Mr David Wanstall
David is the Principal at Ballajura Primary School and serves the Board as the primary principal’s representative for the Ballandjarra Network of local primary schools. David has 32 years’ experience in the primary sector including extensive experience in country locations and disadvantaged schools.
In his 11 years at Ballajura Primary School, David has overseen a significant improvement in students’ academic performance including results more than one-standard deviation above expected performance in all NAPLAN tested areas over the last five years. Ballajura Primary School was a finalist in the 2016 Western Australian Education Awards receiving recognition for its social, emotional and academic programs.
David has a keen interest in the activities of the College with a significant proportion of students entering Year 7 coming from David’s school. David has significant links with the college, its staff and students.