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Coolah Central School

Coolah Central School

The Virtue is in the Struggle...Not the Prize

Telephone02 6377 1101

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.


Winston Hughes


Deputy Principal

Melissa Richard 


Head Teachers Secondary           

Linda Milford Teaching and Learning

Evelyn George Secondary Studies


Head Teacher Wellbeing

Sally Staniforth (Rel)


Assistant Principals (K-6)

Kate Simmons (K-2)

Megan Wesley (3-6)

Rikki Esdaile (C&I)


K-6 Teachers

Katherine Simmons Kinder

Katie Burgess Year 1

Johanna Schroeder 2

Martine Burgess Year 3/4

Lauren O'Neill Year 5/6

Megan Wesley Teacher Librarian

Felicity McMaster Computers

Kristy Watson Relief Teacher

Nicole Wilson Relief Teacher


7-12 Teachers

Warren Barrett

Megan Brooks

Sarah Dowell

Margaretta Field

Evelyn George

Janette King

John Laidlaw

Chad Mangwiro

Felicity McMaster

Courtney McMullen

Linda Milford

Chris Spann

Sally Staniforth


Learning Support Teachers (Secondary)

Erin Bush  Meg Dixon


School Councillor

Teresa Nguyen


School Admin Managers

Erin Williams (Rel) Sarah Witton (Rel)

School Admin Officers

Julie Hughes 

Kerrie McMaster

Robyn Rhodes

Kathy Rindfleish

Roxanne Sheridan

Heather Spence

Erin Williams


School Learning Support Officers

Karen Arden

Tameka Blowes

Kate Cook

Julie Frost

Kathleen Gardiner

Elizabeth Laidlaw

Corey Lennox

Natalie Nealon


General Assistant

Terry Bailey