Brownhall Primary, Glencaple Road, Dumfries, DG1 4TU 01387253564
The Chair of our Parent Council is Miss Gayle Johnstone; our Treasurer is Ms Kelly Kirk and our Secretary is Mrs Steph Watterson.
There are lots of ways in which schools, parents, families and the community can work together to give children and young people the best possible education. Schools are most effective when they develop positive relationships with parents and the community they serve. The objectives of our Parent Council are
By law schools have a duty to promote parents’ involvement in children’s education. We are very keen that parents feel able to be involved in their child’s education and learning, and that they are active participants in the life of the school and they feel able to express their views on school education generally.
Every parent who has a child at our school is a member of the Parent Forum. The parent council is a group of parents who have chosen to represent the parent forum. As a member of the Parent Forum, each parent can expect to:-
The type of things the parent council may get involved in include: