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Student leadership

The position of School Captains and Vice Captains at Flagstone State School are the pinnacle of student leadership in the school. As well as representing the student body, the Captains
represent the whole school, its values, its good name and honour. The School Captains are leaders, independent and reliable. They are able to inspire others; they enjoy the confidence and respect of students and teachers.


To be eligible for the position of School Captain, applicants must be able to demonstrate and sustain:
• An exceptional attendance and behaviour record,
• Commitment to the school through academic and cultural involvement,
• Embody the school rules
• Leadership
• A vision for their leadership.

Students are nominated at the end of the school year and present speeches to the school body on parade. Staff and students, from year 3 - year 6 vote on the student's presentations.

Student council

The student representative council is an integral part within the school as it represents the student body as a whole. The main purpose of the council is to discuss ideas from a student perspective.

The student council is comprised of year level representatives and an executive committee. Selection of these positions is based on student interest and commitment.

Members attend meetings to discuss student issues and concerns as well as to raise funds to support proposed projects.