School Council

All Victorian State schools are operated by a School Council. School Councils operate under the Education and Training Reform Act 2006. The Caulfield Primary School Council is made of six Parent/Guardian Members, two staff members and the School Principal. The aim of the School Council is to support the work of the Principal and Staff of the school to ensure all children are given an equal and optimal opportunity to access a quality primary school education.  


The 2023 School Council comprise of:


  • President: JM
  • Vice President: Emma Mattock
  • Treasurer: Chris Sargent
  • Secretary: Vicki Doust
  • Parent/Guardian Members: Candice Clynk, Kyoko Isono
  • Department of Education Members: Krystal Ryan, Miharu Morioka, Edward Strain (Principal)


The Council functions via a series of Sub-committees, each of which is chaired by a member of School Council. If you have an interest in joining School Council or a Sub-committee you are encouraged to contact the School Principal.


  1. Finance Sub-committee: Chris Sargent, JM, Therese Meiers (Business Manager), Edward Strain (Principal)
  2. Buildings and Grounds Sub-committee: JM, Caroline Robertshaw, Ken Fretwell, Edward Strain (Principal)
  3. Policy and Education Sub-committee: Miharu Morioka, Candice Clynk, Krystal Ryan
  4. School Interaction Sub-committee: Emma Mattock, Kyoko Isono


Our School Council meet on the following dates in 2023/24:


Term 2:

  • 9th May
  • 20th June

Term 3:

  • 25th July
  • 29th August

Term 4:

  • 17th October
  • 21st November

Term 1 (2024):

  • 13th February
  • 19th March