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Student Information & Key Contacts

Atawhai Leader

The students’ Atawhai Leader is an important first point of contact, a key support person and a guide throughout the College years, not only for the students but for family members. Please contact the Atawhai Leader in the first instance to discuss all aspects of school life.

Contacting your child at school

Please telephone or email the Student Centre if you need to contact your child during school hours. Please do not contact your child directly as this can cause disruption to lessons.

Student use of school telephone

If a student needs to make an urgent telephone call, please consult a Teacher, the Student Centre or Reception.

Office/Reception

Hours: 8am–4pm

Please contact our office administration team if you change your physical address, email address or phone number.

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 09 477 9009

Hours: 8am–3.30pm

Please visit the Student Centre for:

  • Timetables.
  • ID Cards.
  • All notes including Medical Certificates.
  • Late passes – if you are late to school you will need a pass. Visit the Student Centre with a signed note from a parent/caregiver.
  • Signing in/out – if you need to leave school for an appointment during school hours, please go to the Student Centre with a signed note from your parent/caregiver and to officially sign out. Signing out can only occur with written confirmation from a student’s parent/caregiver.
  • Attendance – if you are unable to come to school, please ask a parent/caregiver to phone the Student Centre by 9.30am on the day of your absence by calling 477 9009 extn 878.
  • Yearbooks.
  • Uniform – if you do not have the correct uniform, go to the Student Centre before school to obtain a pass. Please show a note from a parent/caregiver explaining the reason and the date when you will be back in correct uniform.
  • Lost/found/stolen property – report to the Student Centre at interval and lunchtime.
  • Damaged property – report to the Student Centre at interval and lunchtime, or let your teacher know as soon as possible.
Student Centre Manager Mrs Maryann Denny Ext 896 Email Student Centre
Attendance Officer Email Attendance Officer

The International Department assists international students by providing pastoral support, administration, help with visa renewals and trips.

Homestay Coordinators

Mrs Jayne Jones Ext 816 Email Me
Mrs Tian Yang Ext 874 Email Me
24hr Emergency Contact 0800 528 2555

The Learning Support Faculty assists students and parents with additional learning needs.

Head of Learning Support Email Learning Support

Our counseling team aims to help students explore any difficulties and concerns and to develop their capabilities and resilience. They offer leadership and expertise that promotes positive relationships through awareness of and respect for other’s differences. Students can request appointments by email during school hours.

Guidance Counsellors Email Guidance Counsellor

Head of Wellbeing

Hiltrud Egle Ext 840 Email Me
Burnedette Oosthuizen Ext 840 Email Me
Bella Crane-O’Connor Email Me
Jackson Roach Email Youthworkers
Anja Streibel

The Careers Centre assists students and parents at all levels:

  • Career information.
  • Finding work experience opportunities.
  • Preparing for job interviews and CVs.
  • Linking to short polytech courses.
  • Advice on appropriate courses leading towards particular careers.
  • Gateway work placements.

For general inquiries please email the Careers Centre.

Careers Advisor Mrs Katherine Thomas Ext 839 Email Me
Gateway / STAR / Work Experience Coordinator Mrs Kelly Rose Ext 811 Email Me
Careers Office Administrator Mrs Tanja Savov Ext 837 Email Me

 

School software and connectivity support can be provided by the school IT technician. To find more information on IT assistance please visit our  IT Information page

Hours: 8.30am–4.30pm

If a student requires urgent assistance outside of these hours, please see Reception.For students’ medical needs, the Medical Room offers:• First aid treatment for illness, injury, anxiety or ongoing needs.• Medication storage – Long Bay College does not provide any medication. Please bring it in from home and it will be stored in the locked medical cupboard under your name. If you take regular medication, please bring it in.

Medical Attendant Mrs Amanda Palmer Ext 444 Email Me
If a student feels ill or is injured while at school, the student attends the Medical Room where we request that the school contacts the parent/caregiver, not only to inform them of their child’s health status but ensures the student is attended to and is safe, and that we can confirm the support required.

Our college Physiotherapist will see students who have an ACC injury. This could be from an injury at home or at school. An appointment must be made to see the Physiotherapist.

Physiotherapist Mrs Chris Nevin phone or text: 021 086 90745 Email Me

 

Please check:

Hours: 8.15am–4.15pm

Library Manager Mrs Libby Staden-Lea Ext 898 Email Me

 

 

Email addresses for all teaching staff are available here. For contact with support staff that has not already been listed please contact reception to direct you to the right department.

Sport

The Sport Centre will assist students and parents at all levels with sporting information such as fixtures, uniform and equipment.
Email Sports Centre

Latitude 36 Fitness Hub

Hours: 3.30pm–5pm, Monday–Thursday

The College Fitness Centre is a great facility and can be accessed by all students.

Director of Sport Mr Paul Field Ext 876 Email Me
Sports Coordinators Mrs Karen Orsler Ext 864 Email Me
Mrs Sarah Phoenix Ext 864 Email Me

Arts and Clubs

Please visit the Arts and Clubs page and the Music and Performance page for more information and contacts about the co-curricular activities we offer.

To discuss opportunities or for advice or guidance about choosing co-curricular activities, students are requested to contact their Atawhai Leader.