Macarthur Girls High School


Telephone02 9683 1866

Our staff

Get to know our school staff. We're all here to help.

Our professional, university-educated teachers encourage students to develop a love of learning and a desire to succeed. They maintain the highest integrity and concern for your child’s wellbeing.

The principal is responsible for the educational leadership and management of our school. If you would like to speak to the principal, please contact us to make an appointment.

Our school administrative staff can answer inquiries or direct you to the appropriate staff member for help.


Mrs Fiona Clifton

Deputy Principals

Year 8 and Year 11 - Mrs R Dickson

Year 9 and Year 12 - Mr S Bhattacharya

Year 7 and Year 10  - Ms Y. Ansoul

Head Teachers 2023

Secondary Studies - Mr D Tran 

English - Ms J Taing

Creative Arts - Mr H Walden (rel)

Social Science - Ms M Tressider (rel)

PDHPE - Ms N Schenko (rel)

Mathematics - Mr G Jackson

History/LOTE - Ms M Grima-Schmidt (M,T,F) / Ms A Barker (W, Th) 

Science - Mr M Henstock

Head Teacher TAL - Ms R Merhebi (rel), Ms S. Valladares (rel)

Head Teacher Wellbeing - Ms J Sharma

TAS - Ms C Kruger 

Wellbeing Team

Year 7 Adviser - Ms N Utheyan

Year 8 Adviser - Ms K Lawton

Year 9 Adviser - Ms V Chu

Year 10 Adviser - Ms A Gazaleh 

Year 11 Adviser - Ms M Higham

Year 12 Adviser - Ms C Halim

Support Team

Careers - Ms J Sharma

School Counsellors - Ms B Li

EAL/D Teachers - Ms S Valladares, Ms C Halim, Ms T Zahar

Learning and Support - Ms A Gazaleh

School business

School Administration Manager - Ms D Kilby

Business Manager - Ms D Kilby 

Extra curriculum activities

Sports Organiser - Mr R Hester

Drama  Ensemble - Ms K Lawton

Music  Ensemble - Mr H Walden

Choir - Ms M Higham