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Marsden High School

Marsden High School

Telephone02 9874 6544

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.

Staff list

Relieving Principal

Steve Smith

Deputy Principals

Georgina Koufos

Peter Wilson

Sean Castle

Diane Tegova

Head Teachers


Trish Swinkels & Alicia Hoy

Mathematics and Computing

Reema Sharma


Neelam Dalal

Human Society and its Environment

Lena Zreika

Personal Development, Health and Physical Education

Sarah Maguire

Creative and Performing Arts

Acting: Danny De Alwis


Sarah Van Der Kley 

Technology and Applied Studies

Claire Morgan

Learning Support

Nadia Blasutto


Hiba Rizk

Teaching & Learning

Heather Gilchrist

Junior & Senior School

Claudette Kannemeyer

Growth & Enrichment

Sarah Van Der Kley

Teacher Administration, VET and Food Technology

Kirstie Hadfield

Student Engagement

Danny De Alwis

Support Unit

Trudie Sutton

Intensive English Centre

Nhan Nguyen


2023 Student Advisers

Year 7

Kathy Doan

Year 8

Arthur Cardassis

Year 9

Ravneet Mankoo

Year 10

Vanessa Chu

Year 11

Danny De Alwis

Year 12

Dan Eastwood 


School Psychologist/Counsellor

Brian Cheng, Catherine Lange

Student Support Officers

Nathalie Oyarce Jerez, Hafid Mawardi

International Student Co-ordinator

Tina Mo 

Aboriginal Education Officer

Caleb Tohi

Student Wellbeing Nurse

Emily Catt



School Administration Manager

Corrina Donaldson

Business Managers

Shelley Sellar, Vicki Moore