Katherine High School Council
The Council is incorporated under the Education Act, and from 1st April 2016 the new Education Act (2015), and operates within Department of Education policies and guidelines. Broadly the functions of the Council include:
Advising the principal about the educational needs of the community and policy implementation.
Assessing and advising on the physical needs of the school
Overseeing work on buildings and grounds being carried out at the school
Building links between parents, community groups and the school.
Determining the school’s annual budget.
Determining community use of school facilities
Employing school council staff
KHS Council can have up to 19 members including parents, teachers, students, invited members and the school Principal. Elections for council representatives are held during Annual General Meetings at the start of each year. It is recognised that all council members provide a valuable service in school governance and the continuous improvement of Katherine High school.
2021 Council Members
|Nick Lovering||Rebecca Osmotherly||Annemarie Skerrett||Mary-Lou McGregor-Shaw
|KHS Principal||Parent member
|Leigh Kariko||Paul Walker||Rebecca White||Colleen McTaggert|
|Parent Member||Parent Member||Parent Member||Parent Member|
|Kate Jennings||Veronica Wilson||Mel Usher||Anna Benson|
|Parent Member||Parent Member||Parent Member||Teacher Member|
|Nicole Toscano||Conor Fennell||Libby Rositter||Angus Pickering|
|Teacher Member||Teacher Member||Student Member||Student Member|
|Jo Hersey||Jo Nicol|
|Invited Member||Invited Member|