School Council

School councils play a key role in Victorian government schools. Participating as a school council member at Avondale Primary School is a rewarding experience. Our council is consists of 8 parents, 1 community member and 3 school staff members.


The school council supports the principal to provide the best possible educational outcomes for all of our students.


Current Membership


President - Isabelle Sawtell
Vice President – James Barker
Principal – Paul Mulroyan
Treasurer – Lance Ferguson
Secretary – Joe Scarfo


Anthony Baldwin (Community Member)

Andrew Barker

Ajay Bhargava

Lance Ferguson 
Jenna Heywood (DET)
Joe Kersh 

Paul Mulroyan (DET)

Morna Ross

Isabelle Sawtell 

Joseph Scarfo (DET)

Carla Soul

Karena Wojcicki



Nominations for 2019 School Council will open on Wednesday 20th February. Please contact the office for nomination papers and closing date information.

Parents interested in joining a School Council subcommittee should contact the office for more information.