Pakenham Primary School – School Council

More information about our School Council


Pakenham Primary School Council comprises of 9 members made up of 4 parent members, 3 DET employees and 2 community members.

School Councils have three main responsibilities:

• Finance
• Strategic Planning
• Policy Development and Review

Other key functions include:

• Maintaining school grounds and facilities
• Entering into contracts
• Reporting to the school community
• Representing and taking the views of the community into account
• Regulating and facilitating after-hours use of the school premises and grounds
• Operating a children’s service at the school

School Council members are elected for a two-year term and elections are held annually to fill vacant positions. Meetings are held twice per term in the Conference Room at an agreed upon time.

Contact Pakenham Primary School

You can get in touch with Pakenham Primary for any enquiries about enrolments, your child's education or for general questions.


(03) 5918 3900



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School Hours:

During School Terms:

Monday: 8:55am - 3:15pm
Tuesday: 8:55am - 3:15pm
Wednesday: 8:55am - 2:50pm
Thursday: 8:55am - 3:15pm
Friday: 8:55am - 3:15pm


50 Atlantic Drive,
Pakenham VIC 3810