Newington Public School

Learning for Life

Telephone02 9748 7933

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.

2024 Staff list

Class teachers

KDS - Mrs Anna De Lucia (M-W) and Ms Anne-Maree Salvemini (Th-F)

KG - Ms Isabelle LeCalves

KK - Miss Hannah Kingsley

KS – Ms Seda Karasac

K/1C – Mrs Nancy Celestino

1D - Miss Zoe Donovan

1E – Mrs Linda Eldridge

1F - Mrs Magdalene Farrar

2C – Ms Mary Chin

2F - Mrs Zoe Fletcher

2GS – Ms Tatjana Gmaz and Mr Gaari Shah-Brittain

2M - Ms Ray Marriott

3S – Mrs Sally Stephenson

3SC – Mrs Anna Schep and Ms Frances Colley

3TH – Mrs Katherine Thielbeer and Miss Juliana Lye

3/4G - Mrs Eleni Gavrilos

4B - Mrs Bertha Sun

4H – Mr Chris Hellier

4/5B – Mr David Burns

5A – Ms Ferda Adar

5D - Mrs Nicole Drury

5S – Mrs Sophie Oliveira and Mrs Stephanie Foreland

6J – Mrs Anna Jacobi

6O - Mr Daniel Oliveira

6S – Ms Jenny Shin

6Y – Ms Doris Yu

Support/specialist teachers


Library Administration

Mrs Shana Lal (Tu, Th, F)

Mrs Deb Singh (M-Th)

English as an additional language or dialect (EAL/D)

Mr Ben O'Flaherty

Mrs Mariella Spina

Mrs Sonia Zin

Learning and support (LAST)

Ms Aimee Celestino

Release from face to face (RFF)

Mr Brian He

Mrs Shana Lal

Miss Juliana Lye

Mr Ben O'Flaherty

School counsellors

Mr Geoffery Chen

Mrs Katherine Kosac

Administration and support staff

Business Manager and Administration manager

Mrs Josephine Dickinson

Administration officers

Ms Carolyn Boseley

Mr Matthew Dickinson

Mrs Judith Rae 

Ms Michelle Roberts 

Mrs Deb Singh

Learning support officers

Mrs Vida Bannura

Mrs Shida D'Haeveloose

Mrs Joceline Moukhtafie

Mr Zach Doulin

Ms Nicola Barge

Miss Liana Ball

General assistant

Mr Paul Foley

Assistant principals

Ms Anne-Maree Salvemini - ES1 (Rel)

Mrs Sylvia Lin - Stage 1 

Mrs Sally Stephenson - Stage 2 Year 3 (Rel)

Mrs Bertha Sun - Stage 2 Year 4 (Rel)

Ms Nina Huvanandana – Stage 3

R/Assistant principal curriculum and instruction

Mrs Jo Eadie

R/Deputy principals

Ms Justine Harrington

Mrs Natalie Lewis


Ms Sarah Spink