At St Brigid’s College parents automatically become members of the Parent Forum. The Parent Forum provides opportunities for parents to support and enjoy the College through involvement in a wide range of activities. The Parent Forum also organises events for the wider College community.
Underpinning the Parent Forum are Parent Class Representatives, who work closely with the teachers of their particular year groups and assist in communicating with Parents when necessary.
Joining in the varied activities of the Parent Forum enhances the learning experience for both students and parents by providing opportunities for parents to participate in the community life of the College.
The Parent Forum welcomes your contribution. Please feel free to contact the Parent Forum President by email at PF.President@stbrigids.wa.edu.au
Parent Forum Meetings
All Parents / Guardians are welcome to attend and meetings are held in the College Staffroom. Drinks will be available from 6.00pm. Members of the Parent Forum Committee will be on hand to chat with parents and guardians who wish to ask questions or find out more before the meeting commences.
2019 Meeting Dates
PF Meeting 1 ( Week 2 ) – Wednesday, 13 February 2019 – 6.30pm
PF Meeting 2 ( Week 6 ) – Wednesday, 13 March 2019 – 6.30pm
PF Meeting 1 ( Week 2 ) – Wednesday, 8 May 2019 – 6.30pm
PF Meeting 2 ( Week 7 ) – Wednesday, 12 June 2019 – 9.00am
PF Meeting 1 ( Week 3 ) – Wednesday, 7 August 2019 – 6.30pm
PF Meeting 2 ( Week 7 ) – Wednesday, 4 September 2019 – 6.30pm
PF Meeting 1 ( Week 1 ) – Wednesday, 16 October 2019 – 6.30pm
PF Meeting 2 – Includes AGM ( Week 6 ) – Wednesday, 20 November 2019 – 6.30pm
Parent Forum – Expense Reimbursements
Please see below for documents relating to Parent Forum expenses and reimbursements:
Parent Forum Grant
What is it?
Each year the Parent Forum is given a sum of money by way of Parent contributions as part of their children’s school fees. In addition to this, the PF hold various fund raising events during the year. These funds are used to help support our Children at the College and it is expected that the funds allocated each year are spent in that year, so the Students of the Families that contributed, get the benefit of those funds. The funds are there … so we want to make sure they are spent each year.
The PF Grant can be for anything that helps support our Children, the School or engages the wider Community. It is designed to help meet those needs that are not funded by the College directly.
Who can apply
Applications are welcome from parents, students, teachers and members of the wider community.
How much can I ask for?
There is no specific limit to any Grant Application. That said, please be aware, there is a finite amount of funds that can be spent each year, so the PF will assess each application on a “first come first served” basis, along with the merits of each application.
How do I apply?
Complete the Parent Forum Grant Application Form and forward to the PF Secretary (Peta Kennedy, PF.Secretary@stbrigids.wa.edu.au).
What is the process?
Refer to the 2nd Page of the Parent Forum Grant Application Form, this details the process to be followed.
If you have any questions, please refer to the PF Secretary (Peta Kennedy, PF.Secretary@stbrigids.wa.edu.au).
About our logo
The Parent Forum held a student competition to design the Parent Forum logo in 2017. Congratulations to all the Students who put in an entry to design the new Parent Forum Logo. We have some very talented Students and each should feel very proud of the work they have done. On behalf of the SBC Parent Forum, we would like to congratulate all the winners:
- Junior School Winner – Talia Gee ( 5 Gold )
- Middle School Winner – Samantha Dewar ( Year 8 )
- Senior School Winner – Samantha Sankey ( Year 10 )
Special well done to Talia Gee ( 5 Gold ) who was selected as the overall winner – Talia’s entry is now the logo for the SBC Parent Forum.
Congratulations Talia a great design … well done!