Forbes Public School

Maintaining a Tradition of Excellence

Telephone02 6852 1934

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.

Forbes Public School Staff 2023

  • Principal: Ms Megan Staples                     

Year 3 to Year 6 teaching & learning team            

  • Miss Sonia Dukes: Assistant Principal
  • Miss Rachael Kelly
  • Mrs Gemma Madge
  • Miss Leah Barber
  • Miss Casey Patton
  • Mrs Jessica Messiter
  • Mrs Jo Bell
  • Ms Alyssa Kelly

Kindergarten to Year 2 teaching & learning team 

  • Mr Scott Northey: Assistant Principal
  • Mrs Amber Avis: Assistant Principal
  • Miss Bianca Garlick: Assistant Principal
  • Mrs Emily Byrne
  • Mrs Louise Webb
  • Ms Kimberly Halls
  • Mrs Cindy Robinson
  • Mr Joshua Avis
  • Miss Allison Jones

Support team     

  • Mrs Michelle MacGregor: Assistant Principal
  • Miss Carmen Chen                                     
  • Mr Don Sankovitch                                          
  • Mrs Samantha Flack
  • Mrs Kathy Prow
  • Mrs Jacqueline Halls

Other team

  • Sport skillsMrs Katie Stitt
  • QTSS: Mrs Nikki Doyle
  • LaST: Mrs Meg Wilson / Miss Melissa Colvin
  • RFF: Miss Jessie Rix
  • RFF / Library: Miss Kathy Patterson                  

IT support               

  • Mr David Clarke 

SLSO team

  • Ms Gaye Bayley
  • Mrs Jenny Sullivan
  • Mrs Tracey Fitzgerald
  • Mrs Kylie Sheil
  • Mrs Belinda Jack
  • Miss Sonya South
  • Mrs Jodie Bembrick
  • Miss Alicia Radburn
  • Miss Shannon Rath
  • Miss Jessie Hodges
  • Mrs Susie Wooldridge

Aboriginal school learning support officer

  • Miss Deanna Swanston
  • Mr Chris Butler                                 

Administration team

  • Mrs Karyn Hodges
  • Mrs Bonita Gamble
  • Miss Abbey Blackie 
  • Mrs Wendy Chudleigh            

Other team

  • Small Schools Finance: Mrs Lisa Fraser
  • ChaplainMrs Katy Brown
  • General AssistantMr Wayne Markwort
  • Canteen: Mrs Tammy Coady