Student Leadership 

As College Captains, we are PROUD to welcome students of all abilities and cultural backgrounds to our college. Student voice is represented by year level captains and key groups within our college. We AIM to demonstrate the high expectations and we are also leadership mentors within our Palmerston City Schools community. There are INFINITE opportunities to represent the views of student voice at the College, in the Palmerston community, in the education community and at a Territory and state level, as well as GLOBALLY through our international sister schools partnerships.

2019 Student leadership includes:

Years 10-12 Campus

Our Student Leadership Team (SLT) takes a student leadership role across the college, organising student consultation, actively participate in college decision making, fundraising activities and supporting other worthwhile causes

College Captains
Jasinda Bourke
Melissa Prosser
College Vice Captains
Tori Inglis
Jack Hogarth

Years 7-9 Campus

Our Student Leadership Team (SLT) take a student leadership role across the school, organising assemblies, fundraising activities and supporting other worthwhile causes.

College Vice Captains
Emileah Sackley
Isla McCann
Campus Captains
Jonathan Blackwood
Elle Chamberlain

2017 Student engagement and consultation activities.

In establishing Palmerston College we have contributed in a variety of consultation sessions and workshops including:

  • what is important for a dual campus from subject, pathways, policies and support programs
  • mission and vision development
  • designing the logo and uniform
  • and we know there are many more coming up.

Parent Leadership 


Joint Council’s chairperson – Renè Prosser

Years 7-9 Campus (Rosebery Middle School)

Parents: Renè Prosser, Danielle Hall, Phil Taylor, Sue Price, Claire Morton, Carina Laguit, vacant

Student: NA (2017)

A/Principal: Krystel Smith

Teacher: Ryan Cockburn, Trudy Bland

Treasurer: Samantha Sowry

Invited member: NIL

Years 10-12 Campus (Palmerston Senior College)

Parent: Renè Prosser, Geraldine Hogarth, Bindi Burnell, Vacant, Vacant

Parent Special Education: Peta Cork

Student: Kieran Davis, Tess Fitzgerald

Principal: Ms Sue Healy

Teacher: Craig Overall

Treasurer: Mary Rose Henry

Invited members: Steve Wheelhouse

College Leadership 

As a PROUD educational leaders in the Palmerston community we are privileged to be part of Palmerston City Schools where we lead as one from students, parents, teachers and educational leaders.

Our AIM is to provide the very best education for Palmerston families to give the children and youth of Palmerston INFINITE opportunities within our community and GLOBALLY.

Together with students, families and our staff we look forward to building long lasting relationships.

College leadership team includes:

A/College Principal, Sue Healy

Ms Healy is proud to call the Northern Territory her home. She has worked in education for over 36 years and began her career in Queensland working in a range of schools and department including 18 years in leadership roles before moving to the Territory where she worked as principal of Casuarina Senior College, General Manager of Curriculum, Teaching and Phases of Learning and in 2012 she became the principal of Palmerston Senior College.

Diploma Teaching Secondary, Bachelor of Business, Graduate Certificate in Executive Leadership, Master of Learning Management (Executive Leadership), Master of Education (Executive Leadership). Professional membership: Australian Council of educational leaders, NT Principal Association, restorative practices institute, Australian Education Union (AEU). Presented at a number of national forums and conference, most recently in 2017, International coaching in education conference.

Head of Campus Years 7-9, to be announced in Term 4
Head of Campus Years 10-12, to be announced in Term 4
Assistant Principals, to be announced in Term 4
Curriculum Senior Teachers, to be announced in Term 4
Wellbeing Year Coordinators , to be announced in Term 4