Meet Our Staff

Waikerie Lutheran Primary School Staff


The Staff at Waikerie Lutheran Primary School are committed to helping each child reach their full potential.  Our teachers are registered with the Teachers Registration Board of South Australia.  All teachers have received qualifications from Australian tertiary institutions.  As well as secular training, our teachers are required to complete further studey to become accrediated Lutheran Educators.

Staff receive training and ongoing professional development to maintain their skills at the highest level.  This commitment from all staff toward their own excellence flows through to the students in their care.  They aim to provide learning experiences that challenge their students and encourage them to take risks in their learning in a supporting and caring environment.

Waikerie Lutheran Primary School has a dedicated Learning Support Team. Students with specific learning needs are catered for through individual programs, in class support and tailored education plans.

The Administration and Support Staff are always available to assist with administrative, financial and general questions and are available from 8:30am until 4:00pm Monday to Friday.

Mrs Shirley Mudge, Librarian & Caretaker

Mrs Shirley Mudge

Mrs Shirley Mudge commenced her employment at Waikerie Lutheran Primary School in 2002 as the school Caretaker. In 2007, she also took on the role as the PMP (Perceptual Motor Program) Coordinator, working with the students in Reception and Year 1.  In July 2008, Mrs Mudge took on the official role of School Librarian.

Prior to her employment at WLPS, Mrs Mudge worked within the school in a voluntary capacity from 1993 until 2002.