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Update from the Commissioner - Mike Rondel

05 Jul 2024

Tēnā koutou katoa, warm greetings to all. Following up from my communication on 28 May, I wanted to give you an update as we head into the term break.

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Update from the Commissioner - Mike Rondel

28 May 2024

Tēnā koutou katoa, warm greetings to all.  It has been some time since I have provided an update to you all on governance related matters for the School. For that I apologise. There are a number of matters that I am aware our School community have asked for updates on, and these have also required considerable time and attention of myself and the Leadership team.

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Advisory Group Meeting - 1 December 2022

21 Dec 2022

The newly formed Advisory Group had their first meeting on 1 December. Meeting notes and an NZSL summary are available on the Advisory Group page of our website.

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Commissioner Update - Advisory Group Members Confirmed

15 Nov 2022

Kia ora koutou, Following my update on 20 October, this message is to let you know about the confirmed members of our Ko Taku Reo – Deaf Education Advisory Group.

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Commissioner Update - Acting Executive Principal

03 Nov 2022

Kia ora koutou, Last week I spent time with the Executive Leadership Team and discussed various options around the appointment of an Acting Executive Principal. A key priority for me is to ensure continuity and stability for our staff, and to allow for the good work that is already happening to continue.

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Commissioner Update 20 October 2022

20 Oct 2022

Kia ora koutou, Firstly, I would like to say thank you to everyone who has sent through questions and feedback since my first message to the school community at the end of September. I would like to update you on a couple of key matters:​​​​​​​ The first is that I am pleased to say that I have asked Dr Denise Powell, the former Chair of the Board, to work with me in a part-time capacity to provide stakeholder and governance support. Denise will be familiar to many of you and her governance experience and relationships with stakeholders will greatly assist me in my role.

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