Andrew Pritchard

Savio House Coordinator, Teacher – English, Humanities and Empower

Andrew joined the Australian Regular Army as a junior officer in 2001 and subsequently attended the Australian Defence Force Academy and the Royal Military College Duntroon, where he obtained a double major in History and Political Science. After sustaining a serious lower leg injury he was medically discharged. He began his teaching career at St Edmunds College, Canberra. His passion for the social and emotional wellbeing of students and their personal growth and development led to numerous roles in pastoral care. Andrew returned to Tasmania 2011 to take up a position at Dominic College. Andrew specialises in teaching History and Psychology.

Book every child should read
Magician by Raymond E Feist

Best recent professional learning
Discovering Positive Education – Geelong Grammar 2014

Favourite teaching unit
World War II

Teaching motto
"They may forget what you said but they will never forget how you made them feel." -- Carol Buchner