St Therese School is a Catholic co-educational Primary School which is located in Torquay, a seaside town in the Surf Coast Shire of Victoria. The school was established in 1986 and is part of the Nazareth Parish.
Nazareth Catholic School, in Grovedale, is also part of our Parish, along with Lisieux in Torquay North, which opened in 2018 and St Catherine's of Sienna, which opened in 2020.
There are currently fifteen classes operating at St Therese with the learning areas arranged in four main buildings – Foundation, 1/2, 3/4 and 5/6. These learning areas are flexible, purposeful spaces, with an emphasis on both inside and outside learning. The library collection is distributed throughout the 4 learning spaces to ensure access to books for students at all times.
Our classes are as follows:
Mr Josh McElgunn - PrincipalMrs Jan Fagan - Deputy Principal / Religious Education Leader / WellbeingMrs Tess Tucker - Business Operations LeaderMrs Kerrie White - Administration AssistantMrs Jackie Richards - Technologies Co-ordinatorMr Patrick Delahunty - Learning Diversity Leader
Mrs Helene RichardMs Alanna Coughlan
Mrs Chris Grayland Mr Patrick Delahunty Mrs Birute Liebich Mrs Nicky Aitken Mrs Rachelle Thom
Mrs Julie Nicholson Mrs Marisa Joseph
Mr Vaughn McCarthy Ms Louise Hill Ms Leanne Todd Mrs Jessica Chisholm Ms Bethany Volkers Mrs Beth Humphries
Mr Gerard McCarthy Mr Marty Umanski Mr Liam Jackson
Ms Joanna Medson Mr Leigh Kentish
Mr Peter Caddy Mrs Michelle Budd Mrs Birute Liebich
Mrs Tracey Huchinson
Mrs Christine Perrett Mrs Jacinta Jamieson
Mrs Cathy Ball Ms Teegan Laffin Mrs Jackie Richards Mrs Ty Hudson Mr Jayden Exell Mr Ignatius Tse Mrs Seravina Kinanti Ms Milani Arena