School Council is a collective association of parents, teachers, principal, staff and community representatives whose purpose is to advise the principal and the board respecting matters relating to the school. It is a means for parents and community members to work together with the school to support and enhance student learning. School Council is elected each year and works in partnership with the school staff to plan many aspects of school life. Monthly meetings are advertise in the school newsletter.
Roles that are not to be taken on by a school council include:
– school governance
– employment issues
– school management
– listening to complaints