The P&C has an important role in providing a forum in which parents can develop their partnership with the school and articulate their aspirations for their children’s education.
Karalee State School Parents and Citizens Association
(P&C) is run by the volunteer parents and community members of our
school. Meetings are held during school
terms and attend on a voluntary basis.
All parents are encouraged to come to any of our meetings.
All fundraising activities rely on time that is given freely
by parents and community members. We
encourage all of our parents to become involved and assist in the preparation
or participation in these events.
The objectives of the Association are to
- promote the interests and facilitate the development
- further improvement of Karalee State School.
In accordance with the Karalee State School P&C
Constitution, the purpose of the P&C is to promote the interests of and
facilitate the development and further improvement of the school. This can be done by:
- Providing adequate resources and learning materials to all
rooms/facilities to enhance our children’s learning in a positive and
Optimising and enhancing the current use of infrastructure
Communicating the fundraising needs based on the long-term
plans for the school, detailing why the money is required and how it will be
spent, and being accountable for the spend;
Providing a forum for school community issues to be raised
- Providing opportunities for the school community to
- Review and improve governance, processes and policies across all P&C operations
- Better inform school community about P&C operations
- Increase attendance at P&C meetings
- Engage and involve more parents and students in P&C activities
- Consult with the school leadership team to identify short and long-term funding priorities and other projects
- Organise fundraising activities
Our P&C has a number of operations and subcommittees
that operate through the association:
We encourage parents to come and attend meetings and be part
of the association as it is a way of being involved in your child's education
as well as meeting many other like-minded people.
The P&C Association meets on the second Monday of each
month at 7pm in the Staff Room (excluding chool olidays).
To become a member of the P&C, print and complete the following form and hand it to our office staff.
Application for P&C membership (PDF, 360KB)
For all enquiries to the P&C, including compliments or
complaints, please contact email@example.com.
Our executive committee
Provide affordable, safe swimming lessons for students and
contribute to the fundraising effort of the P&C.
The pool is designed for the warmer months. It is
solar heated providing the perfect temperature.
The fees charged are generally less than other swimming
schools. Extra family members and multiple lesson discounts apply.
Karalee Swimming School has experienced staff to coach all
The Karalee Swim School is in operation during Terms 1 and 4
of the school year. Holiday block training sessions are also available.
The swimming school is accessible for all
children from Prep to 6 for after school. Lessons commence
at 3.15 pm 4 days a week. The lessons run for 30 to 45 minutes
depending on the level.
Learn to swim classes are graded from levels 0-4. The
children progress through each level providing them with new, more advanced activities
and skill sets.
Level 5 is designed for students who are able to swim
further than 25 meters and require extra training in fitness and stroke
The Karalee Swim School offers a safety week during each
term where the coaches focus on water safety, survival and rescue
Swim School Administrator