Our Staff

Whether teaching or in the office St Mary's Primary Rydalmere staff are part of a system committed to transforming the lives of every student, every day.


St Mary's Catholic Primary Rydalmere employs highly qualified staff with a passion for seeing young people grow and succeed.

Each member of staff acts as a role model and facilitator to to improve student learning outcomes, cater for individual differences and prepare our students for life beyond primary school.

If you wish to contact our Principal or a member of staff to learn more about your child's learning journey you can phone on (02) 8844 5700 weekdays between 8:30am and 4:00pm or send us an email.


Position Staff Member
Principal Mr Richard Blissenden
Acting Assistant Principal Miss Deborah Sheridan
Religious Education Coordinator Mr Vincent Knight
KD Mrs Nicole Dallas
KJ Ms Samantha Jakelic
1L Mrs Corena Laso / Mrs Stephanie Speranza (Tue)
1M Mr Clark Mangunay
2FM Mrs Fiona Mead
2RM Miss Rachael Menday
3J Mrs Maree Jordan / Miss Olivia Alafaci (alt Mon)
3LV Mr Troy Loudon (Mon, Tue, Fri) / Mrs Adele Violaris (Wed, Thu)
4D Mrs Amanda Day
4R Miss Talise Rosman
5C Mr Taylor Chandler
5K Mr Vincent Knight / Miss Ida Orlandi (Wed, alt Thu)
6H Mrs Danielle Hartley
6K Mrs Belinda Kirkness
Music Mrs Michelle Dennis
Sport Mrs Stephanie Speranza
Diversity Team Mrs Erica Rheinberger
  Miss Deborah Sheridan
  Mrs Trish Waterhouse
  Mrs Jana Clarkson
  Mrs Dianne Woods
  Mrs Helen Lupis
  Mrs Dianne Sabat
  Mrs Louise Hampton
  Mrs Lia Radocchia
  Mrs Helen Boerma
Library Team Mrs Lia Radocchia
  Mrs Angela Karam
Administration/Finance Mrs Susan Albertini 
Administration/Enrolments Mrs Kristine Muir
Maintenance Mr Bill Haralambous