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Student Leadership

Student Leaders at Coorparoo State School are the student representatives of our learning community. This representation is a public position with student leaders being called upon on official / special occasions (at the discretion of the Principal) to embrace and model all values and expectations of students within our community. In addition to this students leaders will:

  • Be responsible to the school administration and should carry out all duties asked of them by any member of the school administration

  • Promote all goals and values that are important at Coorparoo State School

  • Display exemplary conduct and attitudes relating to all areas of school life

  • Work enthusiastically with fellow students in assisting the educational opportunities for all

During Semester 2 all Year  5 students participate in a series of leadership sessions led by the Deputy Principal. Students are then given the opportunity to write responses to a series of leadership questions and to deliver a persuasive speech for positions as School Leaders. After these speeches have been delivered to their year level peers and teachers, voting and interviews take place to fill the school leadership positions.

The following leadership positions will be included in the leadership application process that commences in Term 3:

  • School Captains 

  • House Captains                                    

  • Student Council Representatives

STUDENT LEADERSHIP 2018

Applications for the following positions are open from 5 FEBRUARY TO 14 FEBRUARY 2018.

Please download the STUDENT LEADERSHIP 2018 Coorparoo State School APPLCATION FORM.

Positions for year 6 students:

Music

Four positions are available: CSS Music Captain, Choir Captain, Band Captain and Strings Captain.

Students must be active members of the following ensembles/groups:

MUSIC CAPTAIN must be a member of at least two of the following: band or orchestra; percussion and/or recorder ensembles; Pop Choir and/or Coorparoo Cantabile.

CHOIR CAPTAIN must be in Pop choir and Coorparoo Cantabile.

BAND CAPTAIN must be a member of Senior Band.

STRINGS CAPTAIN must be a member of the Strings Orchestra.

German

Eight students from year 6 with possible distribution across each year 6 class.

Art

Six students from year 6 with possible distribution across each year 6 class.

Library/Innovation

Approximately ten students from year 6 with possible distribution across each year 6 class.

Student Mentors

Approximately fifteen students from year 6 with possible distribution across each year 6 class.

Cultural Captains

Three students from year 6 with possible distribution across each year 6 class. These students could be invited to also sit on the student council as required.

Positions available for Year 3 to 6 students

Student Council

Each year 3 to year 6 class, nominates one student to become class representative on student council.

Green Team

Each year 3 to year 6 class, nominates one student to become class representative on green team. Successful student nominations from year 6 will also become Environment Captains.