Our School Community
School Advisory Council
The School is supported by the School Advisory Council. It's aim is to advise and assist the Principal and Staff with the running of the school and arranges for maintenance works to be carried out around the school at working bees each term.
Meetings are held on the third Tuesday of the month. The Annual General Meeting is held in March. Meetings are held at the school in the evening.
2014 Annual Report
Click here to read the latest Annual Report.
As a sub-committee to the School Advisory Council, St Mary's has a Fundraising Committee made up of volunteer parents from the school and chaired by a representative of the School Advisory Council.
The Fundraising Committee meets approximately bi-monthly to arrange and organise fundraising or social events for the school community each term.
All parents are welcome to join and become involved in the Fundraising Committee.
The Committee organises many events such as the School Fete, Mother's Day Stall, Father's Day Breaky and other events throughout the year.
Involvement in school activities as a parent is a great way to support your child and their classmates. Parents of students at St Mary's are welcome to participate in school programs and to be involved in their children's learning experiences by using their own personal skills and talents. Schools that welcome parent help are generally the most effective.
Involvement as a parent helper also increases parent's understanding of how children learn and the different ways they are taught.
Parents can be involved in school activities in many ways, such as: