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Windera State School P&C
What is a P&C and why should I get involved?
Parental interest is a more potent influence on children’s learning success than parents’ education or cultural background, occupation or family income level. All state schools offer opportunities for parents to join a parents and citizens (P&C) association.
These associations are involved in a variety of school activities:
• policy development
• financial planning (budgeting)
• tuckshop management
• fundraising activities
• school and classroom functions
The functions of an association are:
• to foster generally, community interest in educational matters
• to encourage closer co-operation between the parents, other members of the community, and the staff and students of the school
• to provide advice and recommendations to the principal on issues and concerns in respect to the student body and the general operations and management of the school
• to provide or assist in the provision of financial or other resources or services for the benefit of students of the school
• to participate in any committee or other body comprising members of the school and wider community, which will contribute to the general benefit of students attending the school

Windera State School’s P&C meets regularly (usually the first Tuesday of each month) at the school.  Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend these meetings.

Many hands make lighter work for everyone.