Mrs Helen Elliott


Personal message: I continuously strive to educate children who will be confident, articulate and faith driven adults of the future. They must be adaptable to change, be resilient and have a positive and joyous outlook on life. Most importantly they must see themselves as Christ like.

Statement of areas of responsibility: The principal is responsible for modelling the Catholic faith in action and for leading the school community to live out its vision and mission focussed on quality faith, educational and wellbeing experiences for all students. The principal is responsible for the effective leadership, management and strategic direction of the school.

Professional experience: Helen has been the principal at All Hallows Catholic Primary School Five Dock since 2015. Prior to this, Helen was principal at St Michael’s Catholic Primary School Stanmore. Helen has also held leadership roles of assistant principal, Religious Education coordinator and has taught in Catholic schools across the Archdiocese of Sydney.

Helen has presented at educational conferences and workshops on contemporary educational practice, leadership and faith formation.


  • Master of Educational Leadership (Australian Catholic University)
  • Master of Religious Education (Australian Catholic University)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Macquarie University) 
  • Diploma of Education
  • Graduate Certificate of Religious Education

Professional interests: Developing a cohesive community founded on the teachings of Jesus Christ. Cultivating and developing Catholic educational leaders. Providing contemporary learning opportunities for staff and students in both education and faith formation. Developing a confident voice in all students to be changemakers in our world.