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Our Staff

ACE is an organisation that prides itself on hiring the very best teachers. All of our teachers have excelled in their HSC, with the majority achieving the top ATAR possible. By creating an environment where students are exposed to supportive teachers that have excelled not only at school, but have achieved state rankings in their subjects, ACE enables its students to be the very best they can be.

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Justin Wu
Associate Head of Chemistry

STATE RANKS: 15TH in Chemistry, 8TH in Maths Extension 1, 5TH in Maths Extension 2, 1ST in Music, 5TH in PHDPE
ATAR: 99.95
DEGREE: USYD B SCIENCE (ADVANCED) / DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Joel Jenson
Chemistry teacher

STATE RANKS: 3RD in Software Design and Development
ATAR: 99.9
DEGREE: UNSW BACHELOR OF MEDICAL STUDIES / DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Preetham Kadappu
Chemistry teacher

STATE RANKS: 2ND in Chemistry, 3RD in Physics, 9TH in Advanced Math
ATAR: 99.9
DEGREE: UNSW BACHELOR OF MEDICAL STUDIES / DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Kieran Zeng
Chemistry teacher

STATE RANK: 16th in Chemistry
ATAR:
99.95
UMAT: 93
DEGREE: UNSW BACHELOR OF MEDICAL STUDIES/DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Hin Huang
Chemistry teacher

GRADUATED: 2017 - Sydney Boys High School
STATE RANK:
11th in Chemistry
ATAR:
99.9
UMAT: 97
DEGREE: UWS BACHELOR OF MEDICINE/BACHELOR OF SURGERY

Jake Kim
Chemistry teacher

STATE RANK: 16th in Chemistry
ATAR:
99.95
DEGREE: UNSW BACHELOR OF MEDICAL STUDIES/DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Balaki Parameshwaran
Chemistry teacher

ATAR: 99.75
UMAT: 97
DEGREE:
UNSW BACHELOR OF MEDICAL STUDIES / DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Ada Fang
Chemistry teacher

STATE RANK: 10TH in Chemistry
ATAR:
99.95
DEGREE: USYD BACHELOR OF SCIENCE/DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Jay Patel
Chemistry teacher

STATE RANK: 7TH in Chemistry
ATAR:
99.90
DEGREE: USYD BACHELOR OF SCIENCE/DOCTOR OF DENTAL MEDICINE

Jane Liu
Chemistry teacher

ATAR: 99.85
DEGREE: UNSW BACHELOR OF MEDICAL STUDIES/DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Joyce Wu
Chemistry teacher

ATAR: 99.85
DEGREE: UNSW BACHELOR OF MEDICAL STUDIES/DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Rebekah Kang
Chemistry teacher

ATAR: 99.95
UMAT: 98
DEGREE: USYD BACHELOR OF SCIENCE/DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Emilie Wu
Chemistry teacher

GRADUATED: 2019 - James Ruse
STATE RANK:
14th in Chemistry, 10th in 4U Maths
ATAR:
99.95
UCAT: 99
DEGREE: USYD BACHELOR OF SCIENCE/DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Anirudh Joshi
Chemistry teacher

GRADUATED: 2019 - Sydney Boys High School
STATE RANK:
14th in Chemistry
ATAR:
99.80
UCAT: 99
DEGREE: UNSW BACHELOR OF MEDICAL STUDIES/DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Kevin Fang
Chemistry teacher

GRADUATED: 2019 - North Sydney Boys High
STATE RANK:
17TH in Chemistry, 1ST in IPT, 16TH in English Advanced, 7TH in 3U Maths
ATAR:
99.95
UCAT: 99
DEGREE: USYD BACHELOR OF SCIENCE/DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Nikki Fang
Chemistry teacher

GRADUATED: 2019 DUX - Sydney Girls High School
STATE RANK:
4TH in Ext. 2 Maths
ATAR:
99.9
DEGREE: UNSW BACHELOR OF ENGINEERING (HONS)/BACHELOR OF COMPUTER SCIENCE

Jocelin Hon
Chemistry teacher

GRADUATED: 2019 - James Ruse
STATE RANK:
1ST in Ext. 2 Maths and 11TH in Chemistry
ATAR:
99.95
UCAT: 99
DEGREE: WSU DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Jerry Shen
Chemistry teacher

GRADUATED: 2019 - James Ruse
STATE RANK:
1ST in Japanese Extension
ATAR:
99.95
UCAT: 99
DEGREE: USYD BACHELOR OF SCIENCE (ADVANCED) / DOCTOR OF MEDICINE



Mr Khoury
Head of Physics

Mansour Khoury, or "Mr K" as he is known by most students, has 23 years experience teaching HSC Physics and Mathematics, with 13 years of teaching in the Science faculty at James Ruse Agricultural High School

Mr Khoury joined ACE in 2018 and led the development of our new Physics course to cater to the challenging new NESA syllabus. He currently teaches classes across both our Parramatta and West Ryde campuses

Leon Wang
Physics teacher

STATE RANKS: 5TH In 4 Unit Maths
ATAR: 99.95
UMAT: 96
DEGREE: UNSW BACHELOR OF MEDICAL STUDIES / DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Hin Huang
Physics teacher

STATE RANKS: 11TH in Chemistry
ATAR: 99.9
UMAT: 97
DEGREE: UWS BACHELOR OF MEDICINE/ BACHELOR OF SURGERY

Preetham Kadappu
Physics teacher

STATE RANKS: 2ND in Chemistry, 3RD in Physics, 9TH in Advanced Maths
ATAR: 99.9
UMAT: 99
DEGREE: UNSW BACHELOR OF MEDICAL STUDIES / DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Rosy Wang
Physics teacher

STATE RANKS: 3RD in Physics
ATAR: 99.95
DEGREE: USYD B SCIENCE (ADVANCED) / DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Sriganesh Thavalingam
Physics teacher

STATE RANKS: 11TH in PDHPE, 2ND in Software Design and Development
ATAR: 99.9
UMAT: 100
DEGREE: UNSW BACHELOR OF MEDICAL STUDIES / DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Vinuja Fernando
Physics teacher

ATAR: 99.9
DEGREE: UNSW BACHELOR OF MEDICAL STUDIES/ DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Ashwin Sivasubramaniam
Physics teacher

ATAR: 99.8
DEGREE: UNSW BACHELOR OF MEDICAL STUDIES/ DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Vanathy Arudselvan
Physics teacher

STATE RANKS: 5TH in Biology
ATAR: 99.95
UMAT: 98
DEGREE: USYD BACHELOR OF ENGINEERING HONOURS (CIVIL)

Chloe Beydoun
Physics teacher

STATE RANKS: 7TH in Physics, 18TH in English Advanced
ATAR: 99.95
DEGREE: USYD BACHELOR OF SCIENCE / DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Louise Cai
Physics teacher

ATAR: 99.95
DEGREE: USYD BACHELOR OF SCIENCE / DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Karl Smith
Physics teacher

STATE RANKS: 5TH in Chemistry
ATAR: 99.90
DEGREE: USYD BACHELOR OF SCIENCE / MASTER OF MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES

Ivan Shen
Physics teacher

STATE RANKS: 7TH in Extension 2 Mathematics
ATAR:
99.95
DEGREE: UNSW BACHELOR OF MEDICAL STUDIES/ DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Rohan Gupta
Physics teacher

ATAR: 99.95
UMAT: 99
DEGREE:
USYD BACHELOR OF SCIENCE (ADVANCED) / DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Andrew Ly
Physics teacher

GRADUATED: 2018 - BHHS
ATAR:
99.95
DEGREE: USYD - B SCIENCE/B ADVANCED STUDIES (Dalyell Scholars)

Jessica Qiao
Physics teacher

GRADUATED: 2019 - Meriden School
ATAR:
99.95
STATE RANKS: 3RD in Chemistry, 5TH in Physics, 2ND in 2U Maths
UCAT:
99
DEGREE:
USYD B SCIENCE (ADVANCED) / DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Catherine Cheng
Physics teacher

GRADUATED: 2019 DUX - Sydney Girls High School
ATAR:
99.85
STATE RANKS: 16TH in Advanced Maths
DEGREE: UNSW - BACHELOR OF ADVANCED SCIENCE / BACHELOR ENGINEERING

Aryan Kapoor
Physics teacher

GRADUATED: 2019 - BHHS
ATAR:
99.85
DEGREE: UNSW - Bachelor of Actuarial Studies (Co-op) - 1st Year

Ananya Deshpande
Physics teacher

GRADUATED: 2019 - Meriden School
ATAR:
99.75
DEGREE: USYD - BACHELOR OF SCIENCE / BACHELOR OF ADVANCED STUDIES

Kim Zheng
Physics teacher

GRADUATED: 2019 - James Ruse
STATE RANK: 3RD in Physics, 1ST in Ext. 1 Maths, 7TH in Ext 2 Maths
ATAR: 99.95
UCAT: 99
DEGREE: USYD BACHELOR OF SCIENCE (ADVANCED) / DOCTOR OF MEDICINE



James Fu
Associate Head of Maths

ATAR: 99.95
UMAT: 100
DEGREE: UNSW BACHELOR OF MEDICAL STUDIES/ DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Audrey Kartawardana
Maths teacher

ATAR: 99.75
UMAT: 99
DEGREE: USYD BACHELOR OF SCIENCE (ADVANCED)  / DOCTOR OF DENTAL MEDICINE

Ryder Chen
Maths teacher

STATE RANKS: 1ST in 3 Unit Maths, 13TH in Chemistry, 4TH in Economics
ATAR: 99.95
DEGREE: TBD

James Yang
Maths teacher

ATAR: 99.95
DEGREE: UNSW BACHELOR OF MEDICAL STUDIES/ DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Angela Xue
Maths teacher

GRADUATED: 2018 - North Sydney Girls High
ATAR:
99.8
UMAT: 99
DEGREE: UNSW BACHELOR OF MEDICAL STUDIES/ DOCTOR OF MEDICINE



Ben Xie
Associate Head of UCAT

STATE RANKS: 5TH in Music Extension
ATAR: 99.95 (Dux - The King's School)
UMAT: 99
DEGREE: UNSW BACHELOR OF MEDICAL STUDIES / DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Suryansh Sharma
UCAT teacher

ATAR: 99.15
UMAT: 100
DEGREE: UWS BACHELOR OF MEDICINE / BACHELOR OF SURGERY

Krishan Gondal
UCAT teacher

GRADUATED: 2018 - BHHS
ATAR:
99.65
UCAT: 100 (3530/3600)
DEGREE: UNSW BACHELOR OF MEDICAL STUDIES / DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Georgia Zeng
UCAT teacher

ATAR: 99.85
UMAT: 100
DEGREE:
UNSW BACHELOR OF MEDICAL STUDIES / DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Dhnanjay Soundappan
UCAT teacher

ATAR: 99.9
UMAT: 100
DEGREE:
UNSW BACHELOR OF MEDICAL STUDIES / DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Allen Guo
UCAT teacher

STATE RANKS: 4TH in Chemistry, 10TH in Physics
ATAR:
99.95
UMAT: 100
DEGREE:
UNSW BACHELOR OF MEDICAL STUDIES / DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Rathepan Raguram
UCAT teacher

ATAR: 99.75
UMAT: 98
DEGREE:
UNSW BACHELOR OF MEDICAL STUDIES / DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Josh Yu
UCAT teacher

ATAR: 99.35
UMAT: 100
DEGREE:
UWS BACHELOR OF MEDICINE / BACHELOR OF SURGERY

Waiwai Yeap
UCAT teacher

GRADUATED: 2019 - Abbotsleigh
UCAT: 100 (3410)
DEGREE: UNSW BACHELOR OF MEDICAL STUDIES / DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

Angela Xue
UCAT teacher

GRADUATED: 2018 - North Sydney Girls High
ATAR:
99.8
UMAT: 99
DEGREE: UNSW BACHELOR OF MEDICAL STUDIES/ DOCTOR OF MEDICINE



Sam Prince
Associate Head of Economics

STATE RANKS: 2ND in Economics and 8TH in English
ATAR: 99.95
DEGREE: USYD Bachelor of Science (Advanced) / Doctor of Medicine

Rebekah Kang
Economics teacher

ATAR: 99.95
UMAT: 98
DEGREE: USYD Bachelor of Arts / Doctor of Medicine

Hortin Zeng
Economics teacher

STATE RANKS: 6th in Economics and 1st in Modern History
ATAR: 99.95
ACHIEVEMENTS: DUX - Knox Grammar 2019
DEGREE: USyd - Bachelor of Commerce / Bachelor of Law

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Yr 11 and Yr 10 Classes Recommence : 16th Jan

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