Port Hacking High School

To strive is to achieve

Telephone02 9524 8816


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.

Executive team

Principal (Relieving) Trevor Price
Deputy Principal Joanne Collis
Deputy Principal (Relieving) Karen Murphy
Head Teacher English Ruth Skeen
Head Teacher Mathematics (Relieving) Michael Lucas
Head Teacher Science Daisy Alleyn
Head Teacher HSIE Natalie Blacker
Head Teacher TAS Home Economics  Alexandra Langley
Head Teacher TAS Industrial Arts Dan Allouche
Head Teacher PDHPE Sandra Turner
Head Teacher Creative and Performing Arts Tanya Brain
Head Teacher Special Education Abigail Gassman
Head Teacher Teaching and Learning  
Head Teacher Wellbeing Hippocrates Papangelis
Head Teacher Learning Support Kylie Watkins
Head Teacher Administration (Relieving) Jessie O'Shea
Head Teacher Secondary Studies (Relieving) Ben Townsend

Wellbeing team

Head Teacher Wellbeing Hippocrates Papangelis
Year 12 Advisers Bianca Skinner & Nerida Soothill
Year 11 Advisers Mark Redrup & Michele Strohfeldt
Year 10 Advisers Natalie Mainey & Jessie O'Shea
Year 9 Advisers Rae Worsley & Kelsey Collins
Year 8 Advisers Adam Truebody & Maj Sibai
Year 7 Advisers Rochelle Thompson & Jessica McKenzie-Hicks
School Counsellors Alison Chappelow & Isabel Pardo-Clapham
Senior Psychologist Kellie Sheehy


Careers Adviser Terry Martin/Andrew Chisholm
Librarian Lisa Santos
Learning and Support Teachers Bianca Skinner & Joshua Wells
Indigenous Students Matt Baxter
International Students Kelly Nikolau
Sport Joshus Wells
High Potential and Gifted Students Kylie Watkins
Attendance Max Rice
Debating and Public Speaking Tessa Kearney
Student Representative Council Rochelle Thompson
VOICE Social Justice Team Carla Lombardo
Duke of Edinburgh's Award Matt Waugh
Check-In Program (Teacher Mentors) Hipp Papangelis & Bianca Skinner
Rock and Water Program Rae Worsley & Matt Waugh
Newsletter Abigail Gassman
Social Media Samara Mayo