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Terrigal High School

Terrigal High School

A quality comprehensive education with a history of academic success.

Telephone02 4384 4677


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.

Our staff


Mr Matthew Riley

Deputy Principals

Mr Adam Montgomery - Years 7 & 11

Ms Ilanah Forrest - Years 8 & 10

Mr Marshall Wilkinson - Years 9 & 12

Head Teachers

Mr James Blanch - Teaching & Learning/Library

Nrs Katherine Howe - English

Mrs Bronwyn Hull - Support Unit

Mrs Kellie McMartin - HSIE (Rel.)

Dr Stephen Nugent - Science

Mrs Karen Pennings - Creative & Performing Arts

Ms Brooke Playford (M/T/W) & Mr David Storey (Th/F) - PDHPE

Mr Nicholas Staniford - Administration/Languages/Careers (Rel.)

Ms Melissa Turner - Technological & Applied Studies

Mr Ty Purnell - Mathematics (Rel.)

Ms Hannah Turrise - Wellbeing (Rel.)

Business Manager

  • Mrs Tracy Hardman

Student Administrative Manager

  • Ms Daniella Scaturchio (Rel.)

Year Advisers

Year 7 - Ms Mairead Ward

Year 8 - Mrs Katy Allen

Year 9 - Mr Mitch Baty

Year 10 - Mr Clayton Parker

Year 11 - Ms Jess Bond

Year 12 - Mr Billy Lambert