Peterborough School

Learn to Live.

Telephone02 4297 1611

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.

Considerate staff

Peterborough school is led by acting principal Tim Palk. Teaching staff include executive members, classroom teachers and school learning support officers. Additional personnel are employed for specialist programs such as work experience, music therapy and playground support.

Our school administration manager, administration officers and general assistant all help to keep our school running smoothly. The cohesive, professional team work to provide the best possible learning environment for Peterborough students.

Expert staff

Peterborough staff have expertise in many special education areas. These include sensory education, AAC (Augmentative and Alternative Communication),  behaviour support, creative and performing arts programs, literacy and mathematics engagement and personal development programs. This expertise has created and established school programs catering to the individual needs of our students.

Staff and family in consultation

Teachers and parents/carers work together to identify and review individual students' goals as part of  every individual plan.  Teachers and parents/carers may meet bi-annually or more often as the need arises.

Executive staff

Peterborough executive staff are responsible for specific roles within our school. Our deputy and assistant principals mentor and supervise teachers and SLSOs to encouarge the delivery of individual student plans and school based programs.. The executive lead the school strategic improvement plan, curriculum development and support the Principal with school organisation.