School Council Elections 2018 update. As at the close of nominations on Friday 2nd March we had five nominations in the Parent Member Category and we have three vacancies. We will now be holding an election.
The candidates are Ben Atchison, Kylie Brown, Nigel Keegan, Matthew Kenny and Lisa Shaw.
Please find attached a statement from the five candidates and a ballot form. Please find below the timeline for the ballot and the instructions on voting. Ballot forms are also available from the office.
To cast your vote, you must:
• Make a clear mark beside the name of the candidate/s
• Place the completed ballot paper in a blank envelope and either
(a) place the envelope in an envelope with the voter’s name and address on the back and deliver or arrange to deliver it to the person authorised to receive and register votes - Sandra Monaghan (Returning Officer), or, post it to reach the Principal, before closure of the ballot at 4.00pm on Thursday 15th March 2018
(b) between 8.00am and 4.00pm on any school day, including the day of closure of the ballot, place the envelope containing the completed ballot paper in the ballot box and print the voter’s name and address in the register of voters.
Please return your completed ballot paper to Sandra Monaghan - Returning Officer and School Council Secretary by 4.00 pm Thursday 15th March. If you have any questions at all regarding the process please contact Sandra Monaghan via the school office or @ firstname.lastname@example.org
Thursday 15th March 2018
Friday 16th March 2018
Tuesday 20th March 2018
Monday 26th March 2018
- Special council meeting to co opt community members (the principal will preside)
First council meeting to elect office bearers (the principal will preside)