General Office hours: Mon-Fri, 8:30am-4:30pm
Phone: 9480 4066 ext 7
Parents/carers are reminded to contact the school via Compass, phone or email and refrain from on site visits at present.
Parents should always make contact with the General Office first when visiting the school or trying to make contact with their children. Appointments with teachers must be made via telephone or email.
Academy Uniforms has a uniform shop on site at Thornbury High School in Room 47.
Hours: Mon 1-4pm , Wed 1-2pm
Sustainable School Shop
Second-hand textbooks and uniform can be purchased and sold online through the Sustainable School Shop website.
Student absences should be reported to the school before 8:50am, either through Compass, or by contacting one of our attendance officers:
Y7-10 Carol Marsh Ph: 9458 6125 email
Y11+12 Jennifer Hartley Ph: 9458 6135 email
Principal - Michael Keenan
Teaching & Learning - Paul Mameghan
Operations - Tayatea Mackenzie
Student Wellbeing & Engagement - Ryan Millar
Head of Year 7 - Pieter Oosterloo
Head of Year 8 - Ann Vassos
Head of Year 9 - Tim Polwarth
Head of Year 10 - Matt Lowe
Head of Year 11+12 - Tom Ding
Head of English - Robin Garden
Head of Mathematics - Diana Walder
Head of Humanities - Rick Manning
Head of Science - Lisa Pieropan
Head of Performing Arts - Emma McCulloch
Head of Visual Art - Sheraz Salama
Head of Languages - Max Tosi
Head of Health & PE - Saleem Nasser
Head of Technologies - Cameron Baird
Head of Professional Learning - Cara Martin
EAL/ELC Coordinator - Renata Tirabassi
VCAL/VET Coordinator - Maria Ioannidis
Student Leadership Coordinator - Bec Perkin
Privacy information for parents and carers
During the ordinary course of your child’s attendance at our school, school staff will collect your child’s personal and health information when necessary to educate your child, or to support your child’s social and emotional wellbeing or health.
Read our Secondary School Enrolment Privacy Collection Statement here.
The Thornbury High School policies on Privacy and Photography, filming & recording can be found on the school website here.
Camps, Sports & Excursion Fund (CSEF) 2020
The Camps, Sports & Excursion Fund [CSEF] assists families with the costs of school trips, camps and sporting activities for their child/ren.
Full details can be found here.
Applications close 26 June, 2020.
Parents and carers are reminded that the school does not provide personal accident insurance or ambulance cover for students. We strongly encourage all parents/carers to have up-to-date ambulance cover. Parents/carers of students who do not have student accident insurance/ambulance cover are responsible for paying the cost of any medical expenses such as ambulance costs if their child is injured or requires an ambulance at school, or whilst participating in a school activity. Parents/carers can purchase insurance policies from commercial insurers.
The Department’s Student Medical Expenses Policy is available here.