School Council

The Yale Primary School Council enables the participation of parents and staff in the formulation of a school’s educational objectives and priorities. Yale has a Committee consisting of parents, P & C members and school staff. Membership is by election.

School councils – take part in:

  • establishing and reviewing from time to time, the school’s objectives, priorities and general policy directions;
  • the planning of financial arrangements necessary to fund those objectives, priorities and directions;
  • evaluating the school’s performance in achieving them; and formulating codes of conduct for students at the school.
  • determine, in consulation with students, their parents and staff a dress code for students when they are attending or representing the school.
  • Promote the school in the community.
  • Comply with written directions that the Deputy Director General, Schools may give to a council with respect to the performance of its functions.

View further information about School Council/Board requirements at the Department of Education website.