James Busby High School

Excellence, Equality, Respect, Safety

Telephone02 9607 7766


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.

Senior Executives


Ms. Olimpia Bartolillo

Deputy Principals

Mrs. Mishelle Gouganovski

Ms. Sheetal Chand

Mr. Anil Narayan

Mrs. Veronica Mafi - Special Education

Head Teachers

Administration - Mrs. P. Encina (Relieving)

Creative Arts - Mrs. W. Martin

English and Languages - Mrs N. Champion / Ms. M. Welfare (Relieving)

Home Economics and VET Coordinator - Ms. C. Hindi

HSIE - Ms. A. Wolfe (Relieving)

Industrial Arts - Mr. G. Ghazal (Relieving)

Library and Community - Ms. A. Khuder

Mathematics and Computing - Mr. S. Irani

PDHPE - Mr. A. McCabe

Secondary Studies - Mr. T. Costa

Science - Mrs. S. Kumar (Relieving)

Support - Ms. S. Mohammad / Mrs A. Samuel (Relieving) / Ms S. Devi (Relieving)

Wellbeing and Learning Support - Ms. A. Sandilands and Ms. P. Prins

Student Services - Ms K. Cattanach

Careers - Ms J Choucair


Mrs. J. Pavic - School Administration Manager