H.S.D. Parents Association
Welcome to the Parents Association Portal
The primary goal of the Association is to represent the interests of you as parents/guardians of children at the school and to promote good relationships between parents/guardians and the school.
The Association is represented at every level across the management of the school.
The President and Vice Chair, are the Parent Representatives on the School Board of Management.
With members of the general committee also on each of the Board sub-committees – Education (Susannah Love), Sport & Recreation (Peter de Lacy), Finance (Avril Robinson), and Grounds & Property (Steve Wilson) – the parents association is consulted on the development of all major new policies at the school.
| PA Role || PA Member ||PA Activity|
| Chair|| Nigel Donovan|
Regular connection with school Principal
Own inbound email review
| Vice Chair||Attend board meetings & backup for Chair|
| Secretary|| Jennifer McGrath||PA rhythm of business & cadence of meeting minutes|
| Treasurer|| Avril Robinson||Financial overview and fund management|
|Student Council Rep|| Ray Stewart||Student Council interface (meets every 2nd Weds)|
| Compass Rep|| Susannah Love||Regular connection with Compass group to ensure awareness & information flow across HSD parents|
| Year Reps|
| 1st|| Victoria Hockings/Donal Scannell||PA Point of contact for first year parents & 1st year, year head|
| 2nd|| Jennifer McGrath/Roisin Byrne||PA Point of contact for second year parents & 2nd year, year head|
| 3rd|| Avril Robinson/Richelle Flanagan||PA Point of contact for third year parents & 3rd year, year head|
| 4th|| Susannah Love/Alana Kirk||PA Point of contact for fourth year parents & 4th year, year head|
| 5th|| Peter deLacy||PA Point of contact for fifth year parents & 5th year, year head|
| 6th|| Ray Stewart||PA Point of contact for sixth year parents & 6th year, year head|
| Committee Reps|
| Finance|| Avril Robinson||PA visibility on activity relevant to financial activity|
| Education|| Susannah Love||PA visibility on items relevant to curriculum details etc.|
|Property & Grounds ||PA visibility on activity relevant to the school and it’s grounds|
|Sports & Recreation|| Peter de Lacy||PA visibility on wider sports/recreation related details|