Welcome to Southern Autistic School

Our vision for our students is to develop lifelong learners who have a sense of belonging and are encouraged to implement their skills and knowledge to make choices and accept responsibility for their decisions.


Bruce McPhate, Principal
Julia Sadler, Assistant Principal
Justin Walsh, Assistant Principal
Susan Weir, Business Manager
Kirsten Schmidt, Junior School Leader
Kerri Harkness, Lower School Leader
Denise Van Der Nest, Upper School Leader
Cindy Longley, Senior School Leader


Contact us

Southern Autistic School
12 Margaretta Street
East Bentleigh Vic 3165

PO Box 3032
Moorabbin East Vic 3189

T: 03 9563 8139
F: 03 9563 8415
E: southern.autistic.sch@edumail.vic.gov.au