School Council


A School Council is required under the Education Act and consists of:

  • Principal
  • Teacher representatives
  • Parent Representatives

The Council meets on a minimum of four occasions per year.

The role and function of the Council is to (but not limited to):

  • Review school performance and endorse school improvement plans
  • Accept and endorse (and contribute to) the Annual Report.
  • Endorse School Policy ( and develop as required)
  • Endorse the annual finances through:
    • Budget approval
    • Approval of the scale of Fees, Charges and Contributions
    • Monitor annual income and expenditure through finance committee reports.
  • Other matters as relevant to the effective running and performance of the school