School Council School Council elections 2019

Would you like to be a member of our School Council? Nominations are now open for 4 parent vacancies on our School Council. 

If you are an enthusiastic parent interested in getting more involved and having a say in what our school is doing, or know someone who is, we would love to hear from you. 

We are looking for people who are committed to improving the educational outcomes for all our students. Effective councils have a broad range of experience, skills and expertise. Parents find their involvement satisfying and may also find that their children feel a greater sense of belonging. 

Nominations close on the 12th February 2019 and forms are available from school reception. 

School councils A Victorian government School Council is comprised of parents, the principal, staff and sometimes community members. The School Council assists in setting the educational policy of a school. Councils can have between 6 and 15 members. To be a part of the council you don’t need any particular qualifications or experience – schools look for enthusiastic parents who want to help improve the learning outcomes for all students. Elections to School Council positions are completed by the end of March each year. All parents or guardians of students enrolled at the school are eligible to vote for candidates wanting to participate on the school council. For more information please read the flyer included in this newsletter.