Nominations are invited from any parent of a current Brisbane State High School Student for one of two vacancies on the School Council for the term 2022 – 2024.
Two (2) Parent Reps will be elected via a voting process (if more than one nomination is received per position) prior to 8pm at the P & C General Meeting on 25th Oct (7-8pm). Any parent of a current student is eligible to be nominated. Voting processes will be advised before the P & C General Meeting at the PAC Foyer on 25th Oct.
Nominations require endorsement of 2 current P & C Association members as per P & C Constitution, sect 6.4, and comply with Schedule 3 – School Council Constitution – Staff and Parent Election Procedures
a) any two members of the Association (the Nominating Members) may nominate any parent of a child at the school (the Candidate) to be an elected parent member of the council. Except the current P & C President.
c) the nomination may be made:
i) in person, by giving a completed nomination form to the Secretary at a P& C meeting prior to the
closing date for nominations; or
ii) by emailing or posting a completed nomination form to the Returning Officer via details below before the
closing date for nominations.
Please complete the nomination form, and a personal statement (see below), and send them to the P&C Office by one of the following methods, by Friday, 8th October 2021:
- email to firstname.lastname@example.org
- delivering to the school front desk during school hours – marked Att: Returning Officer, P&C Association
- mail to Returning Officer, c/- BSHS P & C Association, PO Box 5243 WEST END 4101
Nominee’s personal statement should address the following questions:
- What is your interest in becoming a member of the School Council?
- What do you expect to be able to contribute?
- What is your commitment to improving Brisbane State High School?
The elected Parent Members will be expected to attend induction with Wade Haynes at 5:30pm on Tuesday 9 November and then to attend the final 2021 School Council meeting from 6:00pm to 8:00pm on Tuesday 9 November where they will attend as an Observer. Their role as a Parent Member will officially commence at the first School Council meeting of 2022.
2022 School Council Meeting Dates
|School Council Meetings 2022|
|Term 1||Week 5, Term 1 Tuesday 22 February|
|Term 2||Week 5, Term 2 Tuesday 17 May|
|Term 3||Week 5, Term 3 Tuesday 9 August|
|Term 4||Week 5, Term 4 Tuesday 1 November|