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Public Education Awards honour roll

Congratulations to all our Public Education Awards winners since the inception of the awards in 2011.

These awards recognise and showcase excellence in public education. Through this program we proudly share our achievements with the community and highlight the innovation, passion and expertise that form the foundation of our strong public education system.

2019

Award Winner
Community Engagement Award Lucy Standish
Credit Union SA Primary Teacher of the Year Karen Schilling
Early Years Teacher of the Year Sharnie Jamieson
Innovation in Practice Award Marg Clark
Performance Through Values Award Janet Hughes
School and Preschool Support Award Trent Heneker
Secondary Teacher of the Year Justine Fogden
System Excellence Award Leanne Davies
Teacher's Health Leadership Award Rebecca Huddy

2018

Award Winner
Community Engagement Award Dianne Krieg (Paint the Inner West REaD)
Credit Union SA Primary Teacher of the Year Kelly Rivett
Early Years Teacher of the Year Peta Tooley
Innovation in Practice Award Mike Hawkey
Performance Through Values Award Roger Nottage
School and Preschool Support Award Annette Hammond
Secondary Teacher of the Year Amanda Pedder
System Excellence Award Susan Miels (Early Career Teacher Development Program)
Teacher's Health Leadership Award Antoinette Jones

2017

Award Winner
Community Engagement Award Lauren Jew (Aldinga Beach Children's Centre)
Credit Union SA Primary Teacher of the Year Clint Beard
Early Years Teacher of the Year Sandra Kelly
Innovation in Practice Award Scott Dirix
Performance Through Values Award Natasha Chisholm 
School and Preschool Support Award Hannah Dayman
Secondary Teacher of the Year Tammy Cane
System Excellence Award Suzie Cottle
Teacher's Health Leadership Award Margot McDougall

2016

Award Winner
Primary Teacher of the Year Cassandra Young
Primary Teacher of the Year Charlene McGrath
Community engagement / partnership innovation award Sue Toone (Western Adelaide Shores Partnership)
Early Years Teacher of the Year Joanne Tilley
Early Years Teacher of the Year Tarsha Howard
Leadership Award Dean Angus
Leadership Award Dan Jarrad
Leadership Award Leila Kasprzak
Lifetime achievement / early career award Rosalie Richards
School and Preschool Support Award Karley Anderson
School and Preschool Support Award Pauline Bolto
Secondary Teacher of the Year Naomi Kuchel
Secondary Teacher of the Year Megan Hooper

2015

Award Winner
Primary Teacher of the Year Martine Turnbull
Primary Teacher of the Year Ryan Bubner
Community engagement / partnership innovation award Morialta Partnership
Early Years Teacher of the Year Cathy Ryan
Early Years Teacher of the Year Barbara Bayly
Leadership Award Olivia O'Neill
Leadership Award Tammy Williams
Leadership Award Graham Clark
Lifetime achievement / early career award Ray Moss
School and Preschool Support Award Julie Camilleri
School and Preschool Support Award Sarah Humble
Secondary Teacher of the Year Emil Zankov

2014

Award Winner
Primary Teacher of the Year Swati Phatak
Community engagement / partnership innovation award Community Learning at HIVE 12 to 25
Early Years Teacher of the Year Katie Taylor
Leadership Award Lyn Bretag
Lifetime achievement / early career award Sam Moyle
School and Preschool Support Award Tanya Parker
Secondary Teacher of the Year Ben Heathcote

2013

Award Winner
Primary Teacher of the Year Kirsty Fox
Community engagement / partnership innovation award Cowell Area School aquaculture program
Early Years Teacher of the Year Mitchell Ollington
Leadership Award Kerryn Jones
Lifetime achievement / early career award Jane Garrard
School and Preschool Support Award Bindi Barker
Secondary Teacher of the Year Evan Polymeneas

2012

Award Winner
Primary Teacher of the Year Natalie Gherardin
Community engagement / partnership innovation award Andamooka Primary School community development team
Early Years Teacher of the Year Angela Plisko
Leadership Award Lynne Symons
Lifetime achievement / early career award Esther Dudley
School and Preschool Support Award Belinda Pringle
Secondary Teacher of the Year Louka Parry

2011

Award Winner
Primary Teacher of the Year Tamra Harvey-Mardle
Community engagement / partnership innovation award Mypolonga Primary School Shop
Early Years Teacher of the Year Casey Bell
Leadership Award Brenton Wilson
Lifetime achievement / early career award Ben Savage
School and Preschool Support Award Fiona-Lee Colliver
School and Preschool Support Award Julie Bagshaw
School and Preschool Support Award Ali Adams
Secondary Teacher of the Year Kirsty Gbert

Public Education Awards

Phone: 8463 4985
Email: PublicEducationAwards [at] sa.gov.au