Sylvania Heights Public School

STRIVE TO ACHIEVE - Respectful, Responsible Learners

Telephone02 9522 0111

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.

Our staff list


Mr Clint White

Deputy Principal

Mrs Margot Jacobs

Assistant Principals

Mrs Mandy Young - Early Stage 1

Mrs Bonita Hawkes - Stage 1

Mrs Jen Davis - Stage 2

Ms Rachel Blevin - Stage 3 (rel)

School counsellor

Mr Andy Sexton and Mrs Michelle Handosa- available Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday afteroon and all day Friday. 

Kindergarten classes

KH Mrs Elyse Hansen - takes the class on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday

KH Mrs Kali Herb - takes the class on Thursday

KO Mrs Jacqui Obst

KM Mrs Mandy Young 

KJ Mrs Emma Judd

Year 1 classes

1S Mrs Nicole Sweetman

1H Mr Stefan Heinz

1K Miss Kirsten Smith

1M Mrs Tracey Martin

1T Ms Tara Hanlon

Year 2 classes

2E Miss Belinda Elks

2B Ms Keryl Ball

2R Ms Linda-Lee Rees

2S Miss Melanie Simpson

Year 3 classes

3K Mr Alex Keith

3Q Ms Tracey Quine

3P Mrs Leisa Payne

Year 4 classes

4D Mrs Jenifer Davis 

4J Ms Caryn Jacobs

4B Mrs Sandy Bennett

Year 5 classes

5S Mr Daniel Saunders

5F Mrs Dani Fox

5L Mrs Dana Litchfield

5/6C Mrs Narelle Coleman

Year 6 classes

6B Miss Rachel Belvin 

6J Mr Chris Jarman

6K Mr John Kirkland

Support staff


Mrs Dale Knelles - in class Monday to Wednesday

EaLD English

Mrs Tracey Lewis - in class Monday to Wednesday

Learning and Support (LaST)

Mrs Rebecca Luttrell - Monday to Wednesday

Mrs Vanessa Clift - Tuesday to Thursday 

Library and computers

Mrs Michelle Read

Release from Face to Face (RFF) 

 Mrs Rebecca O'Conor - in class Wednesday to Friday

Science and literacy - Mrs Alison Brown - in class Monday to Wednesday

Maths and literacy - Mrs Lisa Cussen

Literacy - Mrs Kali Herb

School Learning Support Officers (SLSO)

Mrs Tracey Gifford

Mrs Jeanette Irwin

Mrs Nicky Morris

Mrs Alaina


Mr Edmond Massih


Mr Peter Bebonis

Mrs Soula Bebonis

Administrative staff

Office Manager - Ms Grace Cassar

School Administration Officers (SAO)

Mrs Miriam Vella - in the office Monday, Tuesday and Friday

Mrs Carmen Anderson - in the Office Monday to Thursday

Mrs Julie Wales - in the Library Tuesdays and in the office Wednesday to Friday