School Board

School Boards work in partnership with the principal and have specific responsibility for establishing the strategic direction and priorities of the school, monitoring and reviewing school performance, maintaining and reviewing curriculum, approving budgets and policies for the effective use of school resources and management of financial risk.
Specifically, the Education Directorate requires the School Board to:

  • Establish strategic direction and priorities for the school
  • Approve the five year school Strategic Plan and Annual Action Plans
  • Approve and monitor the annual budget and monitor monthly budget reports
  • Monitor student performance through school-based and broader testing activities (e.g. NAPLAN)
  • Monitor and review school performance and to report on it to the Director General, parents/carers of students at the school and staff
  • Monitor the implementation of the Australian Curriculum
  • Develop, approve, monitor and review school based education and financial policies
  • Develop relationships between the school and the community and between the school and community organisations
  • Encourage parent/carer participation in their children’s learning.

The School Board has seven members in total, this includes, three parent representatives, two teacher representatives, the School Principal and an Education Department nominee.
Current members:

Parents: Justin Kerslake (Chair), Sharon Brookes (Deputy Chair) and Robert Coombs
Teachers: Emma vanSmethills & Lynette Johns
Principal: Liz Bobos
Education Department nominee: Vacant

School Board lathamprimaryschoolboard@gmail.com

The Board meets on a Wednesday at 5pm twice a term in weeks 3 & 8.

School Board Minutes

No Recent School Board Updates

Annual Action Plan Report/ Impact Report

Latham Primary Impact Report 2019 (PDF 364.4 KB)

Latham Primary School Impact Report 2019 (PDF 133.7 KB)

Latham Primary School Impact Report 2018 (PDF 77.2 KB)

Latham Primary School Impact Report 2018 (PDF 376.4 KB)

Latham Primary School Annual Action Plan Report 2017.docx (PDF 30.4 KB)

Latham Primary School Annual Action Plan Report 2017.pdf (PDF 128.8 KB)

Annual School Board Report

Latham Primary School Annual School Board Report 2019 (PDF 399.3 KB)

Latham Primary School Annual School Board Report 2019 (PDF 194.2 KB)

Latham Primary School Annual School Board Report 2018 (PDF 489.7 KB)

Latham Primary School Annual School Board Report 2018 (PDF 109.3 KB)

Latham Primary School Annual School Board Report 2017 (PDF 1.0 MB)

Latham Primary School Annual School Board Report 2017 (PDF 919.2 KB)

Latham Primary School Annual School Board Report 2016 (PDF 815.6 KB)

Latham Primary School Annual School Board Report 2016 (PDF 948.4 KB)

Latham Primary Annual School Board Report 2015 (PDF 561.0 KB)

Latham Primary Annual School Board Report 2015 (PDF 992.1 KB)

Latham Primary Annual School Board Report 2014 (PDF 447.1 KB)

Latham Primary Annual School Board Report 2014 (PDF 567.4 KB)

Latham Primary Annual School Board Report 2013 (PDF 640.8 KB)

Latham Primary Annual School Board Report 2013 (PDF 881.3 KB)

Latham Primary Annual School Board Report 2012 (PDF 315.1 KB)

Latham Primary Annual School Board Report 2012 (PDF 967.3 KB)

External School Review Report

Latham Primary School Report of Review 2020 (PDF 649.5 KB)

Latham Primary School Report of Review 2020 (PDF 458.1 KB)

School Improvement Plan

Latham Primary School Strategic Plan 2015-2020 (PDF 353.6 KB)

Latham Primary School Strategic Plan 2015-2020 (PDF 155.5 KB)