Being part of a Parent Council or Parent Teacher Association can be rewarding and fun. It can also be challenging, for lots of reasons. There are many positives to be gained, as you make new friends, get to know and support your school and learn new skills - but we also understand the frustrations, questions and issues that can arise
Parental engagement Success Stories from across Scotland
- A useful PowerPoint sets out the activities and responsibilities of the Parent Council - St Andrew's Fox Covert RC Primary School, Edinburgh
- The Pride of Kinnaird Tartan & School Badge are Registered: Kinnaird Primary School Parent Council, Falkirk
- Warddykes Christmas Fayre - Warddykes Primary School, Angus
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