The Melba College School Council is responsible, within the framework of Victorian Government policy guidelines, for the educational policies of the college, the use of school buildings, the employment of ancillary staff and all financial matters.
A close working relationship between the School Council, teaching and support staff assists in promoting collaborative decision making and problem solving.
Membership of the School Council is representative of the groups affected by Council policies - parents, teachers, students, and where desired, community members. Councillors are elected annually in March according to Department of Education and Training (DET) guidelines.
The Melba College School Council consists of:
Six parent representatives
Philippa Rowlands - President
Michael Weuffen - Vice President
Five DET representatives
Aaron Sykes - Principal
Liz Ogston - Minute Taker
Dim Dim Zahlang
The School Council meets each month, and any member of the school community is invited to attend.
Special sub-committees of the School Council include:
Education - policies and programs
Resource and Finance
Buildings and Grounds
School Councillors can be contacted via email: firstname.lastname@example.org