School Council

 

SCHOOL COUNCIL NOMINATIONS OPEN
Notice Of Election and Call for Nomination
School Council nomination Form2017
School Council Self Nomination Form 2017

 

Congratulations and thank you to our 2017-18 School Councillors.

President: Chris Leffler
Vice President: Helen Cadzow
Treasurer: Shane Sinn
Secretary: Brad Shannon

Councillors:

Dr Iori Fithie
Dr Nafisa Ovi
Juliet Peeva

Staff Representatives:

Kate Gray (Principal)
Ruth Biddle (Assistant Principal)
Naomi Mori-Hanazono
Keiko Harada
Eiji Nishikubo

School Councils play a key role in Victorian government schools. Participating as a school council member is a rewarding and challenging experience. The school council supports the principal to provide the best possible educational outcomes for all students.

Subcommittees:

Community Links
–          Convenor: Helen
–          Subcommittee members: Brad S, Eiji, Naomi, Hanako

–          Key roles: Advocating for and promoting Huntingdale PS and bilingual  education (including Box Hill festival and Japan Trip),
updating the Communication and Engagement 
matrix and annual parent surveys (including OHSC)

Finance:
–          Convenor: Shane
–          Subcommittee members: Chris, Kate, Rosella, Beth and Ros  

–          Key roles: School revenue and expenditure, Parent payments, Library and Building Funds, Bilingual Funding, Grant coordination
and writing

Parents & Friends Transition
–          Convenor: Juliett
–          Subcommittee members: Chris, Iori, Ruth, Fiona, Brad P and Keith

–          Key roles: Establishment of Parents & Friends Association, champion the Interim Committee for P&F, Fundraising events plan,
Trivia Night (in interim) 

Sustainability and Grounds
–          Convenor: Brad S
–          Subcommittee members: Nafisa, Keith, Anna-Maria, Wendy, Lisa, Fiona, Michael and Richard

–          Key roles: Termly working bees, Artists in Schools project, tree audit and Resource Smart link