Wellbeing Team

Student Coordinators

Mrs Bronwyn Denham (Year 7 Coordinator 2018)

Bronwyn DenhamI have the pleasure of being the Year 7 Coordinator for 2018. I am excited about the opportunity to work with the Year 7 students as part of the San Clemente Wellbeing team. I have been a teacher at San Clemente since 2004 and during this time have had the opportunity to act as Year Coordinator, Administration Coordinator, Teaching and Learning Coordinator, as well as teach PD/H/PE and Science and be responsible for a Mentor Group every year.

I am very proud to work at San Clemente and to be part of such a caring, active and connected community.

I am grateful to have the opportunity to work with the students within the Positive Education framework. We aim to continue being active and connecting with our community.

I am really excited and looking forward to working with you during 2018.

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Mrs Kate Tolfree (Year 8 Coordinator 2018)

2016 Kate Tolfree

Kate began teaching at San Clemente in 2011. She brings much experience to her role as Student Coordinator, having worked in a number of diocesan schools in different capacities in Middle Management, including both pastoral and curriculum areas. Kate is a teacher of both PDHPE and Religious Studies and she has also had experience in HSIE and Food Technology. Kate’s relational style of leadership, with a focus on proactive individual care, along with a keen a sense of humour, is well received by students. Her strong personal family values clearly translate to the way in which she fulfils the responsibilities of the role. Kate’s warm, nurturing and approachable demeanour ensures the students in her care are often seeking her company and support.

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Mr Patrick Doyle (Year 9 Coordinator 2018)

2016 Patrick DoylePatrick is a HSIE teacher who began at San Clemente in 2007. He is currently in his 23rd year of teaching with experience both in Australia and abroad where he spent time involved in special needs and behaviour management. His attributes as a Student Coordinator are enhanced by his past experiences in leading the HSIE faculty at the school; therefore he demonstrates a high level of both academic and pastoral care for students. Patrick enjoys contributing to various aspects of school life, including the Ministry Team, Retreats and Camps, coaching sport and also his organisation of various school fundraising events. His active and energetic style of leadership means that he is often present with the students, seen daily talking and interacting with them during break times in the school day. Patrick sets high expectations for his year group and he is a well-respected Coordinator who has a very good knowledge of the students in his care.

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Mr Nick Marsh (Year 10 Coordinator 2018)

2016 Nick Marsh

Nick began teaching at San Clemente High School in 2011 and is a consistent contributor to all facets of school life. Apart from teaching across three key learning areas of PDHPE, Mathematics and Religious Studies, he has acted in various management positions including Careers Advisor and Student Coordinator. In 2015, Nick facilitated and coordinated the implementation of the school’s new House System, and the Tony Kelly Cup. Nick prides himself on the positive relationships and strong connections he has with students in the San Clemente community. He has a strong passion for the wellbeing of all students in his care and is dedicated to supporting students in their social and emotional development. 

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Mr Nathan Beckett (Assistant Principal - Wellbeing)

2016 Nathan Beckett

Nathan is a PDHPE and Religious Studies teacher who has been at San Clemente since 2002. He has a strong philosophy of student advocacy and a passion for the pastoral care of young people. Nathan has been a Student Coordinator for the past 9 years and is a dynamic and innovative member of the Pastoral Care Team. He also contributes to the school through regular involvement in the Ministry Team, Retreat Facilitator and the coaching of various sports. Furthermore, he has assisted in developing and enhancing the school’s student leadership structure.  Nathan is devoted to the overall wellbeing of the students and this, coupled with a keen sense of humour, has allowed him to develop a great rapport with them. His extensive pastoral experience has given him a thorough knowledge of the effective management of significant adolescent issues. 

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Counselling Support

Ms Jenny Morris (School Psychologist)


Pastoral Care Worker

Sally Lykouras - Monday and Tuesday

 

Careers Support

Mr Mitch Allan is the school’s Careers Advisor. Please refer to the Information section of the website (Careers) for further details.

Wellbeing Year Teams


Year 7

Mentor Group      House         Mentor

Banks
Chisholm
Farrer
Flynn
Kingsford-Smith
Lawson
Paterson
Wentworth

Aquino
Aquino
Calaroga
Calaroga
Castile
Castile
Sienna
Sienna

Lil Marsh/Jessica Bellamy
Narelle McInness
Ellie Drury
Danielle DiPrinzio
Geraldine Hook
Amy Wilde
Iain Morrissey
Kip Veness

 

Year 8

Mentor Group       House           Mentor

Awabakal
Carrington
Dangar
Glenrock
Kooragang
Mayfield
Redcliff
Shortland

Aquino
Aquino
Calaroga
Calaroga
Castile
Castile
Sienna
Sienna

Steven Burns
Helen Wilks/Katie Smith
Gillian Rutherford
Loretta Browne
Joanna Godden
Gay McDonnell
Summah Harrison
Mandy Read

 

Year 9

Mentor Group     House        Mentor

Bashir
Bligh
Bourke
Brisbane
Hunter
King
Macquarie
Phillip

Aquino
Aquino
Calaroga
Calaroga
Castile
Castile
Sienna
Sienna

Anne-Marie Kelly
Sheridan Pruteanu
Karen Brennan
J. Davy/Sarah Johnson
Jason Stuart
Jane Ayerst 
Jess Lopez
Rose McAllister

 

Year 10

Mentor Group        

House          

Mentor

Aquinas
Dixon
Gilroy
MacKillop
O’Donohoe
Polding
Tenison
Therry

Aquino
Aquino
Calaroga
Calaroga
Castile
Castile
Sienna
Sienna

Bonnie Rae
Emma McCarthy/Mick Byrne
Pippa Hartshorne
Lynette Van Zeeland
Emma South
Desley Sharman
Mitch Allan                               
Julia Nolan