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About Us

Principal's Message
At St Michael's, we endeavour to develop quality relationships and faith, provide enriching learning experiences and establish effective care networks for our students.

Learn more about our school

What We Offer
at St Michael's
School Vision and Mission
Our Story
School Song and Prayer

Take a Virtual Tour of our School!

Welcome to our school! Take a virtual tour of our school below – have a look around our classrooms, library, vegetable patch and chicken coop, outdoor learning and play areas, and more.

(You can also book a school tour to visit us, meet our teachers and students, and see the facilities in person!)
Our Catholic Identity and Parish
At St Michael's, children have many opportunities to celebrate the love of God at a personal, class and school level, and together with our parish community.

Our Staff

Meet our passionate, dedicated team of teachers and support staff at St Michael's Nowra.

Principal - Christopher Paton

Assistant Principal - Carolyn Rutkowski

Religious Education Coordinator - Martine Mathieson

Senior School Support Officer - Nicole Skeers

Middle Leader - Literacy - Michelle Heffernan

Middle Leader - PB4L and Wellbeing - Patrick Douglas

Middle Leader - Diverse Learning - Bianca Koczka

Middle Leader - ICT Support - Emma-Kate Callaghan

Middle Leader - Indigenous Education - Anne Dempsey

Sports Coordinator - Andrew Allmark

Good Samaritan Centre - Lee-Anne deRoo, Christine Hart

Benedictine Centre - Natalie Rojas, Cathy Palmer

Instructional Coach - Numeracy - Anne-Maree Berryman

Reading Recovery - Oonagh Cameron

Kindergarten - Melissa Firkin, Sarah Sansom, Jessica Phelps

Year 1 - Marian Crossley, Stephanie Jakimyszyn, Carly Butler, Michelle Heffernan

Year 2 - Sandrine Butler, Emma-Kate Callaghan, Henri Taylor, Viki Boyton, Christine Hart

Year 3 - Martine Mathieson, Tara King-Gee, Bianca Koczka, Carol-Ann Robinson, Patrick Douglas

Year 4 - Maree Hamilton, Dylan Anderson, Michelle Warner, Andrew Allmark

Year 5 - Renee Roles, Margaret Webster, Amy Scurr

Year 6 - Anne Dempsey, Sam Luxford, Stephen Zamroz

Various Classes - Ashleigh Walker

PPT - PE - Ingrid Holland

PPT - Music - Maree McGrath

PPT - Library - Barbara McKenna

School Support Officer (Admin) - Tanya Goodwin

Aboriginal Education Assistants - Jody Manners, Vanessa Longbottom, Mark Mongta

Defence School Transition Aide - Renee Wenban

To apply for any staff positions being advertised at St Michael's, visit the CEDoW Positions Vacant page.