Coniston Public School

Telephone02 4229 1117

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 2023


  • Mrs Rhonda Morton

Class Teachers

  • Mr Scott Formica: 6F
  • Mrs Branka Piljevic: 5P
  • Mr Trent Whittaker (Assistant Principal and Technology Coordinator): 3/4W
  • Mrs Belinda Jacobs: 3/4J
  • Miss Tegan O'Brien 2O
  • Miss Madison Aroney: 1A
  • Mrs Katie Polyblank: KP

Support Personnel

  • Mrs Nicole Flynn: Assistant Principal K-2 and Wellbeing, and Learning support team coordinator
  • Mrs Nadine Risi: Assistant Principal Curriculum and Instruction
  • Mrs Paula Johnson: Counsellor (referral only)
  • Ms Kym Daly: Learning Support Teacher
  • Mrs Linda Smith: Librarian and RFF Teacher (Th - F)
  • Mrs Glenda Hill: RFF Teacher (Th-F)
  • Mrs Suzanne Hargreaves: Additional programs (T-W)
  • Ms Nancy Petsas: Additional programs (T-W)
  • Mrs Kate Rodgers: COVID Intensive Learning Support (M-T)
  • Mrs Deb Dixon: New Arrivals Program (3 days / fortnight)
  • Mrs Lena Petkovski: School learning support officer (SLSO)
  • Miss Caitlin Fahey: SLSO
  • Mrs Wendy Marczan: School Administration Manager
  • Mrs Carolina Jara-Vidal: School Administration Officer
  • Ms Monique Hogarth: School Administration Officer (M)
  • Mr Paul Abba, Mr Brian Hiscocks and Mr Kandilas (Semester 1): General assistants
  • Mr Jason Schmidt: Assistant Principal Learning Support (rlg) - regional resource

Auburn St Unit for students with emotional disturbance

  • Ms Jodi Thompson: Assistant Principal
  • Miss Suzy O'Keefe: Teacher
  • Mr Ken Sullivan: Teacher
  • Mrs Tammy Reh: SLSO
  • Mrs Kate Brown: SLSO (M,-T, Th-F)
  • Ms Kim Duffy: SLSO
  • Mrs Kathy Arnold: SLSO (W)