Jackie Sutherland - Principal

Kia ora, Bula vinaka, Ni hao, Ahn nyung, Wei ho ma, Kee haal hai, Vannakkam, Jomreep sua, Sawat dee, Privet, Kumusta, Nabad, Konichiwa, Hello, Namaste, Suosdei, Halō, Sà-wàt-dii, Bonjour, Guten tag, Hallo, Talofa, Malo e lelei, Tena koutou katoa ko te Kura o Whataitai. 

Ko Jackie Sutherland ahau. I am proud to be Tumuaki/Principal of Te Kura o Whataitai. 

It is my priority to ensure all our tamariki are empowered to bring their best self forward, to learn and grow, be happy and active. Simply celebrated for whom they are and what the future may hold!

I love that our school has a diverse international feel. I look around at our tamariki and love the uniqueness that each child’s culture brings. We pride ourselves on providing a supportive and creative learning spaces catering for Year 0-6. An inclusive school where differences are celebrated and ākonga, our learners are leaders of the future, working together as one for the collective good of all our learners.

One team – students, parents and staff unite!