Wangaratta Primary School has an active School Council that meets once a month, between February and December.
School councils play a vital role in the educational opportunity and outcomes of all students at the school. In essence, the role of school council is one of setting the long term future for the school and maintaining oversight (not management) of the school's operation.
Three of the critical roles of school councils are; participating in the development of the strategic plan, approving the annual budget, and developing, reviewing and updating policies.
Other roles include: school maintenance
developing, reviewing and monitoring the Student Code of Conduct and the School Dress Code
school community engagement.
In 2017, the School Council consists of: President - Cameron Gillies Minute Secretary - Merrilyn Dews (Staff Representative) Treasurer - Steve Johnston Principal - Steve Murphy Acting Principal - Maree Moyle Staff Representatives - Judy Lowen, Andrea Matheson and Katrina Seager School Council Members - Debi Fisher, Victoria Mallinder, Grant Jones, Andrew Ross, Hayley Lappin, Luke Chilcott and Tim Elliott