It is a known fact that parents who choose to be involved with their child’s education can make a significant contribution to the child’s success at school. Glenvale State School P &C fosters, encourages and facilitates all parents and carers involvement in the student’s educational experience at our school.
Through the Parents and Citizens Association (P&C) community minded people, parents and citizens, can take on a more formal role to assist our school in a variety of ways including:
•To foster general community interest in educational matters.
•Encourage closer cooperation between the parents of students attending the school, other members of the community, staff and students of the school.
•To provide advice and recommendations to the Principal of the school on issues and concerns in respect of students and the general operation and management of the school.
•To provide or assist in the provision of financial or other resources or services for the benefit of students of the school.
Executive Committee members are elected at the Annual General Meeting via a nomination and voting process. Our Executive currently includes the positions of President, Vice President, Treasurer and Secretary. Our executive committee for 2016 is:
President: Sandie Black
Vice-President: Belinda Gilbert
Secretary: Jodie Peacock
Treasurer: Amanda Roberts
General meetings for Glenvale State School P & C Association are held at the school on the third Monday of the month and are advertised in the weekly school newsletter.
Membership is voluntary and is open to all parents at the school, community members and staff via completion of a membership application and acceptance at either an Annual General Meeting or General P & C Meeting. Application forms are available by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
P&Cs Qld is the peak parent body which represents the interests
of state school parents and citizens associations throughout Queensland.
It has a history of more than 60 years and a membership of almost 1300
Their mission is to:
- Advocate strategically and consistently at all levels of decision
making, on behalf of parents and affiliated parent organisations
(P&Cs and School Councils)
- Support P&C Associations and School Councils through the
provision of state-of-the-art services, policy advice and professional
To find out more visit their website: www.pandcsqld.com.au
For any further information please contact the Glenvale State School P&C Association via: