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About Us

Principal's Message
At St Therese, our students can discover who they are and develop the confidence to take on new challenges in a caring & nurturing environment.

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What We Offer at
St Therese
School Vision and Mission
Our Story
School Song and Prayer
Our Catholic Identity and Parish
Our school is part of St Therese Parish community. There are many aspects of parish life in which students, staff and families may become involved...
Caring for the Environment
At St Therese, we take an active role in being stewards of the environment. Students participate in a range of initiatives that empower them to care for creation.

Our Staff

Meet our wonderful, dedicated team of teachers and support staff at St Therese.


Principal: Steve Thorne
Assistant Principal: Dimitra Vezinias 
Religious Education Coordinator: Kirralee Calvert
Acting Middle Leader 1: Michelle Devine
Acting Middle Leader 2/IC:
Patricia Staff
Middle Leader 2: Bethany Tirchett
Senior School Support Officer: Louise Locke

Class Teachers 

Kinder Blue: Gail Crane 
Kinder Gold: Dominique Hogarth 
Year 1 Blue: Cassandra Lord
Year 1 Gold: Stephanie Shalala 
Year 2 Blue: Stephanie Milner/Diann Sharman
Year 2 Gold: Anne-Marie Gilmore 
Year 3 Blue: Elizabeth Pellizzari
Year 3 Gold: Maree Timpano
Year 4 Blue: Jazmin Tikkeros
Year 4 Gold: Olivia Niceski
Year 5 Blue: Ashleigh McLachlan
Year 5 Gold: Kirralee Calvert
Year 6 Blue: Michelle Devine
Year 6 Gold: Frank Timpano

Support Staff

Instructional Coach: Patricia Staff
English as a Second Language Teacher: Megan Johansson
Diverse Learning Coordinator: Dimitra Vezinias
Social & Emotional Learning Teacher: Carol Hiscox 
Reading Recovery: Kerrie Maidment
Music Teacher: Jenna Hogan
Visual Arts Teacher: Sue McGoldrick
Executive Release and Support: Rita Crofts

School Support Officers

Office Support/Technology: Mary-Anne Townsend
Library: Robyn Hamilton
Classroom Support: Charlene Cameron / Trixi McRae
Natalie Murdoch / Marissa Mangos / Tina Merola / Sonia Andraos
Karlie Ottoway / Tanika Apps / Amal Fath Allah/ Rhiannon Gorgievski / Mia Panto 
EAL/D Support: Carol Bondy

To apply for any staff positions being advertised at St Therese, visit the CEDoW Positions Vacant page.