Associate Principal - Middle School
Vanesa Scott is a passionate educator who has over 30 years of experience, including 11 years in a leadership position. Vanessa completed her Master’s Degree in Education in 2018. Her current role as Associate Principal has ignited her passion for learning and stretched her thinking to look at education in a different way – a way that makes sense for students and caters to the ever evolving world we live in.
She believes that striving for excellence and improving student achievement starts with moral purpose and knowing your ‘why’ as a leader. Who you are is how you lead! Vanessa is a strong advocate of creating a learning environment that promotes collaboration, is challenging, safe to make mistakes and fosters positive relationships. She is all about investing in staff and students and building their capacity to be the best version of themselves.
One of Vanessa’s greatest strengths is her calm demeanour and approachable nature. She loves to travel and this is evident in her favourite quote: “We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us!”