Connells Point Public School

"To be, rather than to seem."

Telephone02 9546 1730

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.

2021 School Staff


Therese Corben

Silvia Pavlovski (Fri)

Deputy Principal (Relieving)

Silvia Pavlovski (Wed -Thur)

Alison Scotti (Mon, Tues and Fri)

Leadership Team

  • Silvia Pavlovski (Early Stage 1)
  • Linda Batman (Stage 1)
  • Narelle McCain (Stage 2)
  • Lyndal Smith (Stage 3)
  • Alison Scotti (Learning Support and EAL/D)
  • Tania Mar (RFF)

Class Organisation

  • K Red    Anne Whale (Mon-Tues) Dianne Stollery (Wed-Fri)
  • K Green    Penny Christo
  • K Orange    Katherine McGee
  • K Blue         Kate Habel                    
  • K/1 Ruby     Linda Batman    
  • 1 Blue          Effie Doulos
  • 1 Green       Jordan Hunt
  • 1 Yellow      Melissa Shirley
  • 2 Aqua        Amy Van Dam
  • 2 Orange     Jobi Murphy
  • 2 Pink         Melissa O'Shea   
  • 2 Purple      Kayla Somboli     
  • 3/4 Aqua     Jessica Juretic
  • 3/4 Blue       Jennifer Benson
  • 3/4 Green     Patrick McGrath 
  • 3/4 Pink    Jasmine Hill (Mon-Wed) Sarah Bozic (Thur-Fri)
  • 3/4 Red      Narelle McCain
  • 3/4 Green    Patrick McGrath
  • 4/5 White    Christina Rehayem
  • 5/6 Red    Lyndal Smith
  • 5/6 Green    Katherine Stevenson
  • 5/6 Purple    Ashleigh Chapman
  • 5/6 Blue    Elissa Lawrence


  • Fiona Dickson
  • Julie Ruckley
  • Clare Murray

Diverse Learning Team

  • Julia De Bono (Learning Support)
  • Catherine McCarthy (EAL/D)
  • Clare Dwyer (EAL/D)
  • Tania Mar (EAL/D)
  • Jo Tsangrides (Well-being)

Greek Community Language

Katherine Stavrolakis

Mandarin Community Language

Xin Li


  • Tania Mar (Mon-Wed)
  • Dr Mark McKirdy (Thur-Fri)

School Counsellor

Brett Ruehland

School Learning Support Officers

  • Jessica Angelis
  • Lisa Mascolo
  • Donna Bird
  • Helen Dorotheou
  • Wendy  Robertson
  • Patricia Toscano

School Administration Manager

Sacha Efstathiou

School Administration Officers

  • Belinda Harrington
  • Fiona Kent
  • Katrina Jenkins (Thur)

General Assistants

  • Frank Klepzig  (Tues-Fri)
  • John Thurkett (Mon)

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