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Yass High School

Yass High School

We value respect, responsibility, and honesty.

Telephone02 6226 1711


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.

Your key contacts at Yass High School

Principal Linda Langton

Deputy Principal – Years 8,10,12 Andrew Facer

Deputy Principal – Years 7,9,11 Ruth Riach

Business Manager Angela Parker

Administration Manager Merissa Watchorn


Faculty Head Teachers

English Scott Grose

Mathematics John Duncan

Science/Agriculture Tracy Randall

HSIE/Language (LOTE)/Library/Careers Brendan Roberts

CAPA - Visual Arts/Music/Drama supervised by Mark Hilder

TAS - Industrial Arts/VET/Food Technology/Textiles Joanne Southwell

PDHPE James Harding

Multi-categorical Classes Mark Hilder

Welfare Teresa Baines


Year Advisers

Year 12 Ree Nicholson

Year 11 Scott Anderson

Year 10 Deanne Young

Year 9 Jody Gaffney

Year 8 Marnie Pack

Year 7 Lenora Yasin


Curriculum Co-ordinators

Stage 6 (Year 11 & 12) Deanne Young

Stage 5 (Year 9 & 10) Deanne Young

Stage 4 (Year 7 & 8) Andrew Facer/Ruth Riach

VET Co-ordinator Joanne Southwell

Year 6 Transition Co-ordinator - Teresa Baines



School Sport James Harding

Representative Sport Tracey Bills



Deputy Principal - Years 8,10,12 Andrew Facer

Deputy Principal - Years 7,9,11 Ruth Riach

Welfare Coordinator Teresa Baines

Year Adviser see above for relevant year

Careers Adviser Fiona Wykes

School Counsellor Sorubi Thavaratam/Steph Herrmann

Learning and Support Teachers Melanie Meadley

Financial Angela Parker

Uniform Ruth Riach & Year Advisers

Enrolment/Transfer Linda Langton

Student Representative Council Tracey Bills

Anti-Racism/Wellbeing Tracey Bills

Aboriginal Programs Kate Vale

Lost Property Duplicating room staff

Clothing Pool Front Office Staff

Technical Support Andrew Facer/John Duncan


Concerns about

Staff Principal

Students Deputy Principal/s

Subjects Head Teacher