School Chaplain

Springfield-PS-main-slider34Our school chaplain is Melissa Powell. Melissa works at Springfield each Wednesday and  Friday and provides pastoral care, personal advice, comfort and support to all students, staff, parents and the wider community.

Melissa assists at a whole school level, within the classrooms, with groups and individuals providing guidance about values, virtues and relationships.

Melissa’s role as chaplain is federally funded through the National School Chaplaincy Program. Participation in any structured programs is voluntary.