For Parents

2021 Staff Team

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Peter Fahey & Garth Kydd


Lisa Dixon & Melissa Miller

Leadership Learning Community:

Martin Thomson & Tim Hogan

Connecting Learning Community:

Mel Young & Viv McLoughlin

Exploration Learning Community:

Julie Cooper, Claire Lay & Maree Reus

Discovery Learning Community:

Elise Fraser & Mel Goodwin

Learning Support Officers:

Monica Broemmer, Leonie Moekotte, Alicia Sandford,

Carole Storey-Smith, Christine Williams,

Eloise Steffens & Eric Sebastian


Stephen Segrave

STEAL staff (Science, Technology, English, Arts, Languages):

Jacqui Jarvis & Tanya Hislop


Valdie Cham

Gardens & Grounds Maintenance:

Phil Torpy & Alex McGoldrick

2021 Dates / Times

All schools including St James’ customise formal gazetted dates for the school year.  Variations include closure days for staff professional development, student excursions and formal assessments. Notifications of these variations are made at the start of each term. Further information is provided in newsletters and via the Schoolbag App.

Term 1

Start: Monday, February 1

Finish: Thursday, April 1, 2:30pm

Term 2

Start: Monday, April 19

Finish: Friday, June 25, 2:30pm

Term 3

Start: Monday, July 12

Finish: Friday, September 17, 2:30pm

Term 4

Start: Monday, October 4

Finish: Tuesday, December 14, 2:30pm

School Timetable

Session 1                                 9:00am - 11:00am

 Recess Break                          11:00am - 11:30am

(includes 10 minute snack time)

Session 2                                11:30am - 1:00pm

Lunch Break                           1:00pm - 2:00pm

(includes 15 minute eating time)

Session 3                                 2:00pm - 3:30pm


School Office Hours: 8:15am – 4:15pm

Telephone: 5335 8750



Instagram: @sjsebastopol



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