Principal's Message

Principal's Message

Some opportunities, like the Junior School FRIENDS program are woven into the curriculum whilst others like the Year 8 Compass, the Year 9 Response, the Year 10 Journey and the Year 11 Mentoring programs are voluntary. They are all, if I’m honest, quite remarkable. These programs are an integral part of the education on offer here, and I would encourage you to talk to your children about joining in.

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Emmanuel Senior School Athletics team claims APS Title!

Emmanuel Senior School Athletics team claims APS Title!

Aug 13 - Our Emmanuel Athletics team has done it again, winning our 3rd APS title in the last 4 years, with a superb team performance at Griffith Uni today.

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The School Board

The College is owned and operated by the legal entity, Emmanuel College, a public company limited by guarantee. This not-for-profit company has about 150 members, mostly current or past parents. The Company elects a Board of Directors, who serve renewable three year terms.

The Board is very stable, conservative in management, but imaginative and open to creative and visionary ideas. The Board sets the broad strategic direction of the College and approves the budget. The current Board has ten members including the Principal who is an executive member of the Board with full Director rights and responsibilities. The College’s Business Manager undertakes the role of Company Secretary. About 75% of the Board have served as Directors for between eight and thirteen years. The other members are in their first term. 

The Board operates a number of standing committees, including a Finance Committee, a Capital Works Committee, a Governance Committee, and a Members Committee.

The current members of the College Board are:

Mr Gerry Conway
B. Eng (Civil), Grad Cert in Business Admin
Non-Executive Director
Chairman

Mrs Salli Taylor
Non-Executive Director
Deputy Board Chairman

Mr Corey Lun
BAcc, CPA, MAICD
Non-Executive Director
Treasurer

Mr Patrick Innes-Hill
BA (Hons) PGCE Med
Executive Director
College Principal

Mr Andrew Lind
BCom, LLB (Hons), Grad Dip CS, Masters Christian Studies (Regent College)
Non-Executive Director

Rev Jim Stonier
BEd, BD, MEdSt, ThL (Hons), GradDipRE, CertEd
Non-Executive Director

Mrs Kerry Hands
Dip.Acc.
Non-Executive Director

Mr Patrick Reid
MBA
Non-Executive Director