Petersham 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.

Management team


Beth Morgan

Assistant Principals

Nomiki Bairaktaridis - K-2 Supervisor

Amornsee Tawinwong - 3-6 Supervisor

Roukyh Akkawi -  Instructional Leader High Potential and Gifted Education

Jessica Clay - Learning and Support


Classes and teaching staff

KJ - Molly Coulter

KM - Donna Macphail 

1AD - Jessica Clay/Areti Deligiannis

1/2N - Daniela Nobilia/Eva O'Rourke 

2B - Nomiki Bairaktaridis

3T - Amornsee Tawinwong/Eva O'Rourke

3/4AC - Roukyh Akkawi/Belinda Clarke

4M - Eliza Matthews

4/5B - Tim Bellamy

5/6B - Tim Barrett

5/6S - Donna Spiteri/Geoff Corbett

English as an additional language/dialect

Franca La Rosa - Monday - Tuesday

Learning and Support Teachers

Franca La Rosa - Monday - Tuesday

Suzi Catchpole - Wednesday, Thursday

Raymond Hope - Monday, Thursday, Friday

Eva O'Rourke (COVID Intensive Learning Support) - Wednesday


Teacher Librarian

Bernadette McDermott

Relief from face to face

Bernadette McDermott - History and Geography

Charlotte Connor - Drama and Music Monday- Wednesday 

School Counsellor

Francesca Christie - Mondays

Instrumental Music Program

Alexander Lee - Band Conductor

Bronte Ellis - Strings Conductor

Mikaela Sukkar - Recorders Conductor

Freya Steele - Percussion Conductor


Administrative and support staff

Business Manager

Sue Hodge

School Administrative Managers

Sue Hodge/Sharon Rowe

School Administrative Officers

Sharon Rowe

Kris Golds

Vincenza Taylor

General Assistants 

Tony Vallelonga

Thomas Hodge

School Learning Support Officers

Melanie Bray

Sarah Hannigan