About Our School

 

 

 

St Therese School is a Catholic co-educational Primary School which is located in Torquay, a seaside town in the Surf Coast Shire of Victoria.  The school was established in 1986 and is part of the Nazareth Parish. 

 

Nazareth Catholic School, in Grovedale, is also part of our Parish, along with Lisieux in Torquay North, which opened in 2018. 

 

 

Class Structures

 

There are currently nineteen classes operating at St Therese with the learning areas arranged in four main buildings – Foundation, 1/2, 3/4 and 5/6. These learning areas are flexible, purposeful spaces, with an emphasis on both inside and outside learning. The library collection is distributed throughout the 4 learning spaces to ensure access to books for students at all times. 

 

Our classes are as follows:

 

  Foundation

  Junior

  Middle

  Senior

 

  Foundation

  Red

 

  Grade 1/2 

  Orange

  Grade 3/4 

  Red

  Grade 5/6

  Red

  Foundation

  Green

 

  Grade 1/2 

  Green

  Grade 3/4 

  Yellow

  Grade 5/6

  Yellow

 

  Grade 1/2 

  Purple

  Grade 3/4 

  Green

 

  Grade 5/6

  Green

 

  Grade 1/2 

  Blue

  Grade 3/4 

  Purple

 

  Grade 5/6 

  Orange

 

 

  Grade 3/4 

  Blue

 

  Grade 5/6

  Blue

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

Our Staff

Administration

Mr Noel Dillon - Principal
Mrs Jan Fagan - Deputy Principal / Religious Education Leader / Wellbeing
Mrs Tess Tucker - Business manager
Mrs Kerrie White - Administration Assistant
Mrs Emma Rayson - ICT Coordinator
Mr Patrick Delahunty - Learning Diversity Leader

 

  Foundation

 

  Junior

  Middle

  Mr Nick Kenwright

  (Head of Learning)


  Mrs Helene Richard
  Mrs Beth Humphries

 

  Mrs Nicky Aitken

  (Head of Learning)


  Mrs Chris Grayland
  Mr Patrick Delahunty
  Mr Vaughn McCarthy
  Ms Jacinta Jamieson

  Mrs Birute Liebich
 
 Mrs Tracey Huchinson

 


  Mr Peter Caddy

  (Head of Learning)


  Mrs Anne Jordan
  Ms Louise Hill
  Ms Gerardine Farrelly
  Miss Jessica Padula

  Mrs Jessica Chisholm
  
Mrs Liz Windmeyer

  

 

  Senior

 

  Specialist

  Learning

  Support Staff

 

  Mr Gerard McCarthy

  (Head of Learning)


  Mr Marty Umanski
  Mr Liam Jackson

  Ms Joanna Medson
  Mrs Leanne Todd
  
Mr Leigh Kentish
  Mrs Irene Wiffen


 

  Mr Leigh Kentish
  Mrs Michelle Budd
  Mrs Birute Liebich
  Mrs Julie Nicholson

  Mrs Tracey Huchinson

  Mrs Liz Windmeyer

 

 

  Mrs Cathy Ball
  Ms Teegan Laffin
  Mrs Jackie Richards
  Mrs Ty Hudson
  Mr Jayden Exell