Mount Kuring-gai Public School

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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.

2023 Staff

Executive and Administrative

Principal - Mrs Greta Hughes

Assistant Principal (AP) (rel.) - Mrs Bianca Els Early Stage 1 (Kindergarten) and Stage 1 (Years 1 & 2)  

Assistant Principal (AP) - Mrs Emma Veldon Stage 2 (Years 3 & 4) and Stage 3 (Years 5 & 6)

Assistant Principal Curriculum & Instruction (AP C&I) - Mrs Linda Grimmond

School Administration Manager (SAM) - Mrs Tania Fogden

School Administration Officer (SAO) - Mrs Barbara Willmore (Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday)

General Assistant (GA) - Mr Cam Bezer (casual days)

School Counsellor - Mrs Liz Pritchard (every second Thursday)

Teaching staff 

K/1E - Mrs Bianca Els (K-2 AP)

1/2R - Ms Sharon Reardon

1/2S - Mr Jimmy Simnett

3/4S -  Mrs Suzie Steel

3/4V -  Mrs Emma Veldon (3-6 AP)

Stage 3 Synergy Hub - Ms Amanda Harvey and Ms Bridie Hoddinott

Specialist Teachers

Release from Face to Face (RFF) & Personal Development, Health and Physical Education - Mrs Carla Todd (Tuesday, Thursday & Friday)

Library, Release from Face to Face (RFF) - Aboriginal Histories & Cultures and Geography - Mr Jeff Tapping (Monday, Tuesday & Thursday)

Learning and Support Teacher, EAL/D and Executive Release-  Ms Marie King

Support staff 

Mrs Anne Maksoud (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday mornings)

Mrs Lauren Conn (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday)