We aim to:
- Increase Pupil Voice
- Help lots of people
- Represent the view of all pupils
- Raise funds for different causes and charities
- Listen to others to improve our school
- Share ideas
- Put good ideas into action
An inclusive, structured, forum for discussion and decision-making
A means for children to raise issues and concerns
A means to consult all pupils
Why have a School Council?
To help children develop responsible attitudes
To improve behaviour
To give children hands-on experience of issues in the National Curriculum, including PHSE and Citizenship
To create a feeling of belonging, encourage listening to others and develop self-confidence
To improve pupil/teacher relationships
How does the School Council work?
The Class 6 members lead the meetings
Class representatives bring issues to the School Council
When do School Council meetings take place?
Usually every two weeks.
How can I raise an issue?
Tell your class representative- your point will be raised at the next meeting
How do I find out what happened?
Class representatives will feed back to their class as soon as possible.