Charlestown Public School

Integrity- respect, responsibility, kindness, teamwork, good learners!

Telephone02 4943 4063 or 02 4943 4137

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.


Principal: Mrs Melissa Gillon

Assistant Principal Curriculum and Instruction: Mrs Lisa Ariizumi

Assistant Principal Kindergarten/ Teacher: Mrs Naomi Drysdale

Assistant Principal Stage 2 & 3/ Teacher: Mr Brian Gaffney

Assistant Principal Hearing: Mrs Leanne Lynch

Assistant Principal Learning Assistance and Support & Stage 1: Mrs Annalie Markulin

Office Manager: Mrs Kylee Lowe

Office staff: Mrs Rochelle Christie and Mrs Katie Dunn


Mrs Rochelle Cromarty

Mr Rohan Davis

Mr James Dominick

Mrs Sarah Etherington

Mrs Caitlin Fisher

Miss Margaret Hale

Mrs Allison Kondov

Miss Alexie Meiners

Mrs Tanya Murdoch

Miss Danielle Northfield

Mrs Abha Prasad

Mrs Erin Pullen

Miss Kristy Southon

Mrs Kymberley Thomson

Mrs Nicole Tobin

Mrs Gail Walsh


Mrs Lauren Forbes

Mrs Michelle Douglas

Miss Jodi Handscomb