Hillston Central School

Quality learning in a caring community school

Telephone02 6967 2277


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.


Ms Sandy Ryan

Primary Faculty

Assistant Principal Curriculum & Instruction - Sarah Martin

Assistant Principal - Ms Katie Maher        

Assistant Principal - Ms Sharni Scott

Class teachers

Ms Katie Maher/Ms Stephanie Horne - Kindergarten

Miss Emma Rutherford - Year 1

Mrs Nicole Burgess/Ms Janet Gaussen - Year 2

Ms Sharni Scott - Year 3

Miss Sarah Stout - Year 4/5

Ms Em Preston - Year 5/6

Ms Jacky Cowled - Library

Secondary Faculty

Head teachers

Ms Kerri Daly

Ms Johana McCarthy

Class teachers

Mrs Mel Holmes - Mathematics

Ms Germaine Schooling - English

Mr Jim Laurich - English, History, Drama, Music

Mrs Litiana Jatan - Geography, Business Studies, Commerce

Mrs Shaina Peters - Science, Food Technology

Ms Johana McCarthy - Science

Mrs Nikia Waters - Science, Agriculture

Mrs Robin Bartholomew - Physical Development, Health and Physical Education

Mr Owen Cooper - Technology and Applied Studies

Mrs Ali Harding - Digital technology

Ms Kerri Daly - POD

Ms Anna Murphy - Learning and Support Teacher (LaST)

Mr Alex McDonald - Business Studies, PDHPE. Legal Studies

Mrs Robyn Walsh - COVID ILSP

Ms Sheffali Sharma - Rural Relief

Year advisors

Mrs Ali Harding - Year 7

Mr Owen Cooper - Year 8

Mrs Robin Bartholomew - Year 9

Mrs Litian Jatan - Year 10

Mrs Shaina Peters - Year 11 

Ms Germaine Schooling - Year 12 

School adminstration staff

  • Admin Manager: Mrs Leisa Blunden
  • Admin Officers: Mrs Yvette Bourke, Mrs Jenna Rogers, Mrs Angela Mewburn, Ms Tara Scott,Mrs Rebecca Fitzgerald
  • School Learning Support Officers: Mr Anthony Holmes, Miss Bree Kerr, Ms Emilie Quinn, Mr Jayden Sloan, Mrs Jenna Smith, Mrs Jessica McIntosh, Mrs Melissa Trounson, Ms Vanessa Hutchison, Mrs Pru Campaign, Mrs Rachel Eade, Ms Toni Horne
  • General Assistant: Mr Merv Bartholomew, Mr Joe Dickinson