School Board

Noranda Primary School


School Board 2019

School Board Chair
Parent Representative

Michelle Shafizadeh

Parent Representative larissa_b

Larissa Boccalon

Parent Representative lisa_m

Lisa Martin

Community Representative alan_r

Alan Radford

Principal (Ex Officio) Jeff Murphy
Staff Representative Kylie Bateson
Staff Representative Tracie Doherty
Staff Representative Helen Nuttall

Minutes of Meetings

22nd February 2017 Meeting Minutes
22nd March 2017 Meeting Minutes
10th May 2017 Meeting Minutes
7th June 2017 Meeting Minutes
2nd August 2017 Meeting Minutes
18th October 2017 Meeting Minutes
22nd November 2017 Meeting Minutes
14th March 2018 Meeting Minutes
16th May 2018 Meeting Minutes
13th June 2018 Meeting Minutes
 24th August 2018 Meeting Minutes
 24th October 2018 Meeting Minutes
 21st November 2018 Meeting Minutes
 20th February 2019 Meeting Minutes

Upcoming Meetings

 7th August 2019
4th September 2019
30th October 2019
27th November 2019


a) The Board has the powers and duties:

i) to make recommendations in the following:

• 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.

ii) to make recommendations in consultation with students, their parents and staff on an appropriate dress code for students when they are attending or representing the school;

iii) to promote the school in the community;

iv) to approve:

• charges and contributions for the provision of certain materials, services and facilities under section 99(4) of the School Education Act;

• extra cost optional components of educational programs under section 100(3) of the School Education Act;

• items to be supplied by a student for use in an educational program under section 108(2) of the School Education Act; and

• any agreements or arrangements for advertising or sponsorship in relation to the school under section 216(5) of the School Education Act.

v) to provide advice to the principal of the school on:

• a general policy concerning the use in school activities of prayers, songs and material based on religious, spiritual or moral values being used in a school activity as part of religious education; and

• the implementation of special religious education under section 69(2) of the School Education Act.

vi) with the approval of the Minister or Director General, as the Minister’s delegate, to:

• take part in the selection of, but not the appointment of, the school principal or any other member of the teaching staff under section 129(2) of the School Education Act.

b) The Board cannot:

i) intervene in the control or management of the school;
ii) intervene in the educational instruction of students;
iii) exercise authority over teaching staff or other persons employed at the school; and
iv) intervene in the management or operation of a school fund.

Term of References


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