Our school community
Parents & Citizens Association
An active Parents and Citizens Association (P&C) continues to support Merimbula Public School by, providing community feedback and direction on the programs, initiatives and policies within the school. The P&C also provides community members for: committees, merit selection panels and school planning. The P&C undertakes fundraising to support the provision of innovative education programs and resources.
P&C Meetings are held on the first Monday of each month from 6.30-8pm in the Staffroom (unless communicated otherwise via our school newsletter/Facebook page.
The Merimbula Public School Parents & Citizens Association is actively involved in school initiatives. The P&C meet each month to continue to provide support for the school in its educational endeavours and to provide advice in current and future planning.
P&C Meetings have enabled guests and committee members to be an integral part in the planning and evaluation of: reporting procedures, programming, new technologies, student welfare and well-being strategies, Student Representative Council (SRC) election procedures, safety with buses and strategic planning. The P&C also worked with the school to develop its values of 'Care', 'Respect' and 'Resilience'.
Financial assistance has been provided through fundraising efforts for Interactive White Board (IWB) installation, sporting uniforms, a new COLA / BBQ Area, a digital camera, a digital video camera, photography accessories, library books, book prizes and the purchase of iPad bundles. The P&C has also provided funding for Learning Support Programs, in addition to the funds provided by the DEC.