An election is to be conducted for members of the School Council of Cranbourne Secondary College.

Nominations open on Friday 12 February 2021.  Nomination forms may be obtained from the General Office or the College website and must be lodged by 3.00 pm on Thursday 18 February 2021.  Following the closing of nominations a list of the nominations received will be posted.

If the number of nominations is greater than the number of vacancies in any category, a ballot will take place and a notice to that effect will be posted at the College.  The ballot, if required, will close at 3.00pm Friday 26 February 2020.

The terms of office, membership categories and number of positions in each membership category open for election are as follows:

Membership categoryTerm of officeNumber of positions
Parent member

(2 years)

From the day after the date of the declaration of the poll in 2021 and inclusive of the date of the declaration of the poll in 2023.3
DET employee member

(2 years)

From the day after the date of the declaration of the poll in 2021 and inclusive of the date of the declaration of the poll in 2023.1
Community member

(1 year)

From the day after the date of the declaration of the poll in 2021 and inclusive of the date of the declaration of the poll in 2022.4
Student member

(2 years)

From the day after the date of the declaration of the poll in 2021 and inclusive of the date of the declaration of the poll in 20231

If the number of nominations is less than the number of vacancies, a notice to that effect and calling for further nominations will be posted in a prominent position at the school.

Please do not hesitate to contact me should you require any additional information.

Yours sincerely

David Caughey
College Principal

Downloadable documents

Download the following documents and return to the school by the above date:

View the following document:

This School Council Elections – Information for Parents document provides answers to the following questions:

  • What is School Council and what does it do?
  • Who is on the School Council?
  • Why is Parent Membership so important?
  • Do I need special experience to be on School Council?
  • How can you become involved?
  • What do you need to do to stand for election?