Woonona Public School

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Staff 2024


Staffing of our classes this year will be as follows:

  • KB Mrs Alanah Barnaby (Mon, Tues, Thurs and Fri)
  • KS Mrs Laura stewart
  • KG Miss Rebecca Gibson
  • KD Miss Gemma Del Turco
  • 1C Miss Rebecca Chesher
  • 1S Brooke Sibley
  • 1L Mrs Lauren Lawlor
  • 2B Mrs Jackie Boyd
  • 2L Mr Tristan Loosemore (Mon, Tues, Wed and Fri)
  • 2L Mrs Holly Vella (Thurs)
  • 2C Mr Robbie Coso
  • 3-4R Miss Mahalia Royters
  • 3-4N Mrs Louise Ney
  • 3-4T Mrs Linda Tompkins
  • 3-4L Mrs Lauren Lockyer
  • 3-4B Ms Helen Bailey
  • 3-4A Mrs Amanda Bleeker (Mon - Wed)
  • 3-4A Mrs Katrina Bugg (Thurs - Fri)
  • 5-6A Mr Michael Arrighi
  • 5-6M Mr Matt Argaet
  • 5-6P Ms Emma Phillips ( Mon, Wed, Thu and Fri)
  • 5-6P Mrs Holly Vella (Tue)
  • 5-6H Mr Darcy Heffernan 
  • 5-6B Mrs Melanie Beckinsale
  • 5-6T Miss Shania Tyrrell


The following staff will be in supervisor roles:

  • Mr Tim Fisher - Principal
  • Ms Alison Strinic - Deputy Principal
  • Mrs Alanah Barnaby - Relieving Assistant Principal - Early Stage 1 Supervisor
  • Mr Tristan Loosemore - Relieving Assistant Principal - Stage 1 Supervisor
  • Mrs Amanda Bleeker (Mon - Thurs) - Assistant Principal - Stage 2 Supervisor
  • Mr Declan McMullen (Fri) - Relieving Assistant Principal - Stage 2 Supervisor
  • Ms Emma Phillips - Assistant Principal - Stage 3 Supervisor



The following teachers will provide various support roles:

  • Mrs Rebecca McLerie - Curriculum and Instruction (K-2)
  • Mr Declan McMullen - Curriculum and Instruction (3-6)
  • Ms Hayley Cheney - Learning and Support 
  • Mrs Edwina Smith - Learning and Support
  • Mrs Angela Carroll - Library
  • Mrs Holly Vella - Executive Release
  • Mrs Elizabeth Macedo -  Relief from Face-to-Face
  • Mrs Sarah Rolfe - Relief from Face-to-Face
  • Mrs Belinda Kotevski - Relief from Face-to-Face
  • Mr Connor Grennan - Relief from Face- to-Face
  • Mrs Loretta Reid - School Counsellor (Tues, Thurs - Odd Weeks/ Tues, Wed - Even Weeks)

The following staff will provide in class support:

  • School Learning Support Officer - Ms Kirstie Seymour
  • School Learning Support Officer - Ms Roxane Dempsey

Administrative staff this year will be as follows:

  • School Business Manager - Mrs Karina Curry
  • School Administration Officer - Mrs Kim Davis
  • School Administration Officer - Ms Sharlene Hodson
  • School Administration Officer - Mrs Chris Belling


General Assistants this year are as follows:

  • Mrs Sue Holz
  • Mr Eric Seymour

Library Days

Mrs Carroll will again be our Librarian in 2023. Library days will continue to take place on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.


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.