About Us

Staff for 2020

At St Thomas, we have dedicated staff who strive for excellence in providing students with an education based in the Catholic tradition. Our staff and teachers are there to provide positive support and guidance all the way.

Executive Staff

Jenny McKeown Principal
Peta Herschderfer Assistant Principal
Elizabeth Jones Religious Coordinator


Peter Marando KB
Bridget Woods KY
Liz Jones & Trish Raynsford KW
Emily Williams 1B
Peta Herschderfer & Gail Hallinan 1Y
Howard Dahdah 2B
Julia O'Brien 2Y
Jessica Mair 3B
Bec Stuart 3Y
Harriette Churchill 4B
James Edwards 4Y
Amelia Gorman 5B
Karen Gardiner 5Y
Sam McClean Yr 6

Specialist Teachers

Alison Dumitru Music/Band/Choir
Courtney Statos Physical Education
Sam McClean ICLT
Anne Ryan Literacy
Maureen Thompson Library Assistant
Antonella Schiller Italian
Trish Raynsford Special Needs Teacher
Bernadette Grant Teacher Assistants


Debi Orrick - Senior Administrator
Netty Heppard Burgess - Office Administrator