Management Board

 

STRUCTURE OF DOMINICAN SCHOOLS

RESPONSIBLE AUTHORITY

DOMINICAN SISTERS

(Ownership, Vision and Ethos)

MANAGEMENT BOARD

(Implementation of vision, Advice)

HEAD (combined heads and deputies

implementation-+, liaison)

SCHOOL COUNCIL

Day to day running of the school.

Help with decision making

PTA/ SDA

Fundraising. Advice/Assistance

STAFF                 ↔              PARENTS

MANAGEMENT BOARD

The Regional Superior of the Dominican Missionary Sisters together with the sister in charge of Education form part of the management board. The board consists also of the Head and Deputy and five other members appointed by the Dominican Sisters, in addition to two Dominican Sisters and a representative of the SDA. These members may or may not  be parents of the school.

The management board meets once a term.

 

SCHOOL DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATION (SDA)

This has been commonly known as the PTA, (parents’ teachers association) and consists the parent body and a teachers’ representative. The SDA Executive meets once a month. They hold fund raising activities for the school throughout the year. The Annual General Meeting of the SDA is held annually in February. All parents and legal guardians are encouraged to attend.