Governing Council

Governing Council 2014

The Callington Primary School Governing Council meets twice a term on a Tuesday evening, starting at 7pm

About the Governing Council

The Governing Council plays an active role in developing school policies, liaising with committees and representing the views of the parent community

The Council's main aim is to ensure the best possible education and facilities are available for our children

The Governing Council is made up of parent representatives, the school Principal and staff representatives The varying knowledge, skills and background of these members contributes to the decision making processes of the school

Terms of office are usually two years, so that approximately half of the Council is elected at the Annual General Meeting (held at the start of the school year) Updates are published regularly in the school newsletter

Visitors are welcome to attend Governing Council meetings but do not have voting rights Parents can use the Governing Council as a means of raising issues by writing or speaking with a Council Member

Governing Council Membership 2014

Tina Lazzaro


Kirsty Pym
Vice Chair

Caireen Brook

Tammy Heindrich

Marie Louise Adams
Staff Rep

Rotational Staff
Staff Rep

Tanya Davey

Alyce Mc Arthur

Deeana Clark


Kirsty Brown

Melissa Carson

Fiona O'Connell





Role of the Governing Council

  1. To oversee the general wellbeing and operation of the whole school
  2. To advise the school Principal as necessary, on the correlation between the work of the school and the educational needs of the community
  3. To oversee the facilities, grounds and equipment at the school and to be...