P&Cs Qld welcomes Government’s investment in the future of state schools

P&Cs Qld welcomes the Queensland Government’s budget announcement of record spending on state school infrastructure, and further investment in building teaching and wellbeing resources. The investment of $541 million towards three hundred new classrooms will be appreciated by parents as a positive step towards alleviating crowded classrooms. The announcement of a further $1bn for 10 […]

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P&Cs impacted by school banking decision

The announcement of the end of school banking programs in Queensland state schools this week will impact hundreds of P&Cs across Queensland who have assisted in its administration. CEO of P&Cs Qld, Scott Wiseman said P&Cs had been grateful for the regular financial support of the banking program which has contributed to fundraising and many […]

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P&Cs support review into sexual consent education

P&Cs support review into consent education P&Cs Qld, the peak body representing state school parents, supported the Queensland government’s announcement today to review sexual consent education and looks forward to working with the Director General of Education, Principals and other parent groups on this critical issue. Does the P&C see sexual consent education as crucial? […]

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P&Cs regroup after challenging year

As school resumes for 2021, P&Cs across Queensland have been focused on bringing back community building and fundraising events. COVID-safe guidelines introduced during 2020 meant parents and volunteers often weren’t allowed on school grounds. This caused state school P&Cs to cancel or postpone fundraising plans and events which impacted the funds they would normally contribute […]

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