The SGHS Foundation was formed in 2017 for the purpose of promoting education at Sydney Girls High School through advancing curricular and extra-curricular activities at the school. The SGHS Foundation will work with the School, the Old Girls Union and the SGHS P&C Association to secure new facilities and learning opportunities at Sydney Girls High School. It will ensure that all students are supported to enable them to participate fully in all school activities.
The SGHS Foundation is a company limited by guarantee. It has three Members: SGHS Parents & Citizens (P&C) Association, Sydney High School Old Girls Union (SHS OGU) and the School Principal. Up to nine Directors can be nominated (two nominees from each of P&C and OGU, one nominee from the School Council, the School Principal and three Directors are nominated by the Directors themselves).
The SGHS Foundation Ltd was registered with ASIC (ACN 621 132 563) on 16 August 2017. Its ABN is 29 621 132 563 and it is registered with the Australian Charities and Not for Profit Commission as a charity.
In 2017 the SGHS Foundation has the role of Member for the Governors Centre Limited, a joint SGHS and SBHS legal entity formed to assist with The Governors Centre building. Directors for the SGHS Foundation will meet once a term immediately after the SGHS School Council meeting. Additional meetings will be called as required.
Directors of the SGHS Foundation are:
Ms Andrea Dorothy Connell, School Principal
Mr Norton Quinn Sloan, nominee of SGHS P&C
Dr Fiona Elizabeth Jean McDonald, nominee of SHS Old Girls’ Union
Prof Ronald John Anthony Trent, nominee of School Council
Donations to the SGHS Foundation can be made by contacting the following: Contact Dr Fiona McDonald, Director of the Foundation, and President of the SHS Old Girls Union or Prof Ronald Trent, Director of the Foundation. Contact details: Email: email@example.com or 0417 431 677. Donations are tax deductible for the following three educational purposes: Building Fund, Library Fund and Scholarship Fund.