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Independent Public School



Bundaberg North State High School is an Independent Public School.
All Independent Public schools are required to establish a school council.
School councils enable greater involvement of the school community and other stakeholders, such as industry, in setting the strategic direction for the school.
The school council must perform its role in accordance with legislation and in a way that achieves the best learning outcomes for the school's students.
The school council:
  • monitors the school's strategic direction
  • approves plans, policies and other strategic school documents including the annual estimate of revenue and expenditure
  • monitors the implementation of the plans, policies and other strategic documents
  • advises the school principal about strategic matters.
The school council membership consists of:
Official Members (automatic appointment): School Principal and School P&C President.
Elected members
Parent Members: up to 2 members
Staff members: up to 2 members
Student Members: up to 2 members, elected from Years 10,11 and 12.
Appointed Members
Appointed Members: up to 2 members appointed by the School Council.