Ballina Public School

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Our staff

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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 enquiries or direct you to the appropriate staff member for help.

Ballina Public School Staff 2020


            Mrs Stacie Luppi

Deputy Principal & Instructional Leader

            Mrs Johanna Presgrave

Assistant Principals

           Early Stage 1 & Stage 1

            Mrs Stephanie Whalan (Relieving)

           Stage 2

            Mrs Belinda Eadsforth (Relieving)

           Stage 3

            Mrs Amanda van den Berg

Office Staff

            School Administration Manager

            Ms Samantha Gibson

            School Administration Officers

            Mrs Renee Endres

            Mrs Amber Hurrell

2020 Class Teachers

            KA – Mrs Amanda Taylor

            KF – Mrs Melanie Franklin

            MC Class – Ms Joanne Faulks

            1/2L – Ms Rachael Leach

            1S – Ms Caitlin Schwenk

            1W – Mrs Stephanie Whalan

            2TS – Ms Bridget Smith and Ms Marion Thwaites

            3/4E – Mrs Belinda Eadsforth

            3/4H – Mr Adam Hann

            3/4W – Ms Emily Wilson

            5/6B – Ms Sharlene Bailey

            5/6C – Mrs Mary Cameron

            5/6H – Mr Ian Hardy

            5/6R – Mrs Sally Russell

Teacher Librarian

            Mrs Julie Streader

Learning Support Teachers

            Early Stage 1 & Stage 1 - Mrs Bernie Kelly

            Stage 2 & Stage 3 - Mrs Melissa Ainsworth-Dyer

School Counsellor

            Mrs Honny Henderson

Relief Teacher

            Ms Nicole Wise

Student Intervention Teacher

            Mrs Camille Reynaud

Aboriginal Education Officers

            Mr Eli Cook

            Ms Jessica Matuchet

English as Second Language Teachers

            Ms Lyn Evans

            Ms Catherine Smith

Student Learning Support Officers

            Ms Kath Peters

            Ms Kristy Cameron

            Mrs Cindy Allen

            Mr Ross Tremayne

            Mr Lee Jonsson

            Mr Alwyn Roberts

            Mr Trevor Bolt

            Mrs Mandy Good

            Mrs Tonya Roach

General Assistant

            Mr Michael Allen