Asquith Public School

We value pride, respect and responsibility...

Telephone02 9477 1258

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.

2024 Staff & Class List


Ms Karan McDonnell

Assistant Principals

Early Stage 1 - Ms Laura Griffiths

Stage 1 - Mrs Ruth Carlos

Stage 2 - Mrs Susie Taylor

Stage 3 - Ms Sarah Campbell

SCU - Ms Georgia Brady

APC&I - Mrs Joanne Elmes


Classroom Teachers

Early Stage 1

K Sea Turtles - Ms Laura Griffiths

K Jellyfish - Mrs Gretta Lenehan 

K Starfish - Ms Kitty Liu

K Dolphins - Mrs Melanie Henry

Stage 1

1 Kookaburras - Mrs Cat Jones & Mrs Kristina Graham

1 Galahs - Mr Blake Goldie

1/2 Cassowaries - Mrs Ruth Carlos

2 Fairy Penguins - Mrs Merrill Brassil  & Mrs Joanne Elmes

2 Lorikeets - Mrs Bronwynne Lewis

Stage 2

3/4 Bats - Mr Iain Bramley

3/4 Tigers - Mrs Susie Taylor

3/4 Hedgehogs - Ms Hannah Vallentine

Stage 3

4/5 Mangroves - Mrs Sue McIntosh

5/6 Waratahs  - Mrs Sarah Walters

5/6 Wattles  - Mrs Stephanie Beard

5/6 Eucalyptus  - Mrs Tanya Vale 

Support Class Unit (SCU)

2-6 Ladybirds - Ms Georgia Brady

K-6 Dragonflies - Ms Olivia Collins

K-6 Bumblebees  - Mrs Sarah Webster


Specialist Staff


Mrs Wendy Trute

Learning & Support

Mrs Rebecca Walton (Mon-Thur)



Mrs Jane Croft (Tues-Fri)


Mrs Kristina Graham (Mon & Tues)

Mrs Claire Soahleiro (Tues & Wed)

Mrs Vanessa Foo (Mon & Tues)

Executive Release

Mrs Penny Broome (Mon & Tues)

Mr Martin O’Brien (Wed)

Mrs Kristina Graham (Thur)

Mrs Joanne Elmes (Fri)


School Learning Support Officers

K-6 Bumblebees - Mrs Jennie Kyles

K-6 Dragonflies - Mrs Fran Easy (Mon-Wed)

K-6 Dragonflies - Mrs Lucy Mandarano (Thurs-Fri)

2-6 Ladybirds - Ms Emma Duncan

Mainstream Classes School Learning Support Officers    

Mr David Herman

Mrs Kim Neatherway 

Mrs Susannah Ware

Mrs Tiggy Mills

Mrs Andrea Ukovic

Mrs Elizabeth Hensby

Mrs Amanda Munro

Mr Robert Campbell

Mrs Ayesha Harley


School Administration Staff


Mrs Karen Corbett

Admin Officer

Mrs Julie Gumley

Mrs Heidi Nelson


School Psychologist

Ms Jessica Cheok (Mon & Tues)

General Assistant

Mr Jason Creed (Tue-Thu)