About Us

Our Staff

Colac Primary school

Staff

Principal:

Shelby Papadopoulos

Assistant Principal:

Jill Newcombe

 

Classroom Teachers

Prep Room 1:

Ms Georgia Jarecki-Warke

Prep Room 2:

Ms Petra Beekman

Year 1/2 Room 3:

Mr Jack Lavery 

Year 1/2 Room 4:

Ms Michelle Coles/Mr Daniel Mathews-Hunter

Year 3/4 Room 5:

Miss Sarah Baulch

Year 3/4 Room 7:

Miss Claudia McLaren

Year 3/4 Room 8:

Mrs Kate Chudoschnik

Year 5/6 Room 9:

Mrs Mary-Ellen Robertson

Year 5/6 Room 10:

Mrs Ebony Keating/Mrs Jess Maslen 

Specialist Teachers

Learning Specialist:

Mr Daniel Mathews-Hunter

Mental Health Leader Room 11:

Miss Michelle Fraser

Wellbeing Room 11:

Ms Marni Briffa  

Art:

Mrs Jane McGuane

Cooking/Garden Program:

Mrs Emma Sutherland (Term 1) 

Physical Education:

Mr Rhys Tillack

Library:

Mrs Linda Briffa

Disability Inclusion Profile

Mrs Rebecca Lidgerwood

STEM (Science Technology Engineering Mathematics):

Mr Rhys Tillack

 

School Support Staff

Business Manager:

Mrs Julie Menzies

Office Assistant:

Mrs Carolyn McCarthy

Intervention Support:

Mrs Jenny Hillman 

Mrs Rosy Monaco

Tutor Learning Program:

Miss Bonnie Shepherd

Trainee:

Mr Paddy Carmody

Computer Technician:

Mr Amila Kande

Education Support Staff:

Mrs Sam Gaylard

Ms Kara Janssen

Mrs Narelle Kerr

Mrs Jean Newcombe

Mrs Lorraine Rodger

Mrs Leonie Walker

Mrs Katie McDougall