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Student Council


The Samford State School Student Council is a community service group comprising 2 of the Student Leaders and one elected representative from each Year 4 to 6 class. This council is rotated every term.




Student Council meetings are held on Thursday mornings at first break


Meetings will generally comprise:

  • general issues brought from individual classes
  • money raising events
  • delegation of certain duties to individual Councillors (to be followed up at the next meeting)
  • notices and reminders e.g. emptying recycling bins on a weekly basis

Students Councillor leader’s will take turns to record the minutes, call the roll and read back minutes from the previous meeting. This term, Billy and Jordan run the Council.

Projects for 2015

  • Term 1: Focus on the issue of animal cruelty and the continued adoption of 3 endangered animals – Kamrita, the tiger, Koyah, orangutan and Jigsaw, moon bear.  World Wildlife Fund -   Animals Asia and Moon Bears - We have added Bod Thai, a pygmy elephant and a panda to our fold this year.

  • Term 2: Free Dress Day to raise sponsorship for our World Vision children, Lona and Tapha from Africa

  • Term 3: Joint project with Earlyact.  Purchase Shelter Box.

  • Term 4: Bandana Day and Student Council Thank You Morning Tea