School Council

The School Council plays an important and valued role in the development of Hamilton Parklands School. It has elected representation from the staff, the parent community and co-opted members from the wider Hamilton community. It is responsible for the financial, policy and strategic direction of the school.

School Council works in partnership with the school to deliver improved learning outcomes for our students and to support the staff to achieve this.


Parent Members:
Tracey Anderson
Mark Purcell
Nichole Sparrow – Council President

Community Members:
Linda Stickland
Kim Jeffrey

Staff Members:
Sonya Holden – Principal
Samantha Williams

General Information:

Becoming a councillor:

  • School council elections are held in March each year.
  • Parents of students attending Hamilton Parklands School are eligible to nominate for vacant positions as advertised.
  • Council terms are for a period of 2 years.

Council Meetings:

  • Held 3rd Tuesday of each month
  • Location – Hamilton Parklands School
  • Commencing 5.15pm

Council Projects:

Council is involved in undertaking a variety of projects and activities including:-

  • Building and Grounds improvement
  • Design and consultation of school policies
  • Supporting program development
  • Fundraising activities
  • Community engagement activities