Demonstrating a broad range of interests, talents and experience, the School Council is responsible for guiding and monitoring the School on behalf of the members of the School (the Association), and is subject to election by the Association.
Willmott PS School council has three main responsibilities: Finance – overseeing the development of the school’s annual budget and ensuring proper records are kept of the school’s financial operation. Strategic Planning – participating in the development and monitoring of the school strategic plan. Policy Development and Review – developing, reviewing and updating policies that reflect a school’s values and support the school’s broad direction outlined in its strategic plan.
Other key functions of school councils include:
Raising funds for school-related purposes
Maintaining school grounds and facilities
Entering into contracts
Reporting annually to the school community and the Department
Representing and taking the views of the community into account
Regulating and facilitating after-hours use of school premises and grounds