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Figtree Heights Public School

Figtree Heights Public School

'Heights of Excellence'

Telephone02 4228 6770

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 2024


  • Mrs Raelene Redfern

Assistant Principals

  • Mrs Sarah Thurston Primary (Year 3-6) 
  • Mr Anthony Hawker (Kindergarten to Year 2)
  • Mrs Mellanie Pirie Curriculum and Instruction

Class Teachers

  • K/1P: Miss Laura Petkovska
  • K/1H: Miss Teagan Hunter
  • 1/2T: Mrs Kim Tier 
  • 2/3H: Mr Anthony Hawker
  • 3/4F: Miss Erin Miskle/ Mrs Dayna Fincher
  • 4/5W: Mrs Tarra Weiberle 
  • 5/6N: Mr Nikolaj Nielsen
  • 5/6T: Mrs Sarah Thurston and Miss Amalie Coghlan

LaST (Learning and Support Teacher)

  • Mrs Christine Ruscica

Teacher Librarian

  • Mrs Meagan Wren (Mon, Tue and Thur)

Creative Arts

  • Mrs Glenda Cameron (Tues-Thursday)

Office Staff

  • Mrs Deane Grogan
  • Ms Michelle Hutchinson 

Learning Support Officers

  • Mrs Pamela York (Tues, Wed, Thurs)
  • Miss Leah Cotton 
  • Ms Michelle Hutchinson

General Assistant

  • Mr Steve Dillon

School Counsellor

  • Chloe Bishop (Thursday)