Te Ao Mārama

07 595 0595 33 Hare Puke Drive, Hamilton

Meet our Leadership Team

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Tony Grey
Role

Principal

Email

tony@teaomarama.school.nz

General Information

I am hugely honoured and excited to be the first Principal of Te Ao Mārama. The challenge of leading and developing a brand new state of the art school is one that I am very passionate and excited about.

I have held leadership roles in a number of schools and have particular strengths in change leadership, enabling collaborative high performing teams, and future focused education.

My previous leadership experience has taught me the importance of developing a strong, connected school community - a major focus in this role. I believe Te Ao Mārama is a stunning learning environment for the entire community and I look forward to sharing it with you.

Sally Grylls-Thomas
Role

Deputy Principal

Email

sally@teaomarama.school.nz

General Information

I am very honoured to be one of the Deputy Principals appointed to work alongside learners, parents and teachers at Te Ao Mārama.

I have over 20 years teaching experience and this role is one I am thoroughly enjoying.

I am from Hamilton and apart from a few years teaching in Auckland and overseas, I have lived in Hamilton all my life.

I consider my role an exciting and rare opportunity; being part of the development of a new school, and making connections with families in one of Hamilton's fastest growing communities.

Anna Pratt
Role

Deputy Principal

Email

anna@teaomarama.school.nz

General Information

I am incredibly excited and humbled to be appointed as one of the deputy principals for Te Ao Mārama.

I have taught at various schools in the district over the years but most recently Te Totara Primary and Rototuna Junior High School.

I am passionate about making education meaningful, engaging and relevant for our learners. I look forward to continuing to work in our awesome community and getting to know your children.