A Parent Council for Clarkston Primary School and Nursery Class was established in accordance with the Scottish Schools (Parental Involvement) Act 2006. Its objectives are:
- To work in partnership with the school to create a welcoming school which is inclusive for all parents.
- To promote partnership between the school, its pupils and parents.
- To develop and engage in activities which support the education and welfare of pupils.
- To identify and represent the views of parents on the education provided by the school and other matters affecting the education and welfare of the pupils.