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Maroota Public School

Maroota Public School

Quality Education in a Caring Environment

Telephone02 4566 8231

Emailmaroota-p.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Parents and citizens' association

Our parents and citizens' association (P&C) brings the school community together. Parents, teachers and community members can help meet the needs of the school community and contribute to decisions about the school.

Since 1891, when Maroota School began as Olive Mount School, we have been fortunate to have a very involved P&C. For well over 100 years many local residents have formed the foundations for the beautiful school we have today. The role of the parent body has continuously remained vital to the school's character and success. The P&C also raises funds that help finance improvements to our school and provide additional resources.

Our P&C association meets on the second Wednesday of each month at 2pm in the Maroota out of school hours (MOOSH) building. The P&C association coordinates fundraising, runs the tuckshop, the MOOSH, and the Maroota Muster.

During that time we have raised funds to build the oval, tennis court, acquire the library, landscaping, air conditioning, computers, computer programs, books for classrooms and the library, outdoor play equipment, shade covering, photocopier and a school reading scheme to name a few.

We always welcome new members and value everyone's input. The P&C is a chance for you to voice your opinion and to be involved and informed of curricula and programs within the school.

Our annual general meeting is held at the first P&C meeting in the new year, and we invite everyone to come and be involved in the selection of the new office bearers or to take on a role.

This tradition of caring and involvement started so long ago, continues today, making it a unique and valuable learning experience for our children.

To contact the Maroota Public School P&C, please email marootapandc@hotmail.com.

Committee

The 2018 P&C committee is:

President and Uniform Coordinator

Kate McDonough

Treasurer

Val Harper

MOOSH Chair and Events Coordinator

Olivia Graham

Secretary

Sharyn Davies

Vice President and Vice Secretary

Kirsty Higson

Vice President, Tuckshop and Sandmining Liaison Officer

Lisa Aylward

Vice Treasurer

Lucinda Harrex