Rights, Rules and Responsibilities

At Miandetta we care for each other and our world and we help everyone learn.  This means we have rights, rules and responsibilities.

Rights Rules Responsibilities
We have the right to be safe We will work and play safely It is my responsibility to work and play safely
We have the right to be respected and treated fairly We will respect others and treat everyone fairly It is my responsibility to respect others and treat everyone fairly
We have the right to expect that all property and the environment will be treated with care We will care for property and the environment It is my responsibility to care for property and the environment
Teachers have the right to teach and learners have the right to learn We will be focussed teachers and learners It is my responsibility to be a focussed teacher or learner

School Association

The Miandetta Primary School Association is a volunteer based committee made up of parents/carers, staff and members of the community.

The functions of the association as representatives for the school community are:

  • to participate in the formulation and development of school policies
  • to participate in the formulation and implementation of plans for the improvement of the school
  • to participate in establishing and reviewing the school’s objectives, priorities, strategic directions and values and evaluating the school’s performance in achieving these
  • to foster in the school’s community an understanding of the value of education generally, the benefits of education 
  • to foster cooperation among teachers, students, parents and the school’s community
  • other functions determined by the Minister or prescribed in the regulations made under the Act.

Any member of the school community can attend meetings of the association and any sub-committees.

Current sub-committees include:

  • Fundraising Committee
  • Asset Maintenance and Development Committee
  • Playground Committee

The School Association generally meet on the first Monday of each month and hold an AGM in April.  Meetings are held at 7.00 pm in the staffroom.

Fundraising Committee

We have an active Fundraising group who facilitate school get togethers and celebrations, provide services and raise funds for school projects.  The Sub Committee meets each month on a Monday. Details are advised in the school newsletter.