Governing Council has general oversight over the directions & policies of the school. It is made up of elected representatives from staff, students, parent body & community members.
We meet twice a term & parent representatives are elected at the AGM for a 2 year term.
All meetings begin at 6.30p.m.
2021 Meetings :
Tuesday 9th February (week 3)
Wednesday 17th March (week 8) AGM open to all interested families
Wednesday 19th May (week 4)
Wednesday 16th June (week 8)
Click here for the 2021 Nomination Form.
Governing Council Sub-Committees
We have a number of sub-committees that parents are invited to join :
- Grounds & Maintenance
Responsible for identifying areas of improvement around the school & prioritizing importance.
- Fundraising – Events
Raise money for school, organise fun family events & school activities for the community.
Review food options at the canteen under the Right Bites program to promote healthy eating.
Assess uniform needs & arrange them into Summer & Winter.
School childcare – before & after school program.
Organising our After School sports program, health & fitness.
Ensures the smooth running operations of the school, budgets, fees & resources.
Student Voice – representatives from each year level communicate to school their peers needs.
- Parents & Friends
All new parents & community members can exchange information & seek help from one another. We have a closed Face Book group “Plympton Parents & Friends” if you’re looking for contacts.
Leave your name & contact numbers – advise what interests you most & you will receive an email before the Annual General Meeting.
The school runs best with your assistance & we welcome any help you can provide. Helpers in the Canteen, assistants on school excursions & assistance with Reading programs. Class representatives assisting staff with class information.
DfE: What a governing council does
Responding to Abuse and Neglect - Education and Care
South Australian Working with Children Check
Governing Council Training