The Joan Kirner Parent Participation Award is an annual award given by Parents Victoria to a Victorian parent or Parent Club who has demonstrated, encouraged, or facilitated parent or family engagement in their school. The award began in 2016 and is presented each year at our Annual Conference.
Winner: Danielle Bell, Croydon Hills PS Association of Parents (CHAPS).
(Photo above, from left: Nikky Edwards, school principal Christian Holdsworth, Danielle Bell, Gail McHardy)
Winner: All Victorian government school parents, in honour of their contribution over the difficult period of the Covid-19 restrictions and lockdowns.
Winner: Catherine Kirby, Sandringham College
Runner-up: Nikky Edwards, Croydon Hills Primary School (Nikky was also the winner of the “Parent Champion During Covid Award”).
Winner: Sue & Paul Brophy, Croydon Hills PS Association of Parents (CHAPS)
Runner-up: Matthew Wallace, Kyneton Primary School
Photo above shows Sue Brophy and Matthew Wallace.
Winner: Koonung Secondary College PFA
Runner-up: Rachel Honeychurch, Campbells Creek Primary School
Winner: Raelene Vine, Ouyen P-12 School
Runner-up: Darren Wolchyn, Sandringham College
Winner: Nialin Waterson, Kyneton Primary School
Runner-up: Marcus Pohl, Sandringham Secondary College
Want to nominate someone for the next Award? Contact our office.