Exceptional People

Introducing Jane Sulis, Coordinator of Outreach

Introducing Jane Sulis, Coordinator of Outreach

Jane Sulis is a true and lifelong exemplar of the Dominican pillars of prayer, study, community and service. It’s hard to imagine a more dedicated and completely immersed member of the Santa Sabina family. ‘It’s just part of my being’, she says. Entirely guided by the Dominican Sisters from the

Introducing Jane Sulis

Coordinator of Outreach

Introducing Charlotte Burton, Head of RE

Introducing Charlotte Burton, Head of RE

Put on love which binds us all in unity.Colossians 3:14 Ms Charlotte Burton, our new Head of Religious Education, is a true theologian who brings to Santa a broad understanding of the Christian faith with an ecumenical approach. Her unique fusion of Catholic upbringing, a life of mission and reflection

Head of Religious Education

Religious Education

Introducing Ann McGovern, Director of People, Culture and Professional Learning

Introducing Ann McGovern, Director of People, Culture and Professional Learning

Introducing Ann McGovern, Director of People, Culture and Professional Learning P–12 Ms Ann McGovern, sees teaching as not just the imparting of knowledge to young people but also the gaining of knowledge from year to year. ‘Every year there’s always something new to learn when you are a teacher’, she

Head of Pastoral Care

Teaching

Introducing Maria Thompson, RE Coordinator, Primary Years

Introducing Maria Thompson, RE Coordinator, Primary Years

 ‘Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these”.’ Matthew 19:14 One of the great joys of Ms Maria Thompson’s daily life on our Primary Years campus is watching the children’s faces light up

Introducing Maria Thompson

RE Coordinator

Introducing Deborah Cunneen, Music Teacher

Introducing Deborah Cunneen, Music Teacher

Music…gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, a charm to sadness, and life to everything. Plato Promoting the undeniable connection between music and wellbeing is the passionate pastime of Music Teacher Deborah Cunneen who joined the Santa Sabina College staff in 2018.

Introducing Deboarah Cunneen

Music Teacher

Introducing Jarrad Magee, Head Tennis Coach

Introducing Jarrad Magee, Head Tennis Coach

Jarrad Magee, Santa Sabina’s Head Tennis Coach, is a Level 2 Australia Club Professional Coach with more than 25 years’ experience. He is a registered Hot Shots provider for beginners and has specialised in junior development throughout his career. His practice is to adopt the latest techniques while focusing on

Introducing Jarrad Magee

Head Tennis Coach

Introducing Florence Christou, EA to Head of Primary P–4

Introducing Florence Christou, EA to Head of Primary P–4

If there’s someone who makes our day at Santa it has to be Ms Florence Christou, Executive Assistant to the Head of Primary P-4, Mrs Sharon Portlock. Welcoming, reliable, meticulously organised, responsive and a veritable fount of wisdom, Ms Christou knows the answers to all questions. Her enjoyment of her

Introducing Florence Christou

EA to Head of School P–5

Introducing Melanie van der Meer, Head of Mission and Identity

Introducing Melanie van der Meer, Head of Mission and Identity

Mrs Melanie van der Meer, our Head of Mission and Identity, has been teaching at Santa Sabina since the year 2000. While English teaching has been her main role here, she is also a teacher of Religious Education and History. She sees her pastoral care trajectory – formerly Acting Head

Introducing Melanie van der Meer

Head of Mission and Identity

Introducing Emma Crosswell, Mathematics Teacher

Introducing Emma Crosswell, Mathematics Teacher

Emma Crosswell’s passion for maths has been noticed. Not only are Santa girls from Year 7 through to Year 12 benefitting, also maths teachers from across NSW are about to be her students. Graduating from the University of Sydney with Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Education (with Honours) degrees,

Introducing Emma Crosswell

Mathematics Teacher