Catholic Education South Australia

College Captains & Student Leadership

Tess Kenseley

Female 2022 College Captain

I have been fortunate enough to have spent the last 12 years at Tenison Woods College and I feel incredibly honoured to complete my final year of formal schooling as School Captain. Despite the uncertainty this year brings, I cannot wait to lead the college community alongside Riley, with positivity, enthusiasm and pride, leaving our mark on the school community. more


Riley Turnbull

Male 2022 College Captain

In 2010  I began at Tenison Woods College as a reception student. I am very grateful to have the privilege to complete 12 years of schooling here and I feel very privileged to be finishing as one of the School Captain’s, as I always have looked up to them throughout the more



Student Leadership


Part of fostering wellbeing is recognising the need to have a strong culture of student leadership. At Tenison Woods College we understand that self-determined learners are ‘well beings.’ As such our students have many opportunities to develop their leadership skills either through student councils or specific interest groups. Each sub-school has a Student Council, a Social Justice Group and an Environmental Group. These opportunities are further enhanced by leadership roles in sport and music. 


Senior School Leaders 2022

Junior and Middle School Leaders 2022

Tenison Woods College respectfully acknowledges the Boandik people are the First Nations people of the Mount Gambier South Eastern region of South Australia and pay respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, past, present and emerging.