Welcome New Families

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We are thrilled to have welcomed 130 new students to the College for 2019. They come from many parts of Brisbane and beyond including some from interstate. They are fast becoming a new generation of MacKillop Women.

We have also welcomed a number of new staff to the College.

Ms Sharrron Sweeney Curriculum Leader English & Languages

Ms Melissa Echyenne – Teacher, Business

Ms Céline O'Sullivan - Teacher English, RE, Visual Art

Ms Hayley Lancini – Teacher, Health and Physical Education

Ms Deb Gorman - Teacher Aide, Student Attainment

Mrs Katherine Hayward – Teacher, English, Christian Ministry and Theology

Ms Kathy Rae – School Officer

Mrs Charlie Wilson – Teacher, Librarian, English

Mrs Fiona Weight - Pastoral Leader, Fitzroy House

 Ms Alanya Bridge - Piano Tutor

Ms Evelyn Stephan – Vocal Tutor

I am also pleased to let you know that former Year 12 student (2018), Teara Musrau joins us in a part time capacity. Teara is studying at ACU and has been awarded a BCE teaching scholarship which includes mentoring and work in a school context. Mrs Rebecca Hunt joins us in a part time capacity as our EAL/D teacher for Term One. Ms Lucy Wright from Autism Queensland joins us for one day equivalent per week. Ms Attarah West continues her work with us in ATSI support.

I am pleased to announce that Mr Gareth Whittaker has been appointed as Acting Curriculum Leader – Science from 11 Feb until 15 March while Ms Andrea Hickey takes on the role of Acting Assistant Principal – Learning and Teaching.

We wish Assistant Principal – Learning and Teaching, Ms Ursula Witham-Young a wonderful time of renewal as she jets off for long service leave in a week's time. Ms Rachelle Poole has accepted a teaching contract with us for the period of Ms Witham-Young's leave.