A group of dedicated and enthusiastic parents together with representatives of the Board and staff make up the Rangi Ruru Parent Teacher Association (PTA). The PTA is an active committee who meet monthly, normally on the second Tuesday of the month during the school term.

The PTA’s provides an important link between parents and the school and are instrumental in providing fundraising support, social opportunities and parent education to the school community. Some of the activities the PTA are involved with include:

  • Year level social functions for parents
  • New entrants’ BBQ
  • Fundraisers (including an annual parent event)
  • Parent education evenings
  • Gifting of travel fund grants
  • Gifting of school wish list grants
  • Tea and coffee refreshment serving at school functions
  • Father Daughter Barn Dance
  • Second hand uniform sales

Visit Forms to download the travel fund and wish list application forms.

Get involved

If you would like to become involved with the school, the PTA would welcome your interest, input and support throughout the year. You may like to assist by:

  • Becoming a PTA Committee member
  • Joining the list of PTA Volunteers (assisting with tea pouring at school functions)
  • Assisting with the second hand uniform sales, on a rostered basis

PTA members

President Julie Calder
Vice President  Jane Thomson
Secretary Vacant – contact President, Julie Calder to apply
Treasurer Mike Gooby
Committee                                              Sue Spiers, Raylene Gooby, Dave Evans, Fiona Greene, Nicky O’Rourke, Jackie Cotter, Monique Malloch, Frances Barnham, Charlotte Bryden, Niki Newman, Sara Philip, Pip Anderson, Geraldine Kilpatrick, Gillian Dunn, Tracey McCarron, Lynne McDonald, Christine Duxbury, Karyn Helms, Jude Lange, Annette Fraser, Mary Smith
Board rep  Jo Blair
School rep Stephanie Barnett
Staff rep Amelia Davis


For further information on how you can get involved, contact PTA President Julie Calder at

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