Farrer Memorial Agricultural High School

Day and boarding school for boys since 1939

Telephone02 6764 8600


School council

The School Council represents the school community in assisting the Principal and staff with policies and procedures for the school. This group consists of elected representatives of the staff and parent bodies, which meets at least six times per year.
Elections are held for the positions of President, Vice President and Secretary at the Annual General Meeting held in May each year.

The membership of the School Council consists of:

Voting Members – 16

  • Business Services Manager
  • Deputy Principal boarding
  • Deputy Principal day
  • 2 teacher representatives
  • 2 non-teaching staff representatives
  • 4 parent representatives
  • Old Boys’ representative
  • Clothing Pool representative (formally Farrer Auxiliary)
  • PT&F representative
  • 2 members appointed by the School Education Director

Non-voting members

  • Principal
  • Farm Supervisor
  • Co-opted members

Term of office for all council members is two years. Council members may be re-elected, but a council member may not serve more than two consecutive terms on council (4 years).


Chairman: Mr Mark Hoath – 0418 473 218