Burnside Public School

Omnia Pro Bono - For the good of all

Telephone02 9630 1422

Emailburnside-p.school@det.nsw.edu.au

School council

The school council is the executive body of the school consisting of parents, teachers and community representatives. It is responsible for the broad policies of the shcool, financial management and maintenance of school property.

The major roles of the school council are as follows:

  • determining the aims and educational goals of the school
  • identifying local educational needs and priorities
  • determining student welfare policies
  • assessing the school's financial needs
  • discussing financial reports provided by the Principal each term
  • providing guidance for the Principal on supplementary services required by the school
  • assessing the needs of the school in areas such as buildings, grounds, facilities, transport etc.