School Council

The School Council plays an important role in the life of Ripponlea Primary School to ensure a quality education for all our students. School Council consists of elected staff members, parents and the School Principal, and is responsible for developing policies, maintaining facilities and grounds, and overseeing financial operations.   

2020 School Councilors

Parent Members

Tarryn Holland – President
Simone Kaplan - Vice President
Michael Kent – Finance
Jaclyn Paltos – Publicity & Marketing
Robyn Cooney - Ripper Families (Previously School and Community Partnerships)
Colin Smith - Facilities & Environment
Julie Pearce - Sustainability

DET Members
Natalie Rose – Executive Officer
Jessica Grey
Braden Leech - Governance
Alicia Oliver-Cook

As well as the School Council, a group of parents and staff oversee committees.  These committees look after different areas of the school and are in place to make recommendations to the School Council.

The committees are:

  • Governance
  • Finance
  • Facilities and Environment
  • Publicity and Marketing
  • School and Community Partnerships
  • Sustainability.

Speak to the Assistant Principal or School Principal if you are interested in joining a committee.




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