Chester Hill High School

Strength in Unity, Excellence in Education

Telephone02 9644 1099

Emailchesterhil-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au

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.

Our Staff 

Principal

Ms M O'Harae

Deputy Principals

Ms C Mateus for Years 11 and 12 (Stage 6)

Mr P Rosewall for Years 9 and 10 (Stage 5)

Ms J Cremin for Years 7 and 8 (Stage 4)

Head Teacher Administration

Mr J Bellavia - Administration, staff cover 

Head Teacher Wellbeing

Ms J Sullivan

School Counsellors

Ms K English (Mon, Fri)

Mr T Norris (Wed, Th)

Ms J Pritchard (Mon, Tue)

Teacher Librarian

Ms L Santos Rlg.

CLO's

Mrs D Abouslaibi (Mon - Fri)

Mrs S Fifita (Thur)

Ms T Le (Tues, Fri)

Ms C Naw (Mon)

Business Manager

Ms K Macdonald

Administrative Manager

Ms P Sweedman

Administrative Officers

Mrs D Atkins

Mrs T Calderon 

Mrs A Paschalidis

Ms K Crocker

Mrs M Crelley 

Ms N Buratto

Mrs D Irons

Mrs C Piredda

Library Officer

Mrs K Lim

General Assistant

Mr M Geisen Rlg.

Laboratory Officer

Mrs A Becvarovska

TAS Officer

Mrs M Spagnolo

Printroom

Mrs K Cox

Mrs R Quinnell - Tuesday to Friday

Creative and Performing Arts - Visual Arts and Music

Ms V Messimeris - Head Teacher

Music

Mr R Spiers

TBA

Visual Arts

Ms K Mladenovic

Ms S Paphitis

Ms M Sowden

Drama

Ms R Wright

English

Ms E Leong - Head Teacher Rlg.

Ms J Cremin - Deputy Principal Act.

Ms C Hartley

Ms D Hijazi

Ms S Jamaleddine

Ms J Matthews

Ms K Richards

Ms J Sullivan

Mr A Wade

Mr J Wallington

History

Ms E Christian - Head Teacher (part time)

Mr L Brown - Head Teacher Rlg. (part time)

Mr J Bellavia

Ms C Charalambous

Ms C Fisher (part time)

Ms C Lowe

M Matanovic (part time)

Ms D Roditis (part time)

TAS

Mr M McLean - Head Teacher

Home Economics

Ms T Gianacas

Ms K Knight

Ms S Taimins

Industrial Arts

Mr M Mclean

Mr W Andrews

Mr D Bullen

Mr A Kumar

Mr A Zhukov

Language - French 

Ms C Mateus

Learning Support

Ms I Sharma - Head Teacher Rlg.

Ms M Kairouz 

Ms N Hadi

Ms G Shaji

Mr J De Martin (part time)

Ms L Edwards (part time)

Mrs K Kenny (part time)

Ms A Panizzolo (part time)

Mrs D Abouslaibi (SLSO)

Mrs H Harrison (SLSO)

Ms T Toma (SLSO)

EALD

Ms F Chmali

Mr D Criniti

Ms I Hughes

Ms E Hywel-Evans

Ms D Lai

Ms H Trad (Rlg)

Japanese

Mr J Bellavia - Head Teacher

Mr R Hambly

Ms J Sobrevega

Mathematics

Mr D Thomas - Head Teacher Rlg.

Mr A D'Souza

Mr A Ervin

Ms S Ing

Ms I Margaronis (part time)

Mr J Michael

Ms E Nabhan

Ms L Nasser (part time)

Ms P Poon

Ms J Rankins

Ms M Soneji

Mr A Trad (part time)

Ms J Wheeler (part time)

PDHPE

Mr L Jones - Head Teacher

Mr A Abbas

Mr J Adams

Mr B Bratic

Ms E Brennan

Ms N Ghabash

Mr J Tyndall

Ms E Wuergatsch

Science

Mr E Lieu - Head Teacher

Mr A Al Saifi

Mrs M El Rayes

Ms T Khunger

Ms K M Leong

Mr O Mohamad

Ms D Nguyen

Mr C Raftopoulos

Ms S Rai

Ms Z Sarshar

Ms T Smith

Social Science

Ms N Benton - Head Teacher

Mr S Aweida

Mr M Chopan

Mr K Krishna

Ms L Moalem

Mr J Rabadi

Ms R Stephens

Mr A Viller

Other Staff

Sport Co-ordinator - Ms E Brennan

Technology - Mr H Lim

Technology - Mr J-C El-Batti

Careers Adviser - Ms F Patrizi

Transition Adviser - Mr J Bullen

VET Coordinator - Mr M McLean

Timetable - Mr D Bullen

Vision Support - Ms R McNamara

Vision Support - Ms L Davidson

Hearing Support - Mr D O'Dwyer

Hearing Support - Ms O Cooper

IEC

Ms S Nair  - Deputy Principal

Mr S Maharaj - Head Teacher

Mrs T Dean (SAM)

Year Advisers

Year 7 - Ms E Wuergatsch

Year 8 - Ms K Richards

Year  9 - Ms T Khunger

Year  10 - Ms S Ing

Year  11 - Mr S Aweida

Year 12 - Ms C Lowe