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Birchgrove Public School

Birchgrove Public School

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Telephone02 9810 2469

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.


Tracy Gray

Assistant Principals

Miss Greta Sun

Miss Emma Taksa

Mrs Rebecca Boyle 

Mrs Kylie Mitchell

Teaching Staff


Mr Damien Fitzgerald

Miss Sasha Hayward

Years  1 and 2

Mrs Joanne Copping

Ms Stephanie Carey

Miss Emma Taksa

Years 3 and 4

Mr Ben Dodds

Ms Anita Keating

Mr Cory Benes

Miss Geneva Gilmour

Years 5 and 6

Mr Sam Sturges  4/5

Mrs Dani Corliss 

Mrs Greta Sun

Specialist Teachers

Ms Melissa Sarina - Library

Miss Geneva Gilmour - Drama

Mrs Elizabeth Marriott - Gymnastics/ Dance RFF

Mrs Kylie Mitchell - Quality Teaching Program

School Counsellor

Mr Steven Krinitzky

Preschool Teachers

Ms Candice Mackay (Mon-Tue)

Mrs Emma Mall (Mon-Wed) 

Ms Sarah Craig (Wed-Fri)

Mrs Kirsty Glover (Wed-Fri)

Preschool School Learning Support Officers

Mrs Suzanne Janiszewski

Mrs Angela Young

Ms Dawn Kolotas

School Learning Support Officers

Ms Samantha Burgess

Mrs Amanda Maglis

Ms Kellye Toohey

Mr Ben Wittek

School Administration Staff

Ms Janneke Bird (School Administration Manager)

Ms Alicia Crossley (School Administration Officer)

Ms Columbine Bloodworth (School Administration Officer)

General Assistant

John O'Callaghan

Crossing Supervisor

Ms Brenda Kent