From our BoT

Growing our membership at Governance Level

Kotahi te hoe, ka ū te waka ki uta - Paddling in unison the waka will reach land.

Our school will be a vibrant and diverse safe place of learning, where ALL will strive co-operatively for excellence. Thank you to our departing BoT Members; long standing Chairperson, Andrea Johnston and elected members, Luke Hale, Cindy Dargaville and Kim Lockley. We appreciate the time and energy you gave to your roles.

2019 Elections - new members join the team

We welcome back Wati Ngamane and Alex McGowan as guides to our new members; Karamia Turoa, Velma Kopa and staff representative, Janna Brewster. We welcome, Michael Barlow as our new Chairperson.

Board Responsibility

The board of trustees is a crown entity and is responsible for the governance of this school. The key focus of their role is the improvement of student progress and achievement.

At Thames South School, the board of trustees is responsible for the following board-level overarching policies:

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Final 2019 Charter.Strategic Plan (1).pdf


The final charter in the latest 3 year cycle, reviewed and finalised by our outgoing Governance Team.

Empowering through language, identity and culture.


In the interest of transparency and sound financial management the school's annual accounts are now shared online.

2027_2018_AudFin_Thames South School.pdf