Announcement : 

Please ensure all children bring a full water bottle to school daily as the water fountains are still closed due to Orange CPF (Covid Protection Framework).


Board of Trustees Birkdale North Primary is governed by 5 elected parent trustees, an elected staff trustee and the Principal. The current Board encompasses a variety of skills and expertise to guide the success of the school. The Board can be contacted at

The Board of Trustees meets monthly in the school staffroom and meetings are open to the public.

Board of Trustees members 2019 to 2022
Presiding member:
Greg Ratcliffe                    Parent elected representative
Mikael Boulic                    Parent elected representative
Matt Elliott                        Parent elected representative
Maud Chatras                   Parent elected representative (05/01/2022)
Brooke Matthews             Parent elected representative (05/01/2022)
Alan Curtis                         Co opted member
Lisa Ellsworth                   Staff elected representative
Jan McDonald                   Principal

Birkdale North School by election results

Poari pānui / board announcements:

BOT minutes:
24th March 2022 BNS Board Public minutes
10th February 2022 BNS Board Public Minutes
15th November 2021 Special meeting Minutes
4 November 2021 BNS Board Public Minutes
12 August 2021 BOT Public Minutes
01 July 2021 Board Public Minutes
20 May 2021 Board Public Agenda and Minutes
25th February 2021 BOT Public Minutes
8th April 2021 BOT Public Minutes 
17th December 2020 BOT Public Minutes
19th November 2020 BOT Public Minutes
24th September 2020 BOT Public Minutes
30th July 2020 BOT Public Minutes

Annual Report:
2020 Annual Report Birkdale North School
2019 Annual Report Birkdale North School

Proposed Enrolment Scheme Information
Proposed Enrolment Scheme
Information & FAQs For Parents