Terrigal Public School

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Our staff

Get to know our school staff. We're all here to help.

Our professional, university-educated teachers encourage students to develop a love of learning and a desire to succeed. They maintain the highest integrity and concern for your child’s wellbeing.

The principal is responsible for the educational leadership and management of our school. If you would like to speak to the principal, please contact us to make an appointment.

Our school administrative staff can answer inquiries or direct you to the appropriate staff member for help.

Staff list

Principal - Mr Michael Burgess

Deputy Principal - Mrs Tracey McKeown, Mrs Sandy Knowles

Assistant Principal (ES1) - Mrs Brooke Walkaden (Rel)

Assistant Principal (Stage 1) - Mrs Tamara Slattery

Assistant Principal (Stage 2) - Mr Mitchell Meldrum

Assistant Principal (Stage 3) - Mr Clint Lowe

Assistant Principal (Special Education) - Mrs Cindy Martin (Rel)


Kinder -  Mr Henry Devine, Mrs Kat Hurrell, Mrs Tayla Lythall, Miss Courtney Page, Ms Joanne Taylor, Mrs Gabby Ralphs

Year 1 - Miss Stephanie Dickinson, Ms Felica  Horne, Mrs Nioka Finnelley, Ms Alex Jones, Mrs Karen Woodward, Miss Brodie Jarman, Mrs Kristie Castro

Year 2 - Miss Cinead Webb, Mrs Naomi Blyton, Mr Tom Hogan, Mrs Helen MacDonald, Mrs Kate Phillips

Year 3 - Mrs Heidi Murphy,  Miss Molly Bowman, Ms Kylie McCann, Mr James Ridley

Year 3/4 - Mrs Cassie Read

Year 4 - Mrs Karlene Long, Ms Alicia May, Ms Courtney Barnett, Mr Joel Delaney

Year 5 -  Mrs Belinda Sanderson, Mrs Lisa Bolte, Mr Ben Krisher, Mrs Sharna Tosevic, Mrs Kath Lester

Year 6 - Mrs Kylie Haines,  Mrs Gemma Cooper-Remington, Mrs Kath Lester, Mr Elliott Gordon, Miss Tahlee Hamilton

Support Classes - Mrs Cindy Martin, Mrs Kirsten Emrich, Mrs Anne Maree Turner, Ms Caitlin McMurray

Library - Mrs Nari Foster, Mr Josh Bridge

Technology - Mrs Gemma Cooper-Remington

RFF & QTSS - Mrs Irene Daimandaras, Mrs Brooke Walkaden, Mrs Tamara Slattery, Ms Annie Neale, Mr Clint Lowe

Learning and Support Teachers - Mrs Eileen Wyard, Mrs Claudia Cooney, Ms Brydie Tancred

Reading Tutors - Mrs Jody Tosh, Mrs Katie Dalton

Aboriginal Education/Social Media/Environment - Mr Mitch Meldrum

Itinerant Teacher Hearing - Mrs Glenys Ray, Miss Emily Rayner

EALD - Mrs Eileen Wyard

Counsellor -Mrs Kelly Hickey, Mrs Siobhan Quinn, Mrs Olivia Spohr

School Wellbeing - Julie Reynolds

School Admin Manager - Mrs Ulrike Myers

Office and Administration - Mrs Tracey Shearer, Mrs Tracey Wilson, Mrs Helene Annabel, Mrs Nicole Barry, Mrs Kathy Rudd

Classroom Reading Support - Ms Jo Hutchison

School Learning Support Officers (SLSO) - Mr Glenn Atherton, Mrs Julie Gregory, Mrs Samone Jenkins, Mrs Kerry Cole, Mrs Trish Crimmings, Ms Gemma Gardiman, Mrs Jane Clulow, Mr Ryan Montgomery, Mrs Karen Harauki, Mrs Sandy Rope, Ms Suzie Guilfoyle, Mrs Kathy Lofts, Miss Keely Herringe, Miss Jacqueline Annabel, Mrs Kate Booth, Mrs Kylie Abbott, Mrs Sharon Sneddon, Mrs Beth SHelley, Ms Mandy Unger, Mrs Kristen Quinn, Ms Kim Mollel, 

Canteen - Mrs Lyn Loveland, Mrs Mandy Williams

General Assistant - Mr Brendan Palmer

Cleaners - Mrs Denielle Billington, Mr James Ross, Mr Jake Mason-Wells