School Council

School Council

New School Councillors for 2017

Our full complement of parents and employees for 2017 is as follows: -

Parent Representatives

This will be update shortly


Employee Representatives

Jim Cahill, Wendy Emin, Giorgia Moss and Sharon Hunt.


The Role of School Council

In Victoria, School Councils currently have a variety of roles. Willy North’s School Council‘s roles include:


~determining the general educational policy of the school

~developing the School Strategic Plan (a document that sets the 4 year direction for schools)

~reporting annually to the School community which, at Willy North, occurs at the Annual School Community meeting

~acting as a conduit regarding whole school issues, policies and practices

~approving and monitoring the school budget

~developing the student code of conduct

~appointing the Principal and

~generally stimulating interest in the school


What the School Council is not responsible for includes:

  • the day-to-day operations of the school, such as staffing arrangements, concerns relating to individual students, complaints about teachers or implementation of policies.


At Williamstown North Primary School, School Council is supported in its work by three sub-committees:


Facilities and Finance

Community Engagement