Scar­bor­ough has pro­duced thou­sands of com­mu­nity mem­bers who have gone on into careers where they have all con­tributed to the broader soci­ety. Many have made huge con­tri­bu­tions which have not come to the notice of the rest of us, oth­ers have. Among those to be noted by pub­lic acclaim or oth­er­wise are:







NameStaff or StudentField of excellenceAchievement
John Kobelke StaffPoliticsMem­ber for Nol­la­mara, WA Par­lia­ment.
Frank Lefaucher StudentCommunity Service(school cap­tain 1963, 1964) a keen par­tic­i­pant in all aspects of stu­dent life, noted for his iri­des­cent green and pink socks.
Mark Lizotte StudentThe Arts(stu­dent) aka Johnny Diesel — Inter­na­tional Rock Star.
Mick Malone StudentSport(stu­dent 1963 – 1967) Aus­tralian crick­eter, Subi­aco foot­baller, local real estate com­pany.
Andrew McGovern StudentSportAFL foot­baller, Fre­man­tle Dock­ers.
Marnie McKimmie StudentBusinessStu­dent 1979 – 1983. Jour­nal­ist, award win­ning.
Craig Ogden StudentThe ArtsClas­si­cal gui­tarist, cur­rently Lon­don Phil­har­monic Orches­tra.
Ray Omedei StaffThe ArtsWell known Direc­tor of Per­form­ing Arts.
Josh Palmateer StudentSportWorld surf­ing cir­cuit for 7 years, made World Top 40.
Colin Penter StaffSport(phys ed teacher) W.A. crick­eter, 100 runs in his first state game.
Ted Polglaze StudentSportAus­tralian Win­ter Olympiad — bob­sled.
Gary Rutter StudentCommunity Service(Stu­dent 1978 – 1982) father of triplets (nat­ural) in March 1998, to have 7 chil­dren under 9 years old.
Jenny Sefton StudentThe ArtsArtist of note in the South West of WA.
Grant Stoelwinder StudentSportStu­dent 1983 — 1987. Swim­ming coach for the Aus­tralian swim team, coached Libby Trick­ett and Eamon Sul­li­van
Tyson Stenglein StudentSportAFL foot­ball, Ade­laide — #29 of Draft 1999
Eric Strauss StaffSport(Deputy prin­ci­pal) W.A. crick­eter and foot­baller, later prin­ci­pal of Hamp­ton SHS.
Ken Vidler StudentSportAus­tralian Olympiad — kayaks, Aus­tralian iron­man cham­pion.
Anthony Wilson StudentGovernmentHead of UN Com­mu­ni­ca­tions in New York
Tim Winton StudentThe ArtsRenown author.
James Angus N/AThe ArtsArtist — paint­ing, sculptures

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