Principal's News

Farewell Mike Funke

Mike Funke is resigning from the Department of Education effective from Thursday this week.  Mike has accepted a position at RMIT.


Mike has worked at Malvern Primary School since 2009 in the Leading Teacher position, as a classroom teacher and ICT specialist.  He has supported staff and students in the use of ICT, including coding, the Bring Your Own Device program in Years 4 to 6, introduction of COMPASS and network/cyber security.  More recently he has undertaken more administrative roles supporting the daily organisation and curriculum mapping of the school and assisting the Communication Committee with the development of the new website.


The students farewelled Mike at the assembly on Monday morning.


We thank Mike for his service to the Department of Education and Malvern Primary School and wish him all the best in his future endeavours.