Lesmurdie Senior High School
Reid Road, Lesmurdie
Western Australia 6076
Principal Kerry Chipchase
The Student Support team work collaboratively with teaching and non-teaching staff, families and the wider education community to provide a safe, supportive environment within which students can thrive academically, socially and emotionally.
The team consists of:
Astrid Ferrari – School Psychologist
School psychologists assist schools to meet the social, emotional, learning and behaviour needs of students. Working closely with the school administration, teachers, students and parents, the school psychologist supports practical improvement strategies that are tailored for all students, particular groups of students or individual students.
Sharon Moran – School Community Nurse
The School Community Nurse works collaboratively with other Student Services team members to support students physical and mental health/wellbeing. This role also includes the promotion of health and healthy lifestyle through delivery of in-class programs and out of class social/emotional programs.
Jane Gray – Youth Worker
The Youth Worker assists students in buiding a sense of belonging and engagement through communication and by simply being a friendly face around campus.
The role of Education Assistants is to provide additional learning support within the class room setting or in small group settings.