Fort Street Public School

Opportunity. Diversity. Success.

Telephone02 9247 2963

Our staff

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Principal: Ms Michele Peel-Yates
Assistant Principals: Ms Kelsey Wall, Claire Mitchell, Ms Rose Bailey
Assistant Principal Curriculum & Instruction: Ms Janet Freeman

Early Stage 1 (Kindergarten) - Wattle Hub
Ms Rose Bailey, Ms Karen Quinn Ms Madeleine Rafton, Ms Yang Zhang

Stage 1 (Years 1 and 2) - Lilly Pilly Hub
Ms Camilla Campbell and Ms Aleece Ross

Stage 1 (Years 1 and 2) - Waratah Hub
Ms Angie Cunniffe and Ms Caitriona Murtagh

Stage 2 (Years 3 and 4) - Banksia Hub
Ms Akiko Ganivet, Mr Julien Smith, Ms Marisa Tyras

Stage 3 (Years 5 and 6) - Paperbark Hub
Ms Emily Chan, Ms Kaisu Kontkanen, Mr David Irvine, Ms Claire Mitchell

Learning & Support (LaST) & English as Additional Language or Dialect (EALD) Teachers

Mr David Irvine
Ms Karen Quinn

Learning and Support Officers (SLSO)
Mr Phillip Bekker, Ms Jyoti Dubey, Ms Pamela Kotselas, Mr Henry Lamont, Ms Karthiga Ponmuthu Ramalingam and Ms Yuri Wright

Performing Arts

Performing Arts Coordinator: Ms Helen Scaysbrook
Band: Mr John Tweed
Kodaly Music Program: Ms Carla Trott
Strings: Ms Georgia Cartlidge
Piano & Guitar: Aria Music

School Psychologist
Ms Monica Pinkus

School Administration
Administration Manager: Ms Melinda Lamont
Enrolments Officer: Ms Amanda Elley
Student Wellbeing & Procurement Officer: Ms Wendy Smilanic
Communications Officer: Ms Emma Crundall

General Assistants
Mr Shaun Traynor

Information Technology
Mr Martin Choy

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.