School Board

The school board is a formal mechanism for parents, carers, staff and students to participate in school decision-making. The board is responsible for the school's planning and strategic direction.

The Richardson Primary School Board is composed of:

  • three members elected to represent parents and citizens
  • the principal and two elected teacher representatives; and
  • one member appointed by the Education and Training Directorate

The functions of the school board are:

  • to establish strategic direction and priorities for the school
  • to monitor and review school performance and to report on it to the
    Director-General, parents of students at the school and staff
  • to develop, maintain and review curriculum for the school
  • to develop and review education policies at the school
  • to establish budgetary policies and approve the school budget
  • to establish policies for the efficient and effective use of school assets and the management of financial risk
  • to develop relationships between the school and the community and between the school and community organisations
  • to make recommendations to the Director-General on issue affecting the school and to give effect to the Director-General's directions
  • to encourage parent participation in their children's learning; and
  • to exercise any other function given to the board under this Act or other Territory law

2018 Board Members

Board Chair: TBC

Executive Officer: Anna Wilson

Parent Representatives: TBC

Teacher Representatives: Michelle May and Nicole Agius

Departmental Representative: TBC

Board Secretary: Jade Uttley

An Annual School Board Report, outlining the school's progress and achievements, is produced each year for the Directorate and is made available to parents.

More information on the role of the School Boards in ACT schools can be found on the Directorate of Education and Training web site under School Boards.

Annual School Board Report

Richardson Primary School Annual School Board Report 2017.docm (PDF 951.6 KB)

Richardson Primary School Annual School Board Report 2017 (PDF 7.9 MB)

Richardson Primary School Annual School Board Report 2016.pdf (PDF 707.2 KB)

Richardson Primary School Annual School Board Report 2016.docm (PDF 1.1 MB)

Richardson Primary Annual School Board Report 2015 (PDF 608.5 KB)

Richardson Primary Annual School Board Report 2015 (PDF 1.4 MB)

External School Review Report

Richardson Primary School External Validation Report 2015 (PDF 387.2 KB)

Richardson Primary School External Validation Report 2015 (PDF 1.1 MB)

School Strategic Plan

Richardson School Strategic Plan 2016-2020 amended in 2017 (PDF 249.7 KB)

Richardson School Strategic Plan 2016-2020 amended in 2017 (PDF 3.0 MB)

Richardson_School_Strategic_Plan_2015-2020.doc (PDF 272.0 KB)

Richardson_School_Plan_2015-2020.pdf (PDF 890.2 KB)