKeowen
Parent Representative
Kathleen Ngamane

Parent Representative – Ngāti Maru
Wayne Whitney
Parent Representative
Ngaio Hodson-Rapana
Parent Representative
Kiryn Curnow
Staff Representative
Abby Greenwood
Student Representative
Tracey Reed
Board Secretary
email: board@thameshigh.school.nz

Board Meetings 2024

Monday 26 February
Monday 25 March
Monday 27 May
Monday 24 June
Monday 29 July
Monday 26 August
Tuesday 29 October
(Monday Labour Day)
Monday 25 November




Board Minutes 2023

Minutes 27 February 2023
Minutes 27 March 2023
Minutes 1 May 2023
Minutes 29 May 2023
Minutes 31 July 2023
Minutes 28 August 2023
Minutes 30 October 2023
Minutes 4 December 2023

Board Minutes 2024




Board Meeting Policy

Governance Board Meeting Policy

Delegations of Authority

Schedule of Delegations
Memorandum of Delegations
Financial Authorities Delegation

Terms of Reference

Property Committee
Personnel Committee