Holgate Public School

To thine own self be true

Telephone02 4367 7444


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.


Mrs Lisa Wicks

Assistant principals:

Mrs Tanya Burke

Mrs Rebecca Rodwell (Assistant Principal Curriculum and Instruction)

Classroom teachers:

Year 5 and 6

Miss Cailin Nunn

Year 4 and 5

Mrs Alison Dowling and Miss Kelly King

Year 3 

Mrs Tanya Burke and Mrs Lauren Waight

Year 1 and 2

Mrs Suzannah Nash and Mrs Lauren Waight


Mrs Julie Papps

Library and Technology RFF Teacher

Mrs Ashleigh Alarca

Learning and support teacher (LAST):     

Mrs Carly Nguyen

School learning & support officer

Ms Trudi Darby 

Administration manager

Mrs Prue King

Administration officer

Mrs Taryn Bergan

School counsellor

Miss  Amy Neve