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Elderslie High School

Elderslie High 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.

Elderslie High School staff 


Mrs Jennifer Lawrence

Deputy Principals

Mrs Joanne Amos

Ms Natalie Martin

Mr Dale White


Ms Carmen Thorne

Head Teacher Welbeing, Learning and Support

Mrs Jaclyn Thompson

Head Teacher Administration

Ms Elizabeth Siope 

Ms Teresa Wilson (Relieving)

Head Teacher Teaching and Learning

Ms Megan King 

Head Teacher Secondary Studies

Mrs Rebecca Shortt (Relieving)

Senior Studies Teacher

Ms Teresa Wilson


Ms Rebecca Whitfield


Ms Danielle Lysaught 

Technology Support Officer

Mr Paul Quinlan

Creative and performing arts

Ms Samantha Dennis (Head Teacher/Debating & Public Speaking Coordinator)

Mrs Emma Carusi

Ms Alisha Grimston-Eason (Dance Coordinator)

Ms Criselle Gulley

Ms Carolyn Prigg (Vocal Ensemble Coordinator)

Ms Laura Reece

Mr Rhyss Webb (Orchestra Coordinator)

English - Language

Ms Sonja Dokmanovic (Head Teacher)

Miss Julie Bun

Mr Mark Cutrupi 

Ms Margaret Draper

Miss Belinda Koloska

Ms Danielle Lysaught

Mrs Hannah Mahoney (Year 9 Assistant Student Adviser)

Mr Adriel Mani (Year 10 Assistant Student Adviser)

Ms Victoria Petinos (Year 9 Student Adviser)

Mrs Rebecca Shortt

Mr Frederick Tan (Computer Coordinator) 

Human society and its environment 

Ms Ashlee Roberts (Relieving Head Teacher)

Miss Geraldine Borland

Mrs Melissa Bright

Mrs Margaret Buist (Year 11 Student Adviser)

Ms Emily Farrar (Senior Leadership Coordinator)

Mr Warwick Goodsell (Year 7 Student Adviser 2022)

Ms Amanda Harding

Ms Mary-Louise Limbrey

Ms Maxine Malcom 

Miss Claire Mulligan (SRC Coordinator + Year 11 Assistant Student Adviser)

Ms Katie O’Brien

Ms Joanne Pimentel (Year 8 Assistant Student Adviser)

Miss Maddison Smith

Mrs Andrea Usher (On Leave)

Learning Support

Mrs Paula Garner

Ms Roselle Reyes-Davids

School Learning Support Officers

Ms Simone Bourne

Ms Lisa Matthews 

Ms Kayleen Power 

Mr Zak Blackshaw

Personal development, health and physical education 

Ms Zoe Crossingham (Head Teacher)

Ms Natalie George (Relieving Head Teacher)

Mr Scott Atterton 

Ms Danielle Corradini

Ms Victoria Jeffries (Sports Organiser/Year 10 Student Adviser)

Ms Kirsten Lardner 

Mr Paul Marshall (Duke of Edinburgh Coordinator)


Mr Matthew Sambuco (Head Teacher) 

Ms Hamera Baig

Mr Wayne Douglas 

Mr Majid Jabur

Ms Linda Le (Year 12 Student Adviser)

Mr Bruce Lim

Miss Gillian Sproule (Year 8 Student Adviser)

Science / Agriculture 

Ms Rebecca Ferris (Head Teacher)

Ms Shanie Nath (Relieving Head Teacher)

Mrs Megan Atkinson (Agriculture Coordinator)

Mr David Buckley

Ms Hana Jan (Anti-Racism Contact Officer)

Mr Wally Kairouz

Mr Paul Spencer

Ms Mary Trinh

Ms Shannon Trudgett

Ms Jennifer Woo (Anti-Racism Contact Officer)

Support unit 

Ms Natalie Robinson (Head Teacher)

Mr Shaun Mitchell (Year 12 Assistant Student Adviser)

Ms Donna Castillo (Year 7 Student Adviser)

School Learning Support Officers Support Unit

Mrs Lee-Anne Hovey

Mrs Susan Kinnear

Mrs Simone Murphie 

Technology and applied studies

TBA (Head Teacher)

Ms Marilyn Atherton

Mrs Carly Assaad

Ms Kim Castelli

Mrs Michelle Chanter

Mr Nathan Dean (Year 7 Assistant Student Adviser)

Ms Catherine Golden

Mr Troy Huynh

Mr Antonio Piscioneri

Mr Jonathan Stucken 

School Chaplain,  Student Wellbeing officer and Student Support Officer   

Ms Kim Toovey (Chaplain)

Ms Natalija Gicevska (Student Wellbeing Officer)

Ms Alicia Neil (Student Support Officer)

Intensive Learning Support Program 

Ms  Jessica Davis (Literacy)

Mrs Helle Juske (Numeracy)

School Assistants

Mrs Denise Russell (Business Manager) 

Mrs Sue Solah (School Administration Manager) 

Mrs Rachel Baldry 

Ms Catherine Erskine

Mrs Janine Huygens 

Ms Bernadette Lavorato 

Mrs Karen Pincham 

Mrs Kelly Stoker

Ms Samantha Strange

Mrs Cheryl Wagstaff 

Mrs Tabatha White 

Mr Steve Allingham (Farm Assistant)

Mr Wayne Coghlan (General Assistant )