School Board

The St Patrick's School Board is a parent body which supports the Principal.

Responsibilities include:

  • the ongoing developement of the Catholic ethos of the school;
  • being consulted in relation to the appointment of a Principal;
  • supporting staff, especially the Principal, who will have the day to day responsibility for maintaining and promoting the Catholic ethos of the school;
  • exercising general oversight of the curriculum, but in accordance with any relevant requirements of Government and Cahtolic education authorities, and without trespassing upon areas of professional educational judgement;
  • overseeing the prudent financial management of the school, particularly with a view to ensuring access to quality education for future generations, and including planning for the provision of future facilities;
  • providing advice to the Principal on any matters referred to it by the Principal;
  • developing policies on matters referred to it by the Principal.