CORMSAA Update Report: September 2023

28 September 2023 by

1.Forum of RI and MPJP School Authorities (and their school Principals and Boards) to be held Oct 16 2023

Key topics include the history of CORMSAA and the growth of Lay Leadership, Improving performance of schools, “where to from here” following the Voice referendum result, and Parental engagement as a key measure of school performance. Click here for more information.


  1. NCEC Nominee’s Report

A number of CORMSAA members and other MPJP leaders attended the NCEC Education gathering recently in Canberra, which had three separate visits from the Minister for Education, Jason Clare. The invitation was greatly appreciated.

RI/ MPJP schools and education authorities will have increased representation on NCEC committees going forward.


  1. “Funding, Equity and Achievement in Australian Schools”.

This challenging paper will be further discussed at state meetings of RI/MPJP schools.


  1. New Subcommittee

This will look at

  • Key Definitions used in Education Law and their correlation with those of RI/ MPJP school authorities
  • Land and Rent
  • Service Fees
  • Development of Constitutions