A group of 22 students are elected to the Student Representative Council (SRC) at Carine Senior High School. This includes a male and female representative in each year group from Year 7 to Year 11 and ten Year 12 student prefects. The students represent their year group and the wider school community and are involved in a number of important activities that involve the following aspects:
- Positive promotion of Carine Senior High School
- Representation at meetings
- Organisation and assistance at school events
- Commitment to community service activities
Students submit nominations to form part of the Student Representative Council and Year 12 Head Boy and Head Girl at the beginning of Term 3 each year. Selection for the SRC includes a written nomination, vote and interview process. Nominating for Head Boy and Head Girl includes a speech to peers and school leaders at the annual Prefect’s Dinner. Successful students are announced at the annual Mega Life Week Whole School Assembly in Week 8 of term.