Pacific Palms Public School

Quality learning in a safe and happy community.

Telephone02 6554 0249

Emailpacificpal-p.school@det.nsw.edu.au

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.

Principal

Melissa Merchant

Assistant Principals 

  • Helen Saville (K-2)
  • Katrina Punton (3-4)
  • Lisa Jego (5-6)
  • Lynelle Patterson (APCI)

Teaching Staff

  • KM - Mrs Mady Hunt
  • K/1D - Mrs Amy Dorfling
  • 1/2R - Mrs Emily Ravell
  • 1/2S - Ms Helen Saville
  • 1/2G - Ms Amanda Godfree
  • 3/4A - Mrs Alex King
  • 3/4K - Mrs Elana Knight
  • 3/4P - Ms Katrina Punton/Mrs Kate O'Donnell (Thurs/Fri)
  • 5/6B - Mrs Linda Brislane/Miss Jessie Meehan (Friday)
  • 5/6K - Mrs Stephanie Kekwick
  • 5/6J - Mrs Lisa Jego

Teaching Support Staff

  • Technology/Science RFF - Mr Mike Wilson (Tues, Wed, Thurs)
  • K-2 RFF - Mrs Jess Arnold (Tues/Wed)
  • K-2 RFF - Mrs Ebony Struwe (Wed)
  • Music Specialist - Mr Josh Fergus (Thurs)
  • Learning and Support Team Coordinator - Mrs Lauren Perkins
  • COVID Intensive Learning Support Program - Mrs Lorna Tavener, Mrs Mel O'Neill, Mrs Jessie Meehan.

 

Student Learning Support Officers

  • Student Wellbeing Officer - Mel Shoesmith
  • Learning Support Officers - Ms Katrina Read, Mrs Virginia Healey, Mr Jacob Ross, Mrs Lexi Smith and Mrs Selina Brookes.
  • Aboriginal Education Support Officer - Ros Bailey
  • Counsellor/Ed Psychologist - Mrs Anna O'Meara (Thursday) and Ms Georgia Garr (Monday fortnightly)

Administrative and Support Staff

  • School Administration Manager (SAM) - Mrs Robin Rowe
  • School Administration Officer (SAO) - Mrs Angela Edwards, Mrs Karen Dickson
  • General Assistant - Justin Hobbs
  • IT/Technology Support - Rod Dransfield
  • Big Childcare (OSHC) - April Teece