Current Staff

Students at St Bernadette's Castle Hill are supported by a professional, dedicated and committed teaching staff, who constantly seek to encourage students to realise and raise their potential.

Our staff foster exploration and innovation, drawing on students’ passions, talents and learning styles to create an education that cultivates the whole child -- academically, socially, and emotionally.

If you would like to contact a member of staff please feel free to contact the school by phone on (02) 0407 6600 weekdays between 8:00 am and 4:00 pm or use the contact form.

Office Staff  
Principal Mrs Leanne Nettleton
Assistant Principal Mrs Melissa Beggs
Religious Education Coordinator Mrs Shane Robinson
Office Staff Mrs Vicki Cassidy
Mrs Dawn Crake
Mrs Frances Murphy


Teaching Staff  
Kindergarten Miss Georgia Fitzalan
Mrs Corena Laso
Mrs Leanne Napoli
Year 1 Mrs Kathy Watt
Mrs Maryanne Lean-Fore
Year 2 Mrs Stephanie Hottes
Mrs Bianca Bojanowski
Miss Kristina Jurcevic
Mrs Julie Ingegneri
Year 3 Mrs Melinda Bullen
Mrs Sally Coppini
Mrs Karyn Lee
Mrs Amy Macey
Year 4 Miss Stephanie Morelli
Mrs Rhiarna Thomas
Mrs Shane Robinson
Year 5 Mrs Karen Orsini
Mrs Nicole Metwally
Mr Stephen Bamford
Year 6 Mrs Amanda Thorpe
Mrs Katrin Mulligan
Miss Lauren Bleakley
Mrs Kathy Watt
Teacher Release Mrs Elizabeth Evans
Mr Alexander Buscall
Mrs Ilana Blazevic
Executive Release Mrs Cathy Hennessey
Mrs Lesa Beames
Teacher Librarian Mrs Gaye Crammond
Library Assistant Michelle Lee
Learning Technology Support Teacher Mrs Rochelle Borg
ICT Trainee Miss Sara Blanch
Learning Support Miss Danielle Smith
Reading Recovery Teacher Ms Lyn Sweetnam
Mrs Melissa Beggs
EMU Specialist Teachers Ms Lyn Sweetnam
Mrs Melissa Beggs


Grade Mentors  
Kindergarten Mrs Melissa Beggs
Year One Ms Lyn Sweetnam
Year Two Mrs Melissa Beggs
Year Three Mrs Rochelle Borg
Year Four Mrs Kathy Watt
Year Five Mrs Leanne Nettleton
Year Six Mrs Shane Robinson
Teacher Aides Mrs Leanne Aylen
Mrs Joanne Calabria
Mrs Jacki Warner
Maintenance Mr Colin Balfour
Choir Mrs Elizabeth Evans 
Mrs Ilana Blazevic