Waikanae Primary School The children of today are the leaders of tomorrow. Ngā mokopuna o te ra nei Ngā rangatire o āpōpō.

Essie Russell


Lead Teacher Year 2 Room 9




Bachelor of Arts (Bachelor of Teaching) Masters Of Education

General Information

Essie joined Waikanae School from Rata Street School in 2018 teaching a class of Year 5-6 students. In 2019 she will move levels to be the Lead Teacher of the Year 1-2 Teaching Team in Te Waharua Tahi. Essie is also a Leader of our Enviro Schools Initiative.