Welcome New Families


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.