Meet your child’s teaching team

Your child’s teachers work together as a team to provide a well-rounded and balanced education. Our strong collegial environment ensures our teachers develop a broad overview of how your child is progressing academically, socially and emotionally, enabling them to provide the right level of support at every stage of education.

Get to know our team here:

Leadership Team

Irene Scriven – Principal
Suyin McDonald – Deputy Principal
Brigitte French – ­ICT Co-Ordinator
Michelle Calderwood – Business Manager

Front Office Team

Deborah Jackson – School Secretary

Our Preschool Team

Evelyn Lam – Lead Teacher
Jason Fishers – Teacher
Dawn Clampitt – SSO
Josie Cooper – SSO

Our Classroom Teachers


Lorna McLean

Kelly Shute

Reception / Yr 1

Renee Cooper

Year 1

Danielle Grguric / Narelle Thomas

Year 1 / 2

James Murray

Year 2

Hayley Eldridge / Sue Close

Year 3

Gillian Bevan

Year 3 / 4

Leonie Chatfield
Tara Herewane

Year 4 / 5

Danielle Stone

Year 5

Sara Weston

Year 5 / 6

Lynne Asquith

Year 6

Helen Kupczynski

Our Specialist Teachers

Gisela Obst  – Music
Liz Murphy – PE
Alberto Arbano – Spanish
Mandy Herbert – Visual Arts
Mandy Betts – Special Ed

Resource Centre Team

Barbara O’Connor – Teacher Librarian
Paula Simmons – SSO Library and ICT Support

Student Support Officers (SSOs)

Kylie Moult-Smith
Kerry Marshall
Belinda Krotofil
Dawn Clampitt
Janelle Robinson
Nichole Ferraro
Natalie Dvorak

Kitchen Garden Team

Tracy Raven – Kitchen Specialist


Wally Brunnbauer/Andy Buchmann

Counsellor and Pastoral Support Worker

Suyin McDonald (Deputy Principal) – School Counsellor 1 day a week
Joey Traeger – Pastoral Support Worker


Kathryn Schultz – Director
Catherine Martin – Assistant Director
Rachael Markham – Assistant Director

See full list of OSHC staff