School Council

Edithvale Primary School Council

  • Is the focal point for decision making on overall school policies
  • Is accountable to the local school community and to the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development.
  • Is a representative body with a membership reflecting the important partnership between student, teacher and home
  • Is the governing body of the school

School Council meets regularly, generally on the third Tuesday of every month. Our School Council has sub committees which meet separately and make recommendations to School Council in their specific areas of responsibility. Sub Committees meet at arranged times throughout each term.

Membership: The Principal, 3 teachers and 8 parents elected by the parent community. Each member has a term of office of two years. Elections are held each year.

2020 School Council

The table below outlines the new School Council for 2020:

DET MEMBERS
  • James Whitla – Principal
  • Jamie Rohan – Assistant Principal
  • Jacqui Miller – Minute Secretary
  • Hayden Callahan -Correspondence Secretary
PARENT MEMBERS
  • Steve Smith – President
  • Breearna Ryan – Vice President
  • Nikki Brown
  • Lisa Carter
  • Mark Eddey
  • Kate Middleton
  • Laura Moore
  • Michael Smits

SUB COMMITTEE STRUCTURE 2020

Fundraising
  • Laura Moore – Convener
  • Nikki Brown
  • Lisa Carter
  • Mark Eddey
  • Lynda Lyons
  • Kate Middleton
  • Laura Moore
  • Breearna Ryan
  • Jodi Vuat
Buildings & Grounds
  • Mark Eddey – Convener
  • Nikki Brown
  • Darren McLeod
  • Jacqui Miller
  • Breearna Ryan
  • Steve Smith
  • Michael Smits
  • Jodi Vuat
Finance
  • Breearna Ryan / Mike Smits – Convener 
  • Luke McMaster
  • Steve Smith
  • James Whitla
Education
  • James Whitla – Convener 
  • Nikki Brown
  • Hayden Callahan
  • Lisa Carter
  • Mark Eddey
  • Luke McMaster
  • Kate Middleton
  • Laura Moore
  • Jacqui Miller
  • Breearna Ryan
  • Steve Smith
  • Michael Smits
Canteen
  • Dianne Cameron – Convener 
  • Lisa Carter
  • Steve Smith
  • Jodi Vuat