Our School Council represents the views of our pupils. It gives children the opportunity to make their voices heard and feel part of the whole school community.
Each year we are run school council as an after school club. Each class will be asked to elect just one school council member to attend this club. In the next term, the representative can either choose to stand again or they can decide to stand down. If there is more than one class member wishing to stand then candidates give a short speech saying why they think they are the best candidate – following which there will be an anonymous class election.
So far this year, School Council have
In order to address the on-going litter problem in our school, the children decided to create their own Litter song to the tune of ’10 Green bottles’ They then sang this in both Celebration assemblies to the whole school. They then designed stickers to give to their classmates when they were seen being eco-friendly in the playground. The ongoing impact of this is to reduce the amount of litter being left in our outside areas.
School Council will be working on three projects for the rest of the term: