South West Rocks Public School

Academic excellence in a caring, co-operative and courteous environment

Telephone02 6566 6208

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.

Teaching Staff


  • Ms Fiona Lewis - Principal (Relieving)
  • Mrs Stacey Layton - Assistant Principal
  • Mr Paul Lynch - Assistant Principal
  • Mrs Alarna Garthon - Assistant Principal
  • Mrs Melissa Elsley - Assistant Principal Curriculum and Instructional Leader


  • Mrs Mhairi Overall
  • Miss Emily Stewart
  • Miss Paige Stewart
  • Mrs Alarna Garthon
  • Miss Lucy Flanagan
  • Mr Michael Tyerman
  • Mrs Kylie Robinson
  • Mrs Helen King
  • Mrs Wendy Taylor
  • Miss Janita Smith
  • Miss Sarah Barrell
  • Mrs Alice Partridge
  • Mr Jason Baker
  • Miss Belinda Reid
  • Mrs Bronwyn Love
  • Mrs Leah Morrison
  • Mr Tye Cameron
  • Mrs Aimee Coone - Librarian
  • Mrs Angela Mainey - Learning and Support Teacher
  • Miss Shannon Mitchell - School Counsellor

School Administrative and Support (SASS) Staff

Aboriginal Education Officer (AEO)

  • Mr Malcom Webster

School Learning Support Officers (SLSO)

  • Mrs Eva Baker
  • Ms Julie Knox
  • Miss Kirralea Silvia
  • Miss Brielle Woodger
  • Ms Susan Elliott
  • Miss Sarah Hughes
  • Mrs Leah Taylor
  • Mrs Christine Matthes
  • Mrs Judith Wright
  • Mrs Jacqueline Trueman

General Assistant

  • Mr Josh Smith      
  • Mr Daniel Grolez

Cleaning Staff

  • Mrs Gai Coates

Office Staff

School Administration Manager (SAM):

  • Mrs Diana Cruckshank

School Administration Officers (SAO):

  • Mrs Jane Roberts
  • Ms Sandy Rueeger
  • Mrs Darlene Woodger
  • Mrs Suse Moen