School Council

What is a school council?

  • It is a legally formed body that is given powers to set the key directions of a school
  • It is the major governing body of the school
  • Plays an important role in school accountability and improvement processes

 

Its Objectives are:

  • Assist in the efficient governance of the school
  • Ensure students’ best interests are primary
  • Enhance the educational opportunities for students
  • Ensure compliance with relevant legislation and regulations

 

What is the function of school council?

  • Establish the broad direction and vision of the school within the school's community
  • Participate in the development and monitoring of the school strategic plan
  • Develop, review and update school policies
  • Raise funds for school-related purposes
  • Approve the annual budget and monitor expenditure
  • Maintain the school’s grounds and facilities
  • Enter into contracts (e.g. cleaning, construction work)
  • Report annually to the school community and to DEECD
  • Generally stimulate interest in the school in the wider community

 

Our Current School Council members are:  

 

Executive Officer

 

 

Parent Representatives

 

      

 

      Prue

 

   Alison   

 

Staff Representatives

 

     assistand principal, Carol Wyatt