Exceptional People

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

Introducing Tia O’Carroll, PDHPE teacher

Introducing Tia O’Carroll, PDHPE teacher

As our Remote Learning Program started up again after the Easter break, students in Years 8, 9, 10 and 11 noticed an unfamiliar face pop up on their screens at PDHPE time. It couldn’t have been a hacker – she was wearing a Santa Sabina sports shirt…It was Tia O’Carroll,

Meet Tia O’Carroll

PDHPE teacher

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

Introducing Andrea Biddle, Music Teacher and new Head of House for Kurrawa

Introducing Andrea Biddle, Music Teacher and new Head of House for Kurrawa

Our much-loved music teacher takes on an important pastoral role in 2020. In the entrance hall of our spectacular music department, Holyrood, the students have erected and decorated a Christmas tree with photos of their teachers instead of baubles. In prime position on the top of the tree is

Introducing Andrea Biddle

Music Teacher and Head of House for Kurrawa

Introducing Stella Azizian, Co-curricular Coordinator

Introducing Stella Azizian, Co-curricular Coordinator

We have a teacher in our midst who has lived and worked in the UK, Russia, Armenia, Azerbaijan and New Zealand, who speaks a mix of three languages at home and whose first career was as an elite, government-sponsored international athlete representing two countries, including at the Commonwealth Games.  With

Introducing Stella Azizian

Co-curricular Coordinator

Introducing Rachele Rugiero, Gifted Education Coordinator

Introducing Rachele Rugiero, Gifted Education Coordinator

Real and relevant learning Ms Rachele Rugiero, our Gifted Education Coordinator, believes that catering for the needs of individual learners is not just a job, but a vocation. ‘I have a passion for what I do; I really believe in it’, she says. Ms Rugiero has taught Science at Santa

Introducing Rachele Rugiero

Gifted Education Coordinator

Introducing Santina Gambrill, Director of Middle Years, Holistic Learning

Introducing Santina Gambrill, Director of Middle Years, Holistic Learning

Integrating principles of the best teaching systems of Europe and Asia into our Middle Years teaching is the aim of our inaugural Director of Middle Years, Holistic Learning, Santina Gambrill. Mrs Gambrill looks after the curriculum and pastoral care concerns of all students from Year 6 to Year 8. With

Introducing Santina Gambrill

Director of Middle Years

Our Artistic Director and Head of Instrumental Music

Our Artistic Director and Head of Instrumental Music

Santa Sabina College is excited to announce the appointment of our new Artistic Director, Mr Timothy Chung, and Head of Instrumental Music, Mr James Pensini, who will both commence at the College in 2018. “They will build on the vision for music of our acclaimed Artistic Director Mrs Karen Carey, who will continue to assist us as the Artistic Director Emerita”, College Principal Dr Maree Herrett said.

Our Artistic Director

and Head of Instrumental Music

Introducing Michelle Sutherland, EAL/D and Visual Arts Teacher

Introducing Michelle Sutherland, EAL/D and Visual Arts Teacher

As the population of Sydney becomes more diverse and multicultural so do we at Santa. Santa Sabina College has numerous students (and staff) whose first language is not English. This extraordinary and diverse staff and student body are helping us achieve our mission to embrace the future with an optimistic

Introducing Michelle Sutherland

EAL/D Teacher

Introducing Maxene Borg, Head of Inclusive Education

Introducing Maxene Borg, Head of Inclusive Education

Maxene Borg, was appointed in 2019 as our Head of Inclusive Education 6-12. Ms Borg came to us from St Mary’s Cathedral College where she was Leader of Diverse Learning for two years. Prior to this role, she was the Leader of Learning Diversity for the Catholic Education Office Sydney

Introducing Maxene Borg

Head of Inclusive Education 6–12

Introducing Alice Macoun, College Counsellor

Introducing Alice Macoun, College Counsellor

Alice Macoun is our new College Counsellor P-12, working alongside Tania Rugiero. Ms Macoun spends three days a week in Del Monte and two days a week on the Senior and Middle Years campus. She is a Registered Psychologist and Clinical Registrar with a Master’s degree from ANU and Bachelor’s

Introducing Alice Macoun

College Counsellor