Parent Council

The role of the Parent Council is to identify and represent the views of parents on the education provided by the Academy and other matters affecting the education and welfare of pupils. The Parent Council aims to promote partnership between the Academy, its pupils and all its parents.  Information outlining the purpose of a Parent Council and its members is available below:

THE PURPOSE AND ROLE OF PARENT COUNCILS

INFORMATION FOR PARENT COUNCIL MEMBERS ON THEIR ROLE

The Parent Council Constitution:

Parent Council Constitution Mackie Academy

If you wish to contact the Parent Council directly then you can do so at:

MackiePC@hotmail.co.uk

The Parent Council AGM took place on Tuesday, 6th September 2016 where the  chair and vice chair are elected along with new parent council members.  For 2016-17 the Chair of the Parent Council is Mrs Jacqui Hutchison and the Vice-Chair is Dr. Rachel Shanks.

The letter below outlines the work of the Parent Council for anyone who is considering joining the Parent Council.

Mackie PC letter

Parent Council meeting dates for 2016-17 are as follows:

Wednesday, 6th October 2016

Tuesday, 6th December 2016

Wednesday, 1st February 2017

Tuesday, 25th April 2017

Wednesday, 28th June 2017

All meetings take place in G3 at 7pm and finish by 9pm at the latest.

Agendas and Minutes for this academic year will be displayed below once approved by the Parent Council.

AGM 2016

PC AGENDA 051016

PC MINUTES 051016

PC AGENDA 061216

PC AGENDA 010217

News and Information Items

Following a consultation event at the AECC on Thursday, 24th November regarding the Education Governance Review please see relevant documents which may of interest to parents:

Governance Review documents for parents

The consultation period is open until 6th January 2017 and can be found here.

This document has been created by Aberdeenshire Council to explain the use of standardised assessment data within schools across the Authority.

Use of Standardised Assessment in Aberdeenshire Schools