Exceptional People

Introducing Joanne Giannini, Head of Primary P-4

Introducing Joanne Giannini, Head of Primary P-4

There is a new sense of excitement, joy, light and humour at Del Monte this year. Our new Head of Primary P-4, Joanne Giannini, has brought us immense warmth and energy and her influence is permeating every classroom. A lifelong Primary educator and administrator, Joanne has taught in Catholic and

Joanne Giannini, Head of Primary P-4

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Introducing Jacqueline Pugh, Director of Teaching and Learning P-12

Introducing Jacqueline Pugh, Director of Teaching and Learning P-12

STAFF STORY Our new Director of Teaching and Learning is a true Renaissance woman. Jacqueline Pugh is proficient across a number of fields, with career and learning experiences acquired across the country and overseas. Jacqueline is an educational leader, an art teacher, a listener, an adventurer. She has been a

Jacqueline Pugh, Director of Teaching and Learning

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Introducing Lauren Imber, Dean of Studies 7-12

Introducing Lauren Imber, Dean of Studies 7-12

STAFF STORY Our new Dean of Studies may be quietly spoken but she is resounding in her efforts to assist Years 7 to 12 students and their families as they navigate the complexities of study and learning in a COVID world. At Santa Sabina students have a diverse array of

Lauren Imber, Dean of Studies

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Introducing Dr Daniela Panico, Italian Teacher

Introducing Dr Daniela Panico, Italian Teacher

STAFF STORY The influence of Italian culture and language on modern Australia is undeniable and something for which so many of us are eternally grateful. We can thank Italian migrants for our love of coffee, pasta, pizza and football but they have also brought us their fashion, cars, art, music,

Introducing Daniela Panico, Italian Teacher

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Introducing Janine Barr, Dean of Inclusive Education

Introducing Janine Barr, Dean of Inclusive Education

STAFF STORY When Janine Barr was coordinating inclusive education many years ago at an another school, one of her students was experiencing the tough combination of minor disability together with rock bottom self esteem. It was difficult for his teachers to see his potential. He was a perfectionist who didn’t

Janine Barr, Dean of Inclusive Educaiton

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Introducing Bryony Williams, Dance Coordinator and Year 5 Teacher

Introducing Bryony Williams, Dance Coordinator and Year 5 Teacher

Term 3 is Dance season and barely a weekend goes by without news of a swag of eisteddfod medals for Santa Sabina students. Behind our Dance Program success is Bryony Williams, Dance Coordinator and Year 5 teacher. ‘Miss Bryony’ has been dancing since she was ‘three or four’ and teaching

Introducing Bryony Williams, Dance Coordinator

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Introducing Joshua Saltos, Learning Support Officer

Introducing Joshua Saltos, Learning Support Officer

STAFF STORY One of the most popular adults on the Primary Years campus is our Learning Support Officer Joshua Saltos. He only started working with us at the beginning of this term, but Josh is well known to all the students, widely loved and respected. Immense energy and joy surrounds

Introducing Joshua Saltos, Learning Support Officer P-4

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Introducing Ms Froukje Werlemann-Godfrey, Head of Music (Curriculum)

Introducing Ms Froukje Werlemann-Godfrey, Head of Music (Curriculum)

STAFF STORY One of the most sought-after positions for a music teacher in Sydney is the position of Head of Music at Santa Sabina. And our new Head of Music (Curriculum), Ms Froukje Werlemann-Godfrey, just happens to be one of NSW’s most sought after music teachers. At the time of

Introducing Froukje Wertemann-Godfrey

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Introducing Ana Nebauer, Art Teacher

Introducing Ana Nebauer, Art Teacher

Mrs Ana Nebauer is our new specialist art teacher always seen wearing her distinctive art apron. All Primary Years students have the joy of learning art under her guidance, either every week (in Kindergarten and Prep) or in six-week blocks (in Years 1 to 5). Born in Portugal yet raised

Introducing Ana Nebauer

Art Teacher

Santa Stories: Emeritus Professor  Jenny Edwards PhD (Class of 1964)

Santa Stories: Emeritus Professor Jenny Edwards PhD (Class of 1964)

Emeritus Professor Jenny Edwards PhD, MSc, BSc (Hons) is a first generation IT educator, champion of women in computing and was dux of Santa Sabina College in 1964. Entering the University of Sydney in 1965 from Santa Sabina as an undergraduate studying science, Jenny went on to hold university teaching

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Emeritus Professor Jenny Edwards PhD

Introducing Alana Moore, Year 1 Teacher

Introducing Alana Moore, Year 1 Teacher

Alana Moore BA BEd is a specialist infants teacher whose catchwords are literacy and technology. For the last four years she has taught Kindergarten and Year 1 in Del Monte. In 2020 she is responsible for 24 boys and girls, mostly six years old, who are blossoming in her classroom.

Year 1 Teacher

Introducing Alana Moore

Re-introducing Kendal Hann, Tallong Campus Manager

Re-introducing Kendal Hann, Tallong Campus Manager

Kendal Hann, our new Manager of the Tallong Campus, has a broad range of experience in schools, TAFE and the corporate sector. He says education is at the heart of all he does. He teaches and he learns, holding a Bachelor of Sports Science degree and a Master’s in Organisational

Tallong Campus Manager

Introducing Kendal Hann