The Avonside Girls’ High School Board of Trustees works in partnership with school management and is responsible for performing the governance and control functions. Specifically, these include being:
• the employer of all staff in the school
• responsible for setting the school’s strategic direction in consultation with parents, staff, and students, and is
• responsible for providing a safe environment and quality education for all our students.
• oversight of the management of personnel, curriculum, property, and finance including all school assets.
A list of the Board of Trustees’ policy documents can be viewed here. A few key policies can be read using the links below – all other policy documents can be made available by contacting the school office.
The Board meets twice a term, on Wednesday in weeks 3 and 8. The meetings are open to the public and are held in the meeting room at the school at 5.30 pm. Members of the public who wish to attend should familiarise themselves with these procedures.