School Community

School Advisory Council

The fundamental purpose of the School Advisory Council is to ensure that all students receive the very best possible learning opportunities by engaging parents/carers as partners in an ongoing process of problem-solving and shared decision-making.

The fundamental purpose of the School Advisory Council is to ensure that all students receive the very best possible learning opportunities by engaging parents/carers as partners in an ongoing process of problem-solving and shared decision-making.

To fulfil this role the School Advisory Council strives to be a forum of discussion and ideas that represent the views of parents in relation to:

  • Strengthening connections between families, children and the School staff
  • Planning for future development of the School
  • Planning of family engagement strategies and initiatives
  • Engaging parents/carers in their child’s learning
  • Promoting the work of the School within the Parish of Our Lady’s and the broader community of Roxburgh Park

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When and how often does the School Advisory Council meet?

The School Advisory Council meets twice per School term, a maximum of eight times per School year.

The first meeting of each term is a workshop which runs from 6.30 - 8.00pm.  This provides opportunity to collaboratively work on issues/tasks that are in development.  All parents/carers are welcome to attend School Advisory Council workshops

The second meeting of each term is a meeting which runs from 7.00 - 8.00pm.  This provides opportunity for reporting on progress, sharing information and consultation. These meetings are intended for members of the Advisory Council only.

Download: School Advisory Council Charter

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School Advisory Council schedule of meetings 2016:

Term 2
Workshop: 19 April  6.30 - 8.00pm
Meeting: 31 May 7.00 - 8.00pm

Term 3
Workshop: 19 July  6.30 - 8.00pm
Meeting: 30 August 7.00 - 8.00pm

Term 4
Workshop: 11 October  6.30 - 8.00pm
Meeting: 22 November 7.00 - 8.00pm