Biddabah Public School parents raise questions about out of zone enrolments | poll

Helen Gregory
By Helen Gregory
Updated May 19 2016 - 11:32pm, first published 8:30am
Uncertain future: Jade McCaig and Mark Faithfull with son Finn are considering selling their home and moving into the enrolment zone. They don't want to uproot their daughter Niamh; send their two children to different schools; or re-enrol at a different school that is further away and has composite classes. Picture: Jonathan Carroll

JADE McCaig has lived in her Speers Point home for more than 35 years, but is considering selling the property for the sake of her two children’s public education.


Helen Gregory

Helen Gregory


Helen Gregory joined the Newcastle Herald in 2010. She is the masthead’s education reporter and has written for the H2 and Weekender sections, as well as across a range of issues. Helen is a Walkley Award winning journalist and was also part of the Newcastle Herald team that won the United Nations World Environment Day Media Award for Environmental Reporting in 2015.

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