Welcome new staff

On Wednesday 25 January 2017, we welcomed all new PLC Sydney staff to join us in Marden to find out about our College and to join our community.


Our new staff

  • Ms Ellen Ehrhardt-Smith: Coordinator Overseas Students – replacing Ms Jenny Coles who retired at the close of 2016
  • Lina Elkhoury: Junior School – replacing Mrs Suellen White who was promoted (see staff in new positions below)
  • Felicity Freckman: English – a very experienced teacher from the Catholic system taking new classes
  • Jennifer Gair: Visual Arts – joining us from Sydney Girls High School, replacing Mr Fyfe who retired in 2015
  • Vivienne Migdanis: Mathematics – a very experienced teacher joining us from MLC School, replacing Mr Fletcher
  • Dr Tony Stojkovski: Head of PDHPE – joining us from Meriden School where he has been in a leadership position. Our previous Head of PDHPE, Mrs George, is continuing as a teacher
  • John Trimble: Science – a very experienced Physics teacher joining us from Ascham School. A new position due to the popularity of Science electives
  • Dr Emma Wood: Philosopher in Residence – supporting Dr Burgis in his teaching of this subject
  • Niya Andrews: Receptionist/Secretary – Hamilton
  • Lee-Ann Chapman: Science Lab Technician
  • Nicole Radar: Art and Design Assistant

Teachers in temporary roles

  • Anne Achie: Acting Senior Rowing Coach – Maternity
  • Johanna Burnett: Junior School – Maternity
  • Dr Ann Goeth: Science
  • Tracey Hardwick: Peripatetic Speech
  • Julia Hughes-Smallwood: Junior School – Maternity
  • Senzeni Ndhlovu: Social Science – for staff on leave
  • Ashleigh Peppernell: Acting Head Rowing Coach – Maternity
  • Melanie Rhodes White: Social Science – Maternity
  • Amber Wilson: Junior School – Maternity
  • John Yap: Fitness Centre Manager – replacing David John
Welcome back from leave


  • Casey Allen: Head of Music (Senior School)
  • Catherine Calladine: Junior School
  • Lisa Case: Junior School
  • Cath George: PDHPE
Staff in new positions

  • Fiona Clouston: Head of Music (Junior School)
  • Mrs Suellen White: Director of International Studies

Also in PLC Sydney Community

Help build the future of PLC Sydney
Leave your mark by donating an inscribed brick for the Gateway Legacy Walkway.
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Changes to the College Campus
When you arrive at PLC Sydney you will notice the following changes to the College Campus.
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Stories from the Archives
Dr Daphne Elliott (née Davison), was a Boarder at the College from 1938-1942.
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In this issue

A Message from the Principal

Student Achievements

Student Events & Activities


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Thursday 26 January 2017


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