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Student Leadership


At Tara Shire State College, Student Leadership is bestowed upon the student/s who best represents the ideals of the College and is a role model to their peers.
College Captain 2019
Carolyn Reay
Vice-Captain 2019
David Hughes
Junior Secondary Captain 2019 

Mary-Jane Playford
Junior Secondary Vice Captain 2019

Sylvia Lavrijsen
Primary Captains 2019
Ella Gunther & Isabella Hallinan

The qualities which a student should possess/demonstrate to be eligible for consideration for a position are:-
1.   Leadership potential in the eyes of the Tara College Community
2.   A high standard of behaviour and demeanour
3.   A high degree of industry and effort in academic work
4.   Participation in cultural, sporting, academic and extracurricular activities
5.   Loyalty to, the good name and well-being of Tara Shire State College
6.   Regular attendance at College
7.   Dressed in appropriate uniform at all times
School Captain blazers are donated by the TSSC P & C Association and presented to the College Captain(s) and Vice-Captain(s) each year at the Tara Shire State College Student Leadership Ceremony.
The position of School Prefect at Tara Shire State College is bestowed upon the student/s in Year 12, who best represents the ideals of the College and is a role model to students. There role is to support the Captains and display the college values in their everyday life.  Prefects are mentors to their peers and College representatives.
Each class, from Year 4 to 11 elects a class leaders, with 2 Early Phase leaders selected to represent  Prep-Year 3. The class leaders represent their classes on the Student Council and assist in organising school events.
Tara Shire State College has 3 sports House: Bukari, Coolac and Patonga.  Student leaders are chosen to represent these houses from both the primary school and the secondary sector.  
These Captains show sportsmanship and teamwork and rally the participation of their peers on the sporting field.