Principal and staff profiles

Welcome from our Principal

Mr Kieron Hicks, School Principal

As the Principal of Padthaway Primary School and Preschool, I’d like to welcome you to our friendly learning community. Here, we all work together to make sure our school is as supportive of student development as possible.

Our site is well known for community involvement and our commitment to learning outcomes. We’re passionate about making sure every child has the opportunity to succeed, adapting and evolving our approaches to teaching in order to provide these. We look forward to meeting you!

Teaching staff


Bec Catt

R-3 Class

Liza Harrington

3/4 Literacy & Numeracy Hub

Tristan Taylor

Year 4-6 Class

Stephanie Depledge

Non Instruction Time

Bec Catt

Support staff

Finance and Administration Officer

Vicki Heym

Student Support Officer

Tammy Mathews

Student Support Officer

Lissy Orton

Pastoral Care Worker

Lisa Graetz

Grounds Person

Jocelyn Loft

ICT Support

Joshua Justice