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.

2020 Staff list

Class teachers

KDS - Mrs Anna De Lucia and Ms Margarita Sozomenou

KM - Mrs Margaret Mansfield

KR - Miss Ray Marriott

KS - Mrs Maria Sorras

1CG - Mrs Nancy Celestino and Mrs Emma Gibson

1E - Ms Linda Eldridge

1F - Mrs Stephanie Foreland

1O - Mrs Deborah O’Donnell

1S - Mrs Sally Stephenson

2A - Mrs Pauline Aslan

2D - Mrs Nicole Drury

2F - Ms Wendy Stanton

2GO - Mrs Eleni Gavrilos and Mrs Renee Organ

2O - Mr Ben O'Flaherty

3C - Ms Mary Chin

3G - Mrs Sarah Garlick

3L - Ms Menaka Murthy

3O - Mrs Sophie Oliveira

3W - Mrs Wendy Wilson

4A - Miss Ferda Adar

4D - Miss Anna Daniels

4MA - Mrs Munira Mangerah and Mrs Miranda Andrews

4S - Mr Nathan Sloan

4Z - Miss Zoe Donovan

5C - Miss Aimee Celestino

5F - Miss Frances Colley

5H - Mr Chris Hellier

5O - Mr Daniel Oliveira

6B - Mr Ben Fifield

6D - Mr Jordan Dalamagas

6F - Mrs Amy Kimes and Mrs Josie Barron

6S - Mrs Bertha Sun

Support/specialist teachers


Mrs Belinda Arnott

Mrs Jasmin West (Monday and Tuesday)

Mrs Fianna Palmer (Tuesday)

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

Mrs Mariella Spina

Mrs Sonia Zin

Mrs Helen Cassar (Monday to Thursday)

Mrs Colleen Antaw (Monday and Tuesday)

Learning and support (LAST)

Mrs Ros Xagoraris (Monday to Thursday)

Mrs Kim Daniels (Friday)

Reading support

Mrs Marcia Skelton

Release from face to face (RFF)

Mrs Lynh Mai 

Mrs Katherine Thielbeer (Wednesday to Friday)

Ms Cheryl Allsopp (Monday)

Mrs Margarita Sozomenou (Tuesday and Wednesday)

School counsellors

Mr Dean McManus and Ms Jackie Pritchard

Student wellbeing officer

Mr Adam Wollaston (Monday and Friday)

Administration and support staff

Administration manager

Mrs Josephine Dickinson

Administration officers

Ms Carolyn Bosley

Ms Michelle Roberts (Monday, Wednesday, Thursday Friday)

Mrs Judith Rae (Monday and Tuesday)

Mrs Deborah Singh (Monday to Thursday);

Learning support officers

Mrs Joanne La Manna

Mrs Vida Bannura (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday)

Mrs Donna Galanos

Mrs Patricia Giammarco (Monday, Thursday and Friday)

Mrs Shida D'Haeveloose (Tuesday and Thursday)

General assistant

Mr Paul Foley

Assistant principals

Mrs Maria Sorras - R/ES1

Mrs Emma Gibson - R/Stage 1 - Year 1

Mrs Natalie Lewis - Stage 1 - Year 2 (Monday to Wednesday)

Mrs Renee Organ - R/Stage 1 - Year 2 (Thursday and Friday)

Mrs Helen Cassar - Stage 2 (Monday to Thursday)

Mrs Sarah Garlick - R/Stage 2 (Friday)

Mrs Marcia Skelton - Support Staff

Deputy principals

Mrs Sarah Williams - Stage 3

Ms Sarah Spink - Support Staff


Mr Greg Weeks