Term Dates 2022:

Term 1: Thursday 3 February - Thursday 14 April

Term 2: Monday 2 May - Friday 8 July

Term 3: Monday 25 July - Friday 30 September

Term 4: Monday 17 October - TBC


Contact Details:

Rotorua Specialist School
36 Kea Street
Selwyn Heights
ROTORUA 3015
Phone: (07) 3476717
Fax no: (07) 3476714
Email: office@rss.ac.nz

Senior Leadership Team

PRINCIPAL: Sherie Collins

DEPUTY PRINCIPAL: Ashley Stubbing

ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL: Campbell Harrison

ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL: Shelley Honig


Teachers & Teacher Aides - Satellite Classes

TEACHER: Kathryn Beattie - Aorangi School (Room 9)

TEACHER AIDE: Nikki - Aorangi School

TEACHER AIDE: Maria - Aorangi School

TEACHER: Tina Rewi-McRoy - Owhata Primary School

TEACHER AIDE: Dhayna - Owhata Primary School

TEACHER AIDE:  - Owhata Primary School

TEACHER AIDE: Karen - Owhata Primary School

TEACHER: Jenn Montgomery - Sunset Primary School (Room 8)

TEACHER AIDE: Sam - Sunset Primary School

TEACHER AIDE: Nina - Sunset Primary School

TEACHER AIDE: Grace - Sunset Primary School

TEACHER: Awhina Kerr - Sunset Primary School

TEACHER AIDE: Marcia - Sunset Primary School

TEACHER AIDE: Solange - Sunset Primary School

Passed on April 3, 2022

Much loved by staff, students and families

Rest gently

TEACHER AIDE: Mike - Sunset Primary School

TEACHER: Iain Picken - Kaitao Intermediate

TEACHER AIDE: Fiona - Kaitao Intermediate

TEACHER AIDE: Karalyn - Kaitao Intermediate

TEACHER AIDE: Delaney - Kaitao Intermediate

TEACHER: Sylvia Lees - Malfroy School  (Room 18)

TEACHER AIDE: Aaron - Malfroy School

TEACHER AIDE: Vikki - Malfroy School

TEACHER AIDE: Sam - Malfroy School

TEACHER: Sarah Kinsella - Malfroy School (Room 17)

TEACHER AIDE: Frankie - Malfroy School

TEACHER AIDE: Michelle - Malfroy School

TEACHER AIDE: Vera - Malfroy School

TEACHER: Kathy Scott - Western Heights Primary

TEACHER AIDE: Brie - Western Heights Primary

TEACHER AIDE: Liza - Western Heights Primary

TEACHER: Jenny Grey - Mountview Primary

TEACHER AIDE : Robyn - Mountview Primary

TEACHER AIDE: Jan - Mountview Primary

TEACHER: Anna Roberts - Selwyn School

TEACHER AIDE: Raewyn - Selwyn School

TEACHER AIDE: Kim - Selwyn School


Teachers & Teacher Aides - Base

TEACHER: Zac Markham - Room 1A

TEACHER AIDE: Greg 1A

TEACHER AIDE: Jodi - Room 1A

TEACHER AIDE: Linda - Room 1A

TEACHER: Olly Eason - Room 1B

TEACHER AIDE: Amanda - Room 1B

TEACHER AIDE: Kerry - Room 1B

TEACHER: Daryl Watene - Room 2

TEACHER AIDE: Nicky - Room 2

TEACHER AIDE: Tracy - Room 2

TEACHER: Angela van der Bruggen - Room 3

TEACHER AIDE: Kylie - Room 3

TEACHER AIDE: Lester - Room 3

TEACHER: Luhgee Lim - Room 4

TEACHER AIDE: Liani - Room 4

TEACHER AIDE: Dawn - Room 4

TEACHER: Ron Thornton - Room 5

TEACHER AIDE: Ang - Room 5

TEACHER AIDE: Shelley - Room 5

TEACHER AIDE: Sharee - Room 5


Specialists/Therapists

Suzie - Physiotherapist

Karen - Physiotherapist

Michelle - Orientation & Mobility Specialist

Mandana - Speech & Language Therapist

Laury - Speech & Language Therapist

Cian - Occupational Therapist

Pearl - Occupational Therapist

Dave - Psychologist

Phil - Music Teacher

Aiden - Cultural Leader


Administration & Additional Staff

Jenny Williams - Office Administrator

Nikki Sigley - Office Support

Carey Bennett - Learning Support Co-ordinator

Mike Paton - Classroom Release Teacher

Steve McIntosh - Caretaker

2021 Staff Photos