Coogee Public School

Play The Game

Telephone02 9315 7255

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 adminstration office is located in Block A, near Byron St. It is open from 8:30am to 3:15pm Monday to Friday.


Matt Townsend

R/Deputy Principal

Cari O'Neill

Assistant Principals

Assistant Principal Curriculum and Instruction - Betsy Pickering

Early Stage One - Adele Sanzari

Stage One - Jamala Stirton

Stage Two - Megan Wan

Stage Three - Melanie Delamotte

2024 Classes

KH – Mrs Helene Suskin

KM – Miss Beth Mulcahy

KS – Miss Adele Sanzari 

1G – Miss Zoe Moore

1P – Mrs Tina Poulos

1S – Ms Kelsey Stevens

2J – Ms Jamala Stirton 

2M – Ms Peta Morris

2/3S – Mrs Julianne Sarno

3H – Ms Katherine Howe

3/4W – Ms Megan Wan 

4D – Mr Danny Dibdin

Snr K (4/5) – Miss Kathryn Murphy

Snr B (5) – Mrs Ally Brady

Snr P (5/6) – Miss Pam Panousis

Snr D (6) – Mrs Mel Delamotte 

Snr M (6) – Ms Sarah Mitchell

Library - Mrs Jacquie Scarf

Visual Arts - Mrs Rhonda Burgess and Mrs Angela Ingram

PE - Ms Francesca Ehmig

Learning Engagement - Ms Hannah Seltin, Mr Oliver Taaffe, Mr Rolf Frotjold, Mrs Aneesa Cummins

Enlgish as an Additional Language or Dialect - Mrs Toula Ivanac

Administrative and Support Staff

Mrs Kim Knight

Ms Joanne Bell

Ms Michelle Bolger

Mrs Misae Ackerman

Mr Alex Aringoy

Ms Vanessa Istomin

Ms Amanda Pertovt

School Learning Support Officers 

Mrs Jenny Goddard

Ms Michelle Foster

Mrs Catherine Tooher

Mrs Danielle Costello

Mrs Tina Gionis

Mr Harrison Britton