Contact Applecross SHS

Contact Applecross SHS


Links Road
Western Australia


(P)+61 8 9314 9393


Important News

Important News

2020 Year 12 Final Awards Assembly

This morning we held the Final Assembly for our Year 12 students. Congratulations to those students who won subject awards today. Congratulations also to our Year 12 Councillors for their tireless work around the school this year.

Subject Award Winners


Students return date for Term 4


School returns for students in Year 7-11 on Tuesday 13th October.

Year 12 ATAR students return to school on Wednesday 14th October.

Term 3 Commences for Students

REMINDER: School returns for students on Wednesday 22nd July.  Students can view their timetable via SEQTA (see photo “SEQTA Learn - Student Timetable”).  Should your child be absent from school, please note the new absentee SMS (0436 282 030) and email address (


Contact Applecross SHS


To contact staff members by email click on the red arrow beside the relevant Department to display a list of staff members.  To send an email to a staff member click on their name.


Paul Leech

Associated Principal (Years 7-8)
Paul Currie

Associated Principal (Years 9-10)
Toni Jones

Associated Principal (Years 11-12)
Rex Lilleyman

Associated Principal (Planning & HR)
Glenys Campell


Manager Corporate Services
Rachael Ainge

Relief Coordinator
Jan Michell

Business Support Officer
Rebecca McInnes

Administrative Support Officer
Kerry Date

School Officers
Susan Alderdice
Ashleigh Fiori
Nicole Hinton
Sue Jacobs
Janine Jenkins
Amanda MacDonald
Christine O'Sullivan
Marta Pitaro
Jo Rich
Angela Treloar
Natasha Wilson

IT Network Administrator
Chun Lim

The Arts

Head of Learning Area
Steve Armitstead

Dance and Drama

Teacher in Charge
Angela Zaknich


Head of Music, Class Music Teacher & Scimitar String Orchestra Conductor
Tim Stapleton

Class Music Teacher & Concert Band 1 Conductor
Christine Stapleton

Teachers – School of Instrumental Music

Chris Booth - Percussion Teacher and Concert Band 2 Conductor
Stephanie Hales - Flute Teacher
Paul Hines - Classical Guitar Teacher and Guitar Ensembles Conductor
Kaye Ihms - Clarinet Teacher
Nigel McIntyre - Brass Teacher
Rachel Morris - Cello Teacher
Victoria O'Neill - Voice Teacher and Chamber Choir Conductor
Steven Richards - Double Bass Teacher
Mark Sprogowski - Saxophone Teacher
Tashana Tweddle - Violin and Viola Teacher and Cygnet String Orchestra Conductor

Visual Arts

Gifted and Talented Education Co-ordinator: Visual Art
Fleur De Campi

Marney Anderson
Ros Cadee
Anthony McAndrew
Nicole Ryan
Joanne Sweetman
Clare Talbot

Special Art Assistant
Marcia Hadlow

Technical Officer
Lisa Colbourne


Teacher in Charge - French
Charisma Valerie

Teachers - French
Mael Coret

Teacher in Charge - Japanese
Sumika Nishikawa

Teachers - Japanese
Craig Murray

Language Assistant
Sonia Kadi
Sao Sei

Exchange Teacher
Yasuhiko Kondo


Head of Learning Area
Simon Entwistle

Technology and Enterprise

Barry Lane
Ian Spooner
Simon Wende

Home Economics

Teacher in Charge
Taryn Smith

Kerriann Henderson
Astrid Jackson
Elizabeth Morgan
Helen Strom

Home Economics Assistants
Gayle Elkington
Tanya Healy
Normita Mattarocchia

VET (Vocational Education Training) and Workplace Learning

VET Manager
Melinda Simich

VET and Workplace Support Officer>
Cathy Coleman

VET School Officer
Jo Rich

Year 10 VPP (VET Pathways "Pilot") Teacher
Andrew Belotti


Program Manager Literacy Support
Naomi Kerr

Library Officers
Kerri Gur
Donna Payton

Student Services

Year 7 Co-ordinator
Ben Kelly

Year 8 Co-ordinator
Kirstin Woodard

Year 9 Co-ordinator
Bojana Bobusic

Year 10 Co-ordintor
Ebony Morrison

Year 11/12 Co-ordinator
Lachlan Silberstien

Program Coordinator (Years 7-8)
Lee Jarvinen

Program Coordinator (Years 9-10)
Katie Wadham

Program Coordinator (Years 11-12)
Jenny Casserly

Learning Support Co-ordinator
Alex McKinnon

Chanelle Clifford
Andrew Saxton

Community Health Nurse
Pauline Chambers

First Aid Officer
Mona Zammar

School Psychologist
Yvette Tormey


Education Assistants
Dee Dartnell
Sarah Gooding
Lisa Hughes
Dale Langenbach
Linda Mezger
Sara Morris
Diana Pensini
Robyn Scarterfield
Emma Slade
Mona Zammar