Brighton-Le-Sands Public School

Strive to Achieve

Telephone02 9567 5449

Our Staff

Our highly qualified and passionate 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 or any of our staff, please contact us to make an appointment.

Our school administrative staff can help answer enquiries or direct you to the appropriate staff member for help.

Staff List 2021


Mrs Tanya Sarafoski 

Deputy Principal


Mrs Tracey McKinniery 

Assistant Principals (AP)

Miss Peta Maddern: Early Stage 1 (Kindergarten)

Mrs Julie Hornigold: Stage 1

Mrs Jessica May: Stage 2 (Year 3 and Year 4)

Miss Marissa Stathopoulos: Stage 2 (Year 3 and 4)

Ms Tina DeAngeli: Stage 3 (Year 5 and Year 6)

Administration Manager

Mrs Melinda Allen

Administration Officers

Ms Carol Hodges

Mrs Sheridan Baratta

Ms Kristy Byrne

Mrs Lynn Liddle

Miss Kelly Farrelly

General Assistant

Mr Phil McIntosh


Kinder Yellow - Miss Peta Maddern

Kinder Red - Mrs Tomai Petrovski

Kinder Orange - Ms Marina Mavros

Kinder Green - Miss Nicole Kapp

Stage 1 (Year 1 and Year 2)

2 H - Mrs Julie Hornigold 

1B - Mrs Julie Bernhardt 

1L - Mrs Lauren Lillyman (Mon, Tues, Fri) & Mrs Sarah Colombo (Wed & Thurs)

1R - Miss Renee Limneos 

2/1S - Miss Danielle Sciacca 

2K - Mr Geoff King 

2G - Mrs Riona Garcia -  (Mon - Thurs) & Miss Yagmur Pak (Fri)

Stage 2 (Year 3 and Year 4)

3M - Mrs Jessica May (Mon-Wed)

3M - Mrs Kara Giovenco (Wed - Fri)

3L - Mrs Janine Lienert

3K - Mrs Andrea Kenyon

4H - Mrs Melissa Haydon

4S - Miss Marissa Stathopoulos

4P - Mrs Bernadette Plush

Stage 3 (Year 5 and Year 6)

6K - Mrs Tina DeAngeli (Fri)

6K - Mrs Jane Konjevic (Mon - Thurs)

5M - Mrs Debra McKenna (Mon - Wed) & Mrs Kirstin Cowan (Thurs & Fri)

5R - Miss Natalie Ryan

5W - Mr Patrick Ward

6S - Ms Susie Thompson


Mrs Jenna Barker (Mon)

Mrs Sue Dellagiacoma (Tues - Fri) 

EAL/D Teachers

Mrs Rosalie Aylesbury

Mrs Alison Furey

Mrs Kim Kavanagh

Learning and Support Teachers (LaST)

Mrs Rosalie Aylesbury

Mrs Nancy Bubevski

Mrs Amber Jones

Student Learning Support Officers

Mrs Toni Isles

Mrs Evangelia Giannoukakou

Ms Danielle Sadek

RFF Teachers

Mrs Toula Papadopoulos

Mrs Joanna Peppas

Miss Yagmur Pak

Greek Community Language Teacher

Mrs Helen Voulgaropoulos

Ms Marie Poulos


Mrs Michelle Batten (Counsellor)

Mrs Elizabeth McAlpine (School Psychologist)

Chaplain / Well Being Officer

Mrs Suzanne Coleman