?Michelle Ballard – Deputy Principal

Michelle’s oversight of Curriculum continues to develop innovative educational practice that underpins on our vision for every student to reach his or her academic potential. Her role focuses on transformative practices for staff and students through developing pedagogical approaches (improved teaching) and professional development. Her leadership has seen a number of ground-breaking initiatives implemented, including the development of a shared student graduate profile, student learning disposition matrices, and our shared ‘Ko Wai Ra’ theme to begin theYear 9 programme.

Michelle also sees her role as continually improving and refining a streamlined user-friendly staff appraisal system.

As a senior leader, Michelle has leadership over the learning and pastoral care for all students in Year 13.