Stephen Kennaugh

Current School

St Andrew’s College Marayong

Previous Position

Principal De La Salle College Ashfield

First Year as a Principal


The hope for my current school is

That our Muticultural, Multifaith, Multiskilled, Multilingual students achieve Multisuccess!

The Joy of Principalship is

Seeing the middle leaders and staff you help form grow into leaders and move in their own direction.

A Book I would recommend

The Power of Habit - Why We Do What We Do In Life And Business by Charles Duhigg

Fun Fact about me

I go to the beach every weekend of the year.

My valued Well-Being Strategy

Sleep, Exercise, Good Food and Faith.

Advice for a Beginning Principal

Organisation is essential as well as making time to develop relationships and trust at work and making time for yourself as well as relationships in your personal life. Work out early what works for you and make it a priority.

Inspiring Leadership Quote

“The standard you walk past is the standard you accept”

By David Morrison who attributed it to former CDF & Governor of NSW David Hurley

What title would you give to your TED Talk or Book

Empowering staff is the secret to a great school, but how do you do it?

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