Newtown Public School

Together we grow

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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.


Helen Campbell

Stage 3

Assistant Principal: Melodie Bryceland

5-6 Dharaggang (River): Jessica Aganovic

5-6 Gundhu (Tree): Chris Chisholm

5-6 Gurabang (Rock): Melodie Bryceland/Koren Racolta

5-6 Yarra (Cave): Chris Rogers

Stage 2

Assistant Principal: Amanda Abeni

4 Girawaa (Stingray): Richard Jones 

3-4 Gunaagaan (Starfish): Mark Richardson/ Victoria Trezise

3 Yanaga (Shark): Jack Horvath

3-2 Bilima (Fresh Sea Turtle): Amanda Abeni/Libby Niedzwiecki

Stage 1 and Early Stage 1

Assistant Principal: Ashlee Lasalo

2 Budjaan (Bird): Maria Strigas

2-1 Garri (Snake): Ruby Schubert

1-K Warrigal (Dingo): Layla Pardey

K Wuri (Sun): Ashlee Lasalo

Learning Support

Assistant Principal: Jo Atkin

Corinne Muma: LaS Teacher

Lydna Maher: EALD Teacher

Natasha Heyward: School Counsellor

Specialist Teachers:

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education Lead: Ashlee Lasalo

Assistant Principal Curriculum and Instruction: Jo Atkin

School Librarian: Winnie Mak

School Learning Support Officers

Rachael Beattie

Jacob Campbell

Hossein Ghaemi

Amanda Hawkes

Tanja Mijan

Adminstration Office

School Administrative Manager: Jane Davis

Dianne Dillon

Jacob Campbell