Ryde East Public School

Straight Forward

Telephone02 9878 3681


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.


Principal: Ms Katrina Verinder

Deputy Principal:  Ms Angela Churchland


Assistant Principals

Stage One:  Mrs Belinda Ramrakha

Stage Two: Ms Leona Mitchell

Stage Three: Mr Tahnee Whitfield




Ashlee Hodge

Erin Turner

Georgia Kenny

Camille Toohey Armstrong

Bridget Stanton

Emily Allan

Kristine Ironfield

Nicholas Bailey

Kath Hoy

Chris Galvin

Marissa Baillon

Alana Kethel

Leona Mitchell

Jessica Wong

Tahnee Whitfield

Emily Stephens

Nicholas Meredith

Katie Morrison 

Kimberley Robinson

Amy Williams


Specialist Teachers

Counsellor: Catherine Lange

EAL/D (English as an additional language or dialect): Miss Lisa Sin

Learning and Support: Alison Aquilina

COVID ISLP, HPGE, L&S :Cherly Gurney

COVID ILSP: Alana Kethel

Library: Rebecca Fischer

Creative Arts: Jasmine Winsley



School Learning Support Officers

Mrs Anna Jones

Ms Donna Mundey

Ms Cindy Liu

Ms Andrea Wang

School Adminstration

Manager: Mrs Beverley Abdulla

Officer: Mrs Irene Carrigy

Officer: Mrs Mary Debs

Officer: Mrs Sue Turner

Joe De Martino