- About -

Meet the Principal

Mr Tony Corr was appointed Principal at Newhaven College in 2021 after an extensive national and international search which saw the Board consider a field of exceptional educational leaders of outstanding capabilities.
Tony previously worked at Melbourne Grammar School, one of Australia's leading independent schools. He held a number of leadership positions including Deputy Headmaster/ Head of Senior School and Director of Staff. Prior to Melbourne Grammar, Tony was Deputy Head at Xavier College. Tony has a Masters of Education (Educational Management) and a Bachelor of Arts Education from The University of Melbourne.

Tony is highly skilled across staff development and experienced in building high performing and cohesive teams of engaged educators. Tony's diverse experience combined with further study has provided him with a deep understanding of the current issues and challenges in creating and delivering educational experiences that provide a global perspective.

Throughout his career Tony has developed exceptional relationships with students, staff, and the broader school communities within which he has worked. He is passionate about working in a school environment that prioritises pastoral care and student achievement. Tony believes that the heart of education is to nurture each student in both their individuality and their shared humanity enabling each of them to be their best.