Meet the Parent Council

The Parent Council for session 2019/2020 are detailed below. The PC has elected office bearers and year group representatives. We’d be delighted to see you at our PC meetings or pop over and say hello at any school information events.

Donna Hicks- Chair & S4 Rep

Inclusion and ensuring all parent voices are heard is important to me. I’m happy to meet with fellow parents in any capacity to represent their views.

Kathleen Daly – Vice Chair & S4 Rep

I’m really keen to ensure all young people get an equal opportunity to fulfil their potential and that I can help build on engagement with the parent forum to make sure voices are heard.

Elizabeth Lambert – Secretary & S3 Rep

I hope that in supporting the school and each other we can help pupils look back at their time in Hermitage Academy as a positive and rewarding period of their lives.

Stella Kinloch – Treasurer & S4 Rep

I have been a member of the PC for a few years and I’m delighted to work with the school to deliver a partnership which sees us achieve the best for all pupils attending Hermitage Academy.

Val Reynard – Vice Treasurer & S5/6 Rep

I have been involved in the PC for a number of years. I strongly believe in the GIRFEC ethic (Getting It Right For Every Child)

Lisa Johnstone – S1 Rep

With both my children in the Academy I look forward to working with the school and parents as part of the Parent Council.

Philip Hartley – S1 Rep

Happy to be part of the parent council representing the S1 year group.  I have 3 children, the youngest, who is adopted, has just started in S1.  As a STEM ambassador,  I have been helping the Lego Robotics Club for the last 2 years.  Having been a foster carer for 14 years, I have experience of the difficulties faced by Looked After and Accommodated Children both in and out of school.

Thomas Dennett – S1 Rep

I put myself forward for this role to help me understand the full potential of all pupils and what the school can offer the talent of the future.

Joanne O’Donnell – S2 Rep

The PC meetings area great source of information about school life, please come along we’d be happy to see you.

Tracey Niblock – S2 Rep

I joined the parent council in 2016 through an interest in all children having an opportunity to achieve their academic potential.

Nanette Clark – S3 Rep

Please feel free to contact me if I can be of any assistance to you to bring forward any issues or suggestions.

Claire Walker – S5/6 Rep

I am very excited to be a member of the parent council, to help ensure our children’s welfare, education and emotional needs are met.

Suzanne McCallum – S5/6 Rep

I have been a member of the parent council since 2016. Please get in touch if there’s anything I can help with through your time in the Academy.