School Board

School Board elections are held every three years. The Board meets monthly, and visitors are always welcome. If you would like to email a Board member please don't hesitate. Our email address is bot@riverina.school.nz

The School Board is a community elected group representing the families of Riverina School.

The Board is responsible for the governance of the school. This involves making decisions about eg. property, personnel, finance, policies, and particularly about student achievement and welfare. Please find attached our Annual Financial Report for 2021.

School Docs is our "cloud based" policy and procedure system. This is a comprehensive core set of policies that have been well-researched and follow the Ministry of Education National Administration Guidelines. Each term there are policies and procedures for review. You can find our policies and procedures by following the below instructions.

  1. Go to schooldocs.co.nz

  2. Start typing Riverina and then select it from the dropdown list.

  3. Enter the community username (riverina) and password (Millen)


Meeting Dates 2022

The Board meets twice a term in the Board Room located in the Riverina School Office Block, at 6.30pm


Term One

Term commences 3 February

- Monday 21 February

- Monday 21 March

Term finishes 14 April


Term Two

Term commences 2 May

- Monday 16 May

- Monday 20 June

Term finishes 8 July


Term Three

Term commences 25 July

- Monday 15 August

- Monday 19 September

Term finishes 30 September


Term Four

Term commences 17 October

- Monday 31 October

- Monday 28 November

Term finishes 16 December



Presiding Member: Joycelyn Tauevihi

Email: bot@riverina.school.nz


Principal: Carol Dickinson

Email: c.dickinson@riverina.school.nz


Staff Representative: Arinam Goundar

Email: a.goundar@riverina.school.nz


Thomas Field

Maria Zafirova

Davin Maui

Elnez Tofa

Donald Wotherspoon


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