Miami State High School is an Independent Public School. As a result, it has a School Council that has been duly constituted. Information regarding Independent Public Schools can be located here - Education Queensland Independent Public Schools.
A School Council is different from and separate to the P&C. School Councils Queensland provides a useful table of similarities and differences.
The current Chairperson of the School Council at Miami High is Mr John Campbell.
Mr Campbell is the Parent Member on the Council and is a lawyer and nationally accredited mediator. Mr Campbell has a long history with the school, having been its School Captain in 1993. He was appointed Chair of the School Council on 8 November 2016. Mr Campbell, together with staff from the school, have attended specialised training in relation to the establishment and operation of school councils.