Howick College Board

The Howick College Board, in consultation with parents, staff and students, provides strategic direction for the school and develops, monitors and reviews school policy. The 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.

 For more information about the role of the Board, please visit New Zealand School Trustees Association.

Student Representative 2022/23

Congratulations to Sophie White (Y11) on her election as the Student Representative for 2022/23. Sophie would like to see all students have a voice in decisions that are made at the school and is committed to being the channel of communication between Howick College and its students. Her goal is to help create an environment in which all individuals strive for success. We wish Sophie the very best in her endeavours.

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We would also like to thank the following nominees and acknowledge their courage in putting themselves forward as candidates: Prajna Chaudhry Y11, Blake Ingram Y10, Simran Parmar Y11, Tanmay Sahota Y10, Manas Suryadevara Y10 and
Mahalet Wale Y11

Our Board Members

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Mr Miles Stratford

Presiding Board Member


HR/Curriculum Committee 


Community Development/

International Students Committee

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Ms Michele Heywood

Deputy Presiding Board Member


HR/Curriculum Committee Chair

Community Development/

International Students Committee


Mr Iva Ropati


HR/Curriculum Committee

Finance Committee

Property/Health & Safety Committee

Community Development/

International Students Committee


Ms Sharon King

Staff Representative


Finance Committee

Property/Health and Safety Committee

HR/Curriculum Committee


Mr Richard Tosh

Property/Health and Safety Committee Chair


Finance Committee Deputy Chair

HR/Curriculum Committee

Community Development/

International Students

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Ms Carin Newbould

Community Development/

International Students Deputy Chair

HR/Curriculum Committee

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Mrs Lorraine Mackereth

Board Secretary


Zachary Wight

Student  Representative


Board Meeting Dates 2022

Wednesday 23 February

Wednesday 30 March

Wednesday 25 May

Wednesday 22 June

Wednesday 17 August

Wednesday 14 September

Wednesday 9 November

Wednesday 7 December

Board Announcements 2022

Upcoming Board Meeting Agenda

Board  Policy Statements

Complaints Procedure

Complaints Procedure

Audited Financial Statements